A questionable source exhibits one or more of the following: extreme bias, consistent promotion of propaganda/conspiracies, poor or no sourcing to credible information, a complete lack of transparency and/or is fake news. Fake News is the deliberate attempt to publish hoaxes and/or disinformation for the purpose of profit or influence (Learn More). Sources listed in the Questionable Category may be very untrustworthy and should be fact checked on a per article basis. Please note sources on this list are not considered fake news unless specifically written in the reasoning section for that source. See all Questionable sources.
Overall, we the Conservative Post Questionable based on Extreme Right Wing Bias, promotion of propaganda and conspiracy theories as well as the publication of Fake News.
Reasoning:Extreme Right, Propaganda, Conspiracy, Fake News Country: USA World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
Founded in 2013, The Conservative Post is a news and opinion website with a far right/conservative perspective that covers politics, culture, entertainment, faith and end times. Like most Questionable sources their isn’t an about page, nor any indication of who owns the site or writes the articles.
Although the Conservative Post does not list ownership, a simple Google search reveals the website is held by Conservative Post LLC and registered to Robert Saunders from Dallas, Texas. The website is funded through online advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Conservative Post always utilizes over the top sensational headlines such as these:
All stories strongly favor the right and denigrate the left. In many cases the Conservative Post disproportionately publishes articles that are negative towards Muslims and minorities. When it comes to sourcing, the Conservative Post often uses far right or Questionable sources such as Western Journal or RedState. The Conservative Post is also listed on factcheck.org’s fake news list.
Overall, we the Conservative Post Questionable based on Extreme Right Wing Bias, promotion of propaganda and conspiracy theories as well as the publication of Fake News. (7/18/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 3/20/2020)