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, this is a think tank that is strongly biased toward conservative causes through story selection and mixed factually due to poor source selection.
Factual Reporting: MIXED
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Intellectual Takeout is a think tank co-founded by . They describe themselves in their about page as an: “American think tank promoting rational discourse informed by the Western tradition. We do it primarily by engaging millions of readers on current events and Western principle.” Further, they describe what they use in order to realize their “We use our powerful communications tools to initiate millions of Americans each year into the Greco-Roman and Judeo-Christian”
Funded by / Ownership
Intellectual Takeout is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is funded through donations. The CEO is Devin Foley.
Analysis / Bias
Intellectual Takeout covers topics such as “culture, economics, education, history, philosophy, politics, and religion.” They utilize that are factually mixed such as Heritage Foundation, CNS News, and the Daily Signal. They also have a poor track record when it comes to support for the consensus of science. The majority of stories are favorable to the right and negative to the left.
Overall, this is a think tank that is strongly biased toward conservative causes through story selection and mixed factually due to poor source selection. (M. Huitsing 8/28/2017) Updated (6/13/2018)