Digital Journal

Digital Journal - Least Biased - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEAST BIASED

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  • Overall, we rate Digital Journal as least biased and high for factual reporting based on proper sources and a clean fact-check record.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

Digital Journal is a Canadian Internet news service that blends professional contributions with user-submitted content focusing on Canada, the USA, and Europe. According to their about page, “Digital Journal is recognized as a pioneer and leader in social news, blending professional content with high-quality user-generated contributions to inform our audience about what’s happening around the world.”

Read our profile on Canadian Media and Government.

Funded by / Ownership

Digital Journal Inc., based in Toronto, Canada, owns the Digital Journal. Advertising and sponsored content generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, Digital Journal uses citizen journalists for news reporting and Op-Eds. All articles reviewed were well-sourced and used minimally loaded language such as this Australia will not send officials to Beijing Olympics: PM. Digital Journal also aggregates news from the least biased AFP, such as the one listed.

Editorially, op-eds are clearly labeled and usually favor the left, such as this Op-Ed: Trump gets his wish — A political Civil War is brewing in Georgia. In general, they republish the least biased AFP and minimize editorials.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate Digital Journal as least biased and high for factual reporting based on proper sources and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 1/21/2018) Updated (08/28/2022)

Source: https://www.digitaljournal.com/

Last Updated on August 28, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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