These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using an 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 Star Democrat as Least Biased based on balanced reporting and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing.
Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1799, The Star Democrat is an American newspaper published and mainly distributed in Easton, Maryland, in Talbot County, as well as in the surrounding counties of Caroline; Dorchester, Queen Anne’s, and Kent. Read our profile on the United States government and media.
Funded by / Ownership
The Adams Publishing Group, LLC owns the Star Democrat. The paper is funded through a subscription and advertising model.
Analysis / Bias
The Star Democrat reports local news through journalists and national news via the Associated Press. There is minimal use of loaded words, and all information is sourced properly. Editorially, there is a balance between left and right views, with perhaps a slight lean left in total number.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate The Star Democrat as Least Biased based on balanced reporting and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing. (D. Van Zandt 7/22/2018) Updated (01/09/2023)
Last Updated on January 9, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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