Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA (45/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1987, the Miami New Times (MNT) is the online version of the local newspaper of the same name. Most of the site’s content is, as one would expect, Miami-specific. The current editor is Tom Finkel.
Funded by / Ownership
The Miami New Times is owned by Voice Media Group, which owns several alternative newsweeklies. Revenue is derived through advertising and sponsored content.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Miami New times covers arts, culture, and news concerning the Miami area. Most stories are factual and presented with a left-leaning bias such as this Florida: Where Vaccine Distribution Is Gamified, Everyone Is Confused, and We All Must Compete. After reviewing 10+ stories we have determined that his source is left-center biased and have adjusted accordingly.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate Miami New Times Left-Center biased based on editorial positions that favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper soucing and a clean fact check record. (D. Kelley 3/4/2017) Updated (3/19/2021)