A Voice for Men

Last updated on March 10th, 2021 at 07:01 pm

A voice for Men - Men's Right, Anti-Feminist - Right Biased - Fake News - not credible

Factual Reporting: Low - Not Credible - Not Reliable - Fake News - Bias


QUESTIONABLE SOURCE

A questionable source exhibits one or more of the following: extreme bias, consistent promotion of propaganda/conspiracies, poor or no sourcing to credible information, a complete lack of transparency and/or is fake news. Fake News is the deliberate attempt to publish hoaxes and/or disinformation for the purpose of profit or influence (Learn More). Sources listed in the Questionable Category may be very untrustworthy and should be fact-checked on a per-article basis. Please note sources on this list are not considered fake news unless specifically written in the reasoning section for that source. See all Questionable sources.

  • Overall, we rate A Voice for Men (AVFM) Right Biased and questionable based on the promotion of the misleading claim that men are being oppressed. While male privilege is being reduced through education and other factors, this is not an indication of oppression, but rather a closing of the inequity gap.

Detailed Report

Reasoning: Poor Sourcing, False Claims, Misinformation
Bias Rating: RIGHT
Factual Reporting: LOW
Country: USA (45/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY

History

Founded in 2009, A Voice for Men (AVFM) is a men’s human rights advocacy site run by Paul Elam, the titular leader of the men’s rights movement in America. AVFM is not so much a news source as an extended blog and echo chamber consisting primarily of op-ed style content decrying the feminist movement and touting what Mr. Elam and other contributors see as the persecution of males in a female-run society. According to their mission page “It is the mission of A Voice for Men to provide education and encouragement to men and boys; to lift them above the din of misandry, to reject the unhealthy demands of gynocentrism in all its forms, and to promote their mental, physical and financial well-being without compromise or apology.”

Read our profile on United States government and media.

Funded by / Ownership

A Voice for Men is owned by Paul Elam. Revenue is derived through advertising, sponsored content, and donations.

Analysis / Bias

In review, A Voice for Men promotes anti-feminism and male chauvinism under the guise of diminished male rights. AVFM is one of the largest Men’s Rights Group. Articles and headlines on the website often contain emotionally loaded wording that favors the right such as this President Trump’s succinct summary of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. For most articles reviewed there is very little external sourcing for any of the content, and what source links I did follow led only to other anti-feminism opinion pieces and sites. The content is heavily weighted against feminism, and much of it revolves around the usual men’s rights issues. Divorce, custody, child support, men’s reproductive rights, etc. While this site is not explicitly mentioned as a hate group, it does strongly promote Misogyny and cannot be considered a credible source.

Failed Fact Checks

Overall, we rate A Voice for Men (AVFM) Right Biased and questionable based on the promotion of the misleading claim that men are being oppressed. While male privilege is being reduced through education and other factors, this not an indication of oppression, but rather a closing of the inequity gap. (D. Kelley 3/4/2017) Updated (3/10/2021)

Source: https://www.avoiceformen.com/

Left vs. Right Bias: How we rate the bias of media sources

NFN-Low Biased Factual News

Video Advertisement

Share: