Concerned Women for America – Bias and Credibility

Concerned Women for America - Right Bias - Fake News - Hate Group - Questionable - Not CredibleFactual Reporting: Low - Not Credible - Not Reliable - Fake News - Bias


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  • In short, this is an extreme right Christian biased group that advocates for discrimination against LGBTQ and hence is a very questionable source.

Detailed Report

Reasoning: Propaganda, Hate Group
Factual Reporting: LOW
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Organization/Foundation
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY


Concerned Women for America (CWA) is a socially conservative Christian non-profit women’s activist group in the United States. Headquartered in Washington D.C., the CWA is heavily involved in many social and political movements, through which it aims to support and incorporate Christian ideology. The CWA identifies itself as an amalgam of “policy experts and activists” whose anti-feminist approach to politics bolsters its mission to “protect and promote Biblical values among all citizens.” The current CEO and President is Penny Young Nance.

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Funded by / Ownership

The CWA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public policy women’s organization. Funding comes from donations, with millions derived from organizations connected to the Koch Brothers and anti-LGBT organizations.

Analysis / Bias

Essentially, Concerned Women for America is an anti-feminist group that is 100% opposed to abortion and is vehemently opposed to equal rights for LGBTQ. In fact, the Southern Poverty Law Center has them classified as an anti-gay hate group. CWA also publishes a blog on its website that is pro-right wing and against anything related to the left or feminism, such as this Supporting Women, Promoting Life.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the last 5 years.

In short, this is an extreme right Christian biased group that advocates for discrimination against LGBTQ and hence is a very questionable source. (D. Van Zandt 8/18/2017) Updated (07/18/2022)


Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check

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