WCVB

AllSides Media Bias Rating™: Center
18/13
Center What does this mean?

How we determined this rating:

  • Independent Review
  • Community Feedback:   ratings
  • AllSides has low or initial confidence in this bias rating.

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WCVB
Bias Rating Center
Type News Media
Region National
Website wcvb.com
What a Center Bias Rating Means

The source either does not show much media bias, displays a balance of articles with left and right biases, or equally balances left and right perspectives in its reporting.

Center doesn't mean better! A Center media bias rating does not necessarily mean a source is totally unbiased, neutral, perfectly reasonable, or credible, just as Left and Right don't necessarily mean extreme, wrong, unreasonable, or not credible. AllSides encourages people to read outlets across the political spectrum.

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About WCVB

WCVB is a news media source with an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Center.

What a "Center" Rating Means

Sources with an AllSides Media Bias Rating of Center either do not show much predictable media bias, display a balance of articles with left and right biases, or equally balance left and right perspectives.

Center doesn't mean better! A Center media bias rating does not necessarily mean a source is totally unbiased, neutral, perfectly reasonable, or credible, just as Left and Right don't necessarily mean extreme, wrong, unreasonable, or not credible. AllSides encourages people to read outlets across the political spectrum.

Learn more about Center ratings

Details

WCVB is an ABC-affiliated television station in Boston, Massachusetts. It's owned by Hearst Communications. 

An independent review of WCVB in February 2022 conducted by an AllSides team member noted a balance of coverage of various issues.

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Community Feedback

Feedback does not determine ratings, but may trigger deeper review.

As of March 2023, people have voted on the AllSides Media Bias Rating for WCVB. On average, those who disagree with our rating think this source has a Left bias.

Confidence Level

Confidence is determined by how many reviews have been applied and consistency of data.

As of March 2023, AllSides has low or initial confidence in our Center rating for WCVB. If we perform more bias reviews and gather consistent data, this confidence level will increase.

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