These media sources are slightly to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes) to favor conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the National Post Right-Center Biased based on story selection that favors the right and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 18/180
Founded in 1998, The National Post is a Canadian English-language broadsheet newspaper. The paper is the flagship publication of Postmedia Network, and is published Tuesdays through Saturdays. The current editor is Anne Marie Owens.
Funded by / Ownership
The National Post is owned by Post Media, which owns several right leaning media outlets throughout Canada. The newspaper is funded through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The National Post publishes news about Canada and the World. Most Canadian news is from the Canadian Free Press and world news from the Associated Press. Toronto news comes from local journalists and politics comes from a variety of sources that lean right. Editorially, Post Media mostly supports the consensus of science with climate change, but does present doubts. In general, National Post has a slight right lean through support of President Trump.
A factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate National Post Right-Center Biased based on story selection that favors the right and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 11/5/2016) Updated (4/6/2019)