These media sources are slight to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals 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 Opposing Views Right-Center biased based on story selection that moderately favors the right. We also rate them Mixed for factual reporting due to poor sources such as the Daily Mail and sensationalized headlines.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER Factual Reporting: MIXED Country: USA Press Freedom Rating:MOSTLY FREE Media Type: Website Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: MEDIUM CREDIBILITY
Founded in 2001, Opposing Views (also known as OV) is an American digital news website headquartered in Los Angeles. According to their about page, “Opposing Views provides balanced coverage in an increasingly partisan media climate. We give an unfiltered look at politics, societal issues, international affairs, and culture to help you make informed decisions on what matters most.”
Tikuno Media LLC owns Opposing Views. Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Opposing Views presents original and aggregated news articles from across the political spectrum, with the primary theme being sensationalized stories designed to garner clicks. Here are some sample headlines and stories:
Overall, we rate Opposing Views Right-Center biased based on story selection that moderately favors the right. We also rate them Mixed for factual reporting due to poor sources such as the Daily Mail and sensationalized headlines. (D. Van Zandt 5/15/2017) Updated (03/12/2022)