Canadaland

Canadaland - Left Center Bias - Liberal - Democrat - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEFT-CENTER BIAS

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 appeals 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 Canadaland Left-Center biased based on story selection that slightly favors the left and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: Canada
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

According to their about page, “CANADALAND is a news site and podcast network funded by its audience. Our primary focus is on media criticism and media reporting.  Further, CANADALAND is a member of the National News Media Council, an “independent organization established to deal with acceptable journalistic practices and ethical behavior.”

Read our review on Canada’s media and government.

Funded by / Ownership

CANADALAND Inc. is registered as a limited liability corporation with the Province of Ontario. Subscription fees generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, Canadaland reports news on their website with moderately loaded language such as The King Of Canadian Conservative Shitposting. Canadaland works to expose false information and misreporting by the media. Although they cover both sides of politics, they tend to favor the left through story selection. All information is well-sourced, and a factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate Canadaland Left-Center biased based on story selection that slightly favors the left and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D.Van Zandt 3/24/2018) Updated (05/13/2022)

Source: https://www.canadaland.com/

Last Updated on May 13, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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