AllSides Balanced Search reveals information and ideas from all sides of the political spectrum so you can get the full picture.
Everyone is biased — and that's okay. Unbiased news doesn't exist. But hidden media bias misleads, manipulates and divides us. AllSides Media Bias Ratings™ make media bias transparent, helping you to easily identify different perspectives so you can get the full picture and think for yourself.
Aug 23 2023
Immigration is such a contentious issue that readers can often tell the position of a journalist or media outlet on the issue in the first few sentences of an article. From illegal alien to undocumented migrant, there are a variety of words used to describe immigration that portray media bias.
AllSides analyzed 100 articles from outlets across the AllSides Media Bias Chart™ onAllSides Staff
Aug 20 2018
On Sunday, AllSides posted a headline roundup titled, "Facebook Apologizes After PragerU Says the Social Media Site "Heavily Censored" Its Videos." You may have noticed the headline roundup did not include any Left or Center media outlets:
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AllSides rates PragerU as a Right media bias, and only Right-Julie Mastrine
Jun 20 2023
TIME’s AllSides Media Bias Rating™ was confirmed as Lean Left in our May 2023 Blind Bias Survey.
On a scale of -9 to +9 with 0 representing Center, respondents on average rated TIME as -2.31, which is in the Lean Left category.
Respondents who rated their own bias as Left, Lean Left, Center or Lean Right rated TIME as Lean Left; respondents on the Right ratedAllSides Staff
Jul 07 2022
Politico’s AllSides Media Bias Rating™ was rated as Center in our May 2022 Blind Bias Survey. The rating, which differed from AllSides' rating of Lean Left for Politico, triggered an Editorial Review. AllSides opted to keep Politico's rating as Lean Left.
Compared to Blind Bias Surveys, Editorial Reviews allow an expert panel to see much more content from the outlet taken over aAllSides Staff
Feb 07 2019
Updated Oct. 26, 2023
In our hyperpolarized society, people often disparage or boycott brands that work with, are run by, or receive funding from people, groups or institutions whose politics they disagree with.
Well, if that describes you, you should probably hate or boycott AllSides – whether you are on the right, left or even center.
We are not actuallyJohn Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Mar 18 2022
Newsweek’s bias rating was confirmed as Center in the February 2022 AllSides Blind Bias Survey. On average, the 964 survey respondents across the political spectrum rated Newsweek as Center, confirming AllSides’ existing media bias rating of the outlet.
There was a partisan divide in Newsweek’s results — Democrats perceived Newsweek as Lean Right while Republicans perceived Newsweek asAllSides Staff
Oct 24 2022
NBC News’ AllSides Media Bias Rating™ was confirmed as Lean Left in our August 2022 Blind Bias Survey of Americans across the political spectrum.
On a scale of -9 to +9 with 0 representing Center, respondents on average rated NBC News’ bias as -2.55, putting it in the Lean Left media bias category.The box plot in the visualization above represents the interquartile range, or AllSides Staff
Apr 11 2023
Update: On April 10, Twitter changed NPR's designation from "US state-affiliated media" to "Government-funded Media." On April 12, NPR announced it would stop posting on the platform; NPR CEO John Lansing cited "a shadow of negativity," saying, "I have lost my faith in the decision-making at Twitter."
In April 2023, Twitter added a “US state-affiliated media” tag to NPR’s (Lean LeftAllSides Staff
Aug 25 2023
As weather-related events like wildfires, droughts, and hot summer temperatures have made headlines in recent years, debates and disagreements across the political spectrum abound about climate change.
In general, left-rated media conveys the belief that climate change is human-caused and an urgent threat, and that climate science proves this. Their coverage conveys that carbonJulie Mastrine