Last updated on November 23rd, 2020 at 01:17 pm
These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward conservative 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 reporting of information that may damage conservative causes. Some sources in this category may be untrustworthy. See all Right Bias sources.
- Overall, we rate Conservative Today Right Biased and Mixed for factual reporting based on the use of poor sources and a lack of transparency.
Factual Reporting: MIXED
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
According to the Conservative Today about page they are an “online news source for today’s conservatives. It covers current events surrounding the seven cultural mountains of government, media, entertainment, religion, business, education, and family. While the news is viewed through a conservative lens, we strive to separate fact from fiction and draw a distinct line between truth and opinion.”
The website lacks transparency as they do not disclose ownership.
Funded by / Ownership
Conservative Today lacks transparency as they do not disclose ownership. Revenue is derived through advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, all articles favor the right through strong emotional wording and story selection. Conservative Today sources information, but many times they select right biased factually mixed sources such as The Daily Caller and The Daily Wire. Further, they have promoted the debunked Clinton uranium conspiracy. As of 2020, they are minimally publishing new content and therefore we maintain their rating.
Failed Fact Checks
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Overall, we rate Conservative Today Right Biased and Mixed for factual reporting based on the use of poor sources and a lack of transparency. (D. Van Zandt 12/17/2017) Updated (11/23/2020)