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 Brunswick News Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
The Brunswick News was established in 1902 and founded by brothers C.H. Leavy and L.J. Leavy. The Brunswick News is headquartered in Brunswick, Georgia and it focuses on local news as well as covering national and international news, sports, life, business, and crime stories. They have print and online editions. In addition to its daily newspaper, The Brunswick News also publishes a biweekly newspaper covering social activities called Coastal Illustrated and Golden Isles Magazine.
Funded by / Ownership
The Brunswick News is owned by Brunswick News Publishing Co.(BNP) which is owned by the Leavy family. Buff Leavy, is the president and executive editor of Brunswick News Publishing Co. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Brunswick News typically focuses on issues concerning local communities such as “Dealing with the future threat of rising seas” and articles sourced through interviews with local experts. For international news, they source the Associated Press.
Editorially, The Brunswick News publishes editorials that favor the right such as this editorial dated 2016: “Trump deserves credit for political achievements”. In another article dated 2020 they endorse Republican Donald Trump for President, “President Trump is the right choice to lead us forward”.
The Brunswick News also publishes syndicated conservative columnist articles. For example, they publish articles written by syndicated right-leaning columnist Patrick Buchanan “A dark winter for the Grand Old Party”. A quote from the article reads “Other Trump add-ons to the traditional GOP agenda remain popular with large majorities of Americans”, and “The questions of the hour are these: Will the GOP be united against an incumbent party that is moving visibly leftward and dragging the country with it — and what will Donald Trump do?” Another columnist is Star Parker who also writes for the Content Creators Agency: “Opinion: Opt out of Social Security for racial equity”. In general, the news is reported factually and with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate The Brunswick News Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (M. Huitsing 2/13/2021)