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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: HIGH
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180


Launched on 2008, is the online version of the the monthly print edition of Socialist Worker, which is published by the International Socialist Organization. It is modeled after the British publication of the same name. According to their about page they describe themselves “As a newspaper and now a daily Web site, Socialist Worker has been committed to giving a voice to those struggling for a better world.”

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Analysis / Bias publishes articles and analyses of current events in the world and USA from a Marxist perspective. Typically, their analysis and articles are well sourced and they utilize credible sources such as PBS, Jacobin and the Washington Post. also uses loaded language in their headlines and the body of the article that favors the left, such as “Who will go bust in the Trumponomics casino?” They occasionally utilize less known sources such as and rarely a factually mixed source such as CNN.

A factual search reveals they have not made any false claims.

Overall, when covering political issues, has a left bias in story selection and through economic theory. We also rate them high for factual reporting due to extensive sourcing and providing links to their claims. (M. Huitsing 2/26/2018) Updated (11/10/2018)


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