- Overall, we rate Conservative Underground News Questionable based on Far-right-wing bias, promotion of propaganda and conspiracies, poor sourcing, and a complete lack of transparency.
Questionable Reasoning: Conspiracy Theories, Propaganda, Poor Sourcing, Lack of Transparency
Bias Rating: FAR RIGHT
Factual Reporting: MIXED
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY
Conservative Underground News is a hyper-partisan conservative news and opinion website. The website has a 100% complete lack of transparency as there is no about page, authors are not named, the domain is registered privately, and ownership is not revealed.
Funded by / Ownership
Conservative Underground News does not disclose ownership or funding; however, they list a mailing address on its contact page: “1807 South Church St. Suite 108, PMB #221, Smithfield, VA 23430.” This address belongs to a UPS Store mailbox and Righters Group, LLC, which describes itself as a “professional fundraiser.” The Righters Group claim they raise money for “only the most deserving and effective conservative/libertarian clients raise the millions of dollars they need to fight for a freer future for all Americans.”
We have found 11 websites that share this same mailing address without disclosing ownership.
- Right News Wire
- Conservative Underground News
- Blue State Blues News
- Desantis Daily
- Renewed Right
- Patriot Pulse
- Culture Watch News
- Political Animal News
- Sports With Balls
- Unmuzzled News
- Pants on Fire News
Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
Conservative Underground News does not publish original news stories but rather interjects right-wing biased opinions around news stories. All stories favor the right and often harshly denigrate the left, such as this: Ron DeSantis was all smiles after he was handed this unexpected victory over Gavin Newsom. This story does not use hyperlinked sourcing on information they are referencing.
Editorially, all stories strongly favor the right such as this Karine Jean-Pierre is in hot water after a social media post from her past came back to bite her, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hung her head in shame after a Democrat made this massive blunder. In general, many stories on this website advance right-wing pro-Trump conspiracy theories and propaganda while sometimes using poor sources such as Breitbart.
Failed Fact Checks
- A third party has not fact-checked them.
Overall, we rate Conservative Underground News Questionable based on Far-right-wing bias, promotion of propaganda and conspiracies, poor sourcing, and a complete lack of transparency. (D. Van Zandt 09/08/2022)
Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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