Last updated on August 2nd, 2020 at 12:28 pm
These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased sources.
- Overall, we rate The News (Mexico City) Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of content. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting, rather than High due to a lack of transparency.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: Mexico 143/180
The News is a Mexican English-language newspaper from Mexico. The News does not have an about page but the contact page indicates they are based in Mexico City and lists a group of sites they are affiliated with: Capital México, Efekto TV, Reporte Indigo, Estadio Deportes.
It appears they have not published a news story since 2019.
Funded by / Ownership
According to an article published by The News, their owner is Capital Media which is owned by the Anuar Maccise family. According to an El Pais article, the family also owns Grupo Mac Multimedia and publishes a wide variety of newspapers such as “Capital de México, the sports stadium Estadio, Diario DF, the weekly Cambio, in addition to the English-language newspaper The News” The CEO is Luis Maccise. The News (Mexico) is funded through advertising however the ownership information is not transparent.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The News (Mexico) publish headlines that typically utilize minimally loaded language such as this “Attorney: Hunger-striking immigrants forced to hydrate”. World news is typically republished through news wires such as the AP and Reuters.
Editorially, they do not publish op-eds and when reporting on politics they tend to not editorialize content: Trump predicts sharp rise in US-UK trade under Boris Johnson.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate The News (Mexico City) Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of content. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting, rather than High due to a lack of transparency. (8/12/2017) Updated (D. Van Zandt 8/2/2020)