- Overall, we rate America Out Loud as far-right biased and Questionable based on the promotion of propaganda, conspiracy theories, and pseudoscience, the use of poor sources, a lack of transparency, false claims, and a failed fact check.
Questionable Reasoning: Poor Sourcing, Conspiracy Theories, Propaganda, Pseudoscience, False Claims, Lack of Transparency
Bias Rating: FAR RIGHT
Factual Reporting: LOW
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY
Founded in 2016 by Malcolm Teasdale, America Out Loud is a conservative news and opinion website that promotes conspiracy theories and pseudoscience through the website and podcasts. According to their about page, “America Out Loud has evolved into an American values media colossus, bringing you unbridled and unadulterated facts, opinions, analyses, and truer-than-life stories voiced through the magic of talk radio and print media. Critically, we’re Americans willing to research the issues and events of the day and to say what must be said to keep us all informed of the evil politics and machinations of the Marxist Left.”
Malcolm Teasdale does not use his name on the website but uses an alias called Malcolm Out Loud.
Funded by / Ownership
America Out Loud lacks transparency as they do not name Malcolm Teasdale as the owner. However, he is the owner of Malcolm Out Loud, LLC. Advertising and donations generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
America Out Loud publishes columns, podcasts, and videos from a conservative perspective. Articles and headlines often contain emotionally loaded wording Congressional Shell Game Sells America Out to China and Mexico. This story relies on credible sources such as The Verge. However, in reviewing numerous articles, we found many instances of poor sources who routinely promote conspiracy theories and false claims, such as RT, Gateway Pundit, and NOQ Report.
Editorially, all stories favor the right and are often fear-based and emotional when reporting on Marxism/globalism, such as The Legacy of Leftism: Dysfunctionality Promoted as Aberrant Normalcy. Other topics of concern for America Out Loud are critical race theory, immigration, and replacement theory.
Finally, since 2020 America Out Loud has continued to promote conspiracy theories regarding the Presidential Election of 2020 Evidence of Electoral Fraud is Mounting, Americans Must Rise to Oppose It. Further, they frequently promote disinformation and pseudoscience regarding Covid-19, such as this One mRNA, One Spike Protein, 1291 Diseases, Unlimited Ways to Die. This article is written by Dr. Peter McCullough, who frequently promotes false information regarding Covid-19. Generally, America Out Loud is a conspiracy and pseudoscience site; however, due to their hyper-partisan conservative agenda, we rate them Questionable due to strong political bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- Teens are “more likely to be hospitalized with myocarditis” from the COVID-19 vaccines than to be “hospitalized with COVID.” – False
Overall, we rate America Out Loud as far-right biased and Questionable based on the promotion of propaganda, conspiracy theories, and pseudoscience, the use of poor sources, a lack of transparency, false claims, and a failed fact check. (D. Van Zandt 08/25/2022)
Last Updated on August 25, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check