These media sources are moderate 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.
- Overall, we rate The Voice Left Biased based on editorial positions that usually favor the left. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting due to one failed fact check.
Bias Rating: LEFT
Factual Reporting: MOSTLY FACTUAL
Country: United Kingdom
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1982, The Voice is a British national African-Caribbean monthly newspaper published in London, United Kingdom. According to their about page, “The Voice Newspaper is committed to celebrating black excellence, campaigning for positive change, and informing the black community on important issues.”
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Analysis / Bias
The Voice publishes news, opinions, entertainment, and lifestyle information for the African-Caribbean community in the UK. Articles and headlines do not contain loaded emotional wording like this: Taking care of your mental health from the ‘Inside Out.’ Articles are properly sourced via hyperlinks to credible sources. The website also features original world news reporting, such as this Caribbean countries are the least polluted in world.
Editorially, The Voice properly labels opinion content that moderately favors the left Lee Jasper: Surviving Boris Johnson. A quote from the article reads, “HE’S GONE. Well, sort of. I’ve written extensively on Boris’s unprincipled character and lack of ethics and moral backbone over the last 14 years.” Politically, they favor the Labour Party Black voters won it for Labour. The Voice generally reports news mostly factual and holds a moderate left-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- Usain Bolt donated $10 million, and Shakira donated $15 million to help rebuild Haiti after Hurricane Matthew. – False
Overall, we rate The Voice Left Biased based on editorial positions that usually favor the left. We also rate them Mostly Factual in reporting due to one failed fact check. (D. Van Zandt 07/19/2022)
Last Updated on July 19, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check