These media sources are moderate 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 information that may damage liberal causes. Some sources in this category may be untrustworthy. See all Left Bias sources.
- Overall, we rate Bitch Media Left biased based on editorial and story selection that favors the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact record.
Bias Rating: LEFT
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Magazine
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1996 by Andi Zeisler and Lisa Jervis, Bitch Media is a non-profit multimedia organization based in Portland, Oregon. It is best known for producing Bitch (magazine), a quarterly publication. Bitch Media has grown to encompass several podcasts, a fellowship for up-and-coming writers, and a community lending library. Its editor-in-chief is Evette Dionne.
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Funded by / Ownership
The website and magazine are owned by Bitch Media, with revenue derived through advertising an online shop and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
Bitch Media has a left-leaning bias in story selection and political affiliation by promoting Feminist causes. All information is sourced accurately and is credible. There is only minimal use of loaded words in headlines and articles. This is a credible source of feminist information.
Update: On 4/12/2022, they announced they will cease publishing in June 2022 but will remain online as an archive.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate Bitch Media Left biased based on editorial and story selection that favors the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact record. (D. Van Zandt 4/2/2017) Updated (4/14/2022)
Last Updated on May 15, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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