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.
Factual Reporting: MIXED
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 2014, Political Dig is a political news and investigative reporting website. Unfortunately, we could not find the contact or about page to describe their mission or credentials.
Funded by / Ownership
Again, Political Dig does not disclose ownership or funding, however there is advertising on all pages of the website.
Analysis / Bias
Political dig utilizes loaded language and sensationalized headlines such as “NEWS‘F*cking Steve Bannon Is Taking Credit For My Election’: Trump Is Going Berserk Right Now, and they present a strongly left biased perspective with their coverage. Political dig typically sources to mostly credible information, however they sometimes use sources that we have rated mixed for factual reporting.
Overall, we rate Political Dig as left biased based on story selection and loaded language that favors the left. While they do source their information to mostly credible sources they do sometimes use sources that we have rated mixed, plus there isn’t any information about the authors, therefore we rate them mixed for factual reporting. (M. Huitsing 8/18/2017) Updated (11/30/2018)