Last updated on November 6th, 2020 at 08:13 pm
These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal 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 liberal causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Left-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate The Voice of San Diego Left-Center Biased based on story selection and editorial positions that moderately favor the left. 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
Founded in 2005, the Voice of San Diego is a nonprofit news organization focused on issues affecting the San Diego region. They are online only. According to their about page “we reveal why things are the way they are and expose facts that people in power might not want out there. We also take the time to explain complex local public policy issues so you can be engaged and make good decisions.”
Funded by / Ownership
The Voice of San Diego is a non-profit that generates revenue through advertising, donations and subscriptions.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Voice of San Diego covers local news, entertainment, lifestyle, and politics for the greater San Diego area. Articles and headlines often contain minimal to moderately loaded wording such as this Demand for Housing Solutions Has Reached New Heights. When it comes to politics they are often negative toward the right such as this Politics Report: The Trump Conundrum. In general, the news is reported factual with a left-leaning bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate The Voice of San Diego Left-Center Biased based on story selection and editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (11/12/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 11/06/2020)