Last updated on July 8th, 2020 at 11:15 am
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 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Right-Center biased based on editorial positions that favor the right and High for factual news reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 1811, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, also known as “the Trib,” was the second-largest daily printed newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the United States until it transitioned to an all-digital format on December 1, 2016, as triblive.com.
Funded by / Ownership
The website is owned by Trib Total Media. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, local news is covered with minimal bias by reporters on the ground, and national/world news is aggregated from a variety sources including the Associated Press and Washington Post. Editorially, there is a right-leaning bias as most stories favor the right. In general, the news is reported factually with a right-leaning bias editorially.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Right-Center biased based on editorial positions that favor the right and High for factual news reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (7/16/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 4/20/2020)