Last updated on November 17th, 2020 at 04:34 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.
Factual Reporting: VERY HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: Philippines 127/180
Notes: Founded in March 2008, VERA Files is published by veteran Filipino journalists taking a deeper look into current Philippine issues. According to the website “VERA Files tracks the false claims, flip-flops, misleading statements of public officials and figures, and debunks them with factual evidence. Guided by the code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network at Poynter, a global alliance of fact-checkers committed to advance accountability journalism. This project is supported by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).”
In review, this is a reliable fact checker that uses the international standard for fact-checking. Vera Files is a least biased source that is very high in factual reporting. (D. Van Zandt 11/4/2017)