Ottawa Citizen

RIGHT-CENTER BIAS 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 Ottawa Citizen Right-Center biased based on some favoritism toward right-leaning politics and High for factual reporting due to a clean fact check record. Detailed Report Factual Reporting: HIGH Country: Canada World Press Freedom Rank: Canada 16/180 History Founded in 1845, The Ottawa Citizen is an English-language daily broadsheet newspaper owned by Postmedia Network in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The Ottawa Citizen has changed ownership many times over the years and with each change, there was a new direction in editorial bias. The current editor is Michelle Richardson. Read our profile on Canada’s government and media. Funded by / Ownership The Ottawa Citizen is owned by PostMedia, which owns several right-leaning media outlets throughout Canada. According to a report in the left-leaning CanadaLand, PostMedia has directed its publications to be more “reliably conservative.” The newspaper is funded through advertising and subscription fees. Chatham Asset Management, a New Jersey-based hedge fund holds … Continue reading Ottawa Citizen