These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appealing to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information but may require further investigation. See all Left-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the Bowen Island Undercurrent Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.
Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Bowen Island Undercurrent is an English-language newspaper in Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada. bowenislandundercurrent.com is the online domain covering news, sports, business, and lifestyle.
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Funded by / Ownership
Glacier Media Group owns the Bowen Island Undercurrent. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscriptions.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Bowen Island Undercurrent publishes sports, weather, national, world, and local news for the greater Bown Island, BC region. Local news is reported factually and with minimal bias, such as this Amendments to Bowen’s development bylaws pass first reading. The national news is typically republished from the Canadian Press, while world news is from the Associated Press.
Editorially, the Bowen Island Undercurrent’s Op-eds favor the left with stories such as this Opinion: We have yet to see a real remedy for our broken health-care system. The paper generally offers a moderately liberal perspective and reports news factually.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Bowen Island Undercurrent Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 02/15/2023)
Last Updated on February 15, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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