Sojourners (Soho)

Last updated on April 25th, 2021 at 08:05 pm

Sojourners (Soho) - Left Center Bias - Liberal - Democrat - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEFT-CENTER BIAS

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  • Overall, we rate Sojourners Left-Center Bias based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA (45/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Organization/Foundation
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

Sojourners magazine is a progressive monthly publication of the Christian social justice organization Sojourners, which arose out of the Sojourners Community. It was first published in 1971 under the original title of The Post-American. The magazine publishes editorials and articles on Christianity and politics, the church and social issues, social justice, and Christian living. According to their about page, “Sojourners is an independent, award-winning print and online magazine of faith, culture, and politics. Our mission is to inspire hope and action by articulating the biblical call to racial and social justice, life and peace, and environmental stewardship.” The current editor-in-chief is Sandi Villarreal.

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Funded by / Ownership

Sojourners Magazine is owned and published by Sojourners, a nonprofit organization. Advertising, grants, donations, and subscriptions generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

Sojourners covers politics, Christianity, culture, social justice, and the environment. Articles and headlines often hold a Christian-Left bias and utilize loaded emotional language such as this U.S. POLICING IS BROKEN. CHRISTIANS MUST REIMAGINE PUBLIC SAFETY and TIME FOR SOME GOOD NEWS TO THE POOR. Articles reviewed are usually properly sourced and align with the Democratic party politically.

Editorially, Sojourners aligns with the left, especially as it pertains to social justice and climate change. In general, the news is reported factually and with a moderate left-leaning bias.

Failed Fact Checks

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Overall, we rate Sojourners Left-Center Bias based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/2/2017) Updated (4/25/2021)

Source: https://sojo.net/

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