Inside Higher Ed
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About Inside Higher Ed's Bias Rating
Inside Higher Ed is a news media source with an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Lean Left.
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Insider Higher Ed Rated Lean Left in Dec. 2021 Independent Review
An independent review of Inside Higher Ed conducted by an AllSides staffer in December 2021 determined that the publication has a Lean Left bias, based on its focus on diversity and equity, its typically pro-regulation coverage of COVID-19, and a lack of conservative perspectives in its content.
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As of September 2023, people have voted on the AllSides Media Bias Rating for Inside Higher Ed. On average, those who disagree with our rating think this source has a Lean Left bias.
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As of September 2023, AllSides has low or initial confidence in our Lean left rating for Inside Higher Ed. If we perform more bias reviews and gather consistent data, this confidence level will increase.