Daily Source Bias Check: Advocate


Advocate - Left Bias, CredibleLEFT BIAS

These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward liberal causes through story selection and/or political affiliation.  They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports and omit reporting of information that may damage liberal causes. Some sources in this category may be untrustworthy. See all Left Bias sources.

Factual Reporting: HIGH

Notes: The Advocate is an American LGBT-interest magazine, printed bi-monthly and available by subscription. The Advocate brand also includes a website. Both magazine and website have an editorial focus on news, politics, opinion, and arts and entertainment of interest to lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender (LGBT) people. The Advocate has left leaning political bias in reporting and subject matter. Does not use a lot of loaded words and is usually factual and well sourced. (8/23/2016) Updated (7/6/2017)



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1 Comment on Daily Source Bias Check: Advocate

  1. I think the fact that so many consider The Advocate far to the left shows that the general public have little grasp of what the politics of “left” and “right” mean.

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