A questionable source exhibits one or more of the following: extreme bias, consistent promotion of propaganda/conspiracies, poor or no sourcing to credible information, a complete lack of transparency and/or is fake news. Fake News is the deliberate attempt to publish hoaxes and/or disinformation for the purpose of profit or influence (Learn More). Sources listed in the Questionable Category may be very untrustworthy and should be fact checked on a per article basis. Please note sources on this list are not considered fake news unless specifically written in the reasoning section for that source. See all Questionable sources.
- Overall, we rate Washington Free Press Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, poor sourcing, a complete lack of transparency and publication of fake news. This not a credible source on any level.
Reasoning: Extreme Right, Poor Sourcing, Lack of Transparency, Fake News
Founded in 2019, Washington News Press in news blog under the domain fibrohealthnews.com. The website completely lacks transparency as they do not have an about page, disclose ownership or provide names authors.
Funded by / Ownership
Washington News Press does not disclose ownership and revenue is generated through advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Washington News Press appears to copy and paste news articles from other sources and publish them. For example, this story was republished on May 4, 2020 even though it was originally posted in 2014. Story selection always favors the right and frequently uses loaded emotional wording such as this: Brett Kavanaugh Casts Deciding Vote, Ends 9th Circuit Court Reign of Terror On Key Issue. This story is unsourced. In general, Washington News Press publishes news that is far right biased and often not factual.
Failed Fact Checks
Overall, we rate Washington Free Press Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, poor sourcing, a complete lack of transparency and publication of fake news. This not a credible source on any level. (D. Van Zandt 5/5/2020)