These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate Homeland Security News Wire Least Biased based on neutral wording and story selection, as well as High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
According to their about page “The Homeland Security News Wire is the homeland security industry’s largest online daily news publication, authoritative, in-depth analysis and coverage of the day’s most important homeland security stories.” The website does not list who and when the website was founded, but a Whois search reveals the domain was purchased in 2008. The editor-in-chief is Ben Frankel.
Funded by / Ownership
Homeland Security News Wire is owned by News Wire Publications, LLC. Funding is not disclosed, however they do provide information on how to purchase advertising space.
Analysis / Bias
Homeland Security News Wire provides news and information regarding homeland security issues. There is minimal use of loaded words in headlines and articles such as this: Netanyahu sets out new Syria Policy. All information contained in articles is well sourced to either credible mainstream media outlets or .GOV sites. A factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate Homeland Security News Wire Least Biased based on neutral wording and story selection, as well as High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing. (D. Van Zandt 7/15/2018) Updated (4/14/2020)