These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward liberal 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 liberal causes. Some sources in this category may be untrustworthy. See all Left Bias sources.
- Overall, we rate Nation of Change far-Left Biased based on editorial positions that always favor the progressive left. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting, rather than High, due to not always aligning with the consensus of science when it comes to GMOs.
Factual Reporting: MOSTLY FACTUAL
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Nation of Change is a news and activism organization founded in 2011 and based out of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Nation of Change provides a free daily newsletter with articles from progressive writers and initiates activist calls to action. According to their about page, the mission is to “help people create a more compassionate, responsible, and value-driven world, powered by communities that focus on positive solutions to social and economic problems. We strive to accomplish this mission through fearless journalism combined with boots-on-the-ground activism in order to create real-world, actionable strategies for change.”
Funded by / Ownership
Nation of Change is a 501(c) nonprofit that is funded through donations.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Nation of Change provides a daily newsletter written from a progressive liberal perspective. The website features news stories that always favor the left and often uses moderately loaded language in their headlines and articles such as this: The Trump administration’s latest attempt to undermine science – and how to stop it. This story is sourced properly to the New York Times, Congress.gov, and the National Academy of Sciences.
Nation of Change frequently reports on the environment and takes a pro-science position regarding human-influenced climate change. However, reporting on GMOs is always negative and does not always align with the consensus of science.
Editorially, Nation of Change favors left-leaning causes such as combating climate change, feminism, anti-corporate fascism, and social justice. They frequently report negatively on conservatives such as this: The 4 biggest conservative lies about inequality and positively for socialism, ‘Socialism’ made America great. In general, Nation of Change reports news factually from a far-left progressive perspective.
Failed Fact Checks
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Overall, we rate Nation of Change far-Left Biased based on editorial positions that always favor the progressive left. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting, rather than High, due to not always aligning with the consensus of science when it comes to GMOs. (5/13/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 11/23/2019)