- Overall, we rate Worldview Weekend Far-Right Biased and a tinfoil hat conspiracy and quackery level pseudoscience website based on the promotion of right-wing propaganda and numerous false or unproven claims.
Bias Rating: RIGHT CONSPIRACY-PSEUDOSCIENCE
Factual Reporting: VERY LOW
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY
Worldview Weekend is a far-right conspiracy and pseudoscience website featuring links to their radio, tv, and news programming. Brannon Howse founded the website and network. They describe themselves as “Worldview News & Information For People That Want to Think & Understand The Times Using Reason, Logic and Context.”
Funded by / Ownership
The Worldview Weekend Foundation (Brannon Howse) owns and publishes the website and radio/video content. Advertising, donations, and a shop that sells merchandise generate revenue. The majority of advertising is from Mike Lindell’s My Pillow company. Further, the website claims that donations are tax-deductible; however, the IRS revoked their tax-exempt status in May 2021 for not disclosing tax information for three years. Despite revoking their tax-exempt status, they still advertise that donations are tax-deductible, thereby deceiving donors.
Analysis / Bias
The Worldview Weekend website publishes radio/video content and news from a far-right conservative perspective. They routinely publish fear-based conspiracy theories related to communism, such as this Three Steps Communists Are Using to Carry Out Their on-Going Revolution in America. Another example of fear-based propaganda/conspiracies is this Four Distinguished And Retired FBI Agents Warn About the Marxist Revolution in America and Within The DOJ And FBI (Part One).
As mentioned above, Worldview Weekend frequently publishes false election fraud conspiracies such as those claimed by former President Trump and Mike Lindell. They also routinely publish false or misleading information regarding Covid-19 vaccines New Evidence That Covid Vaccines Can Cause A Rare, Untreatable Brain Disorder: Worldview Report Transcript For June 21, 2022. This story is sourced from the discredited pseudoscience organization Children’s Health Defense.
Editorially, the information provided on the website favor far-right conservative perspectives such as anti-abortion, fear of globalism, anti-LGBTQ, the Great Reset, and belief in biblical prophecy. Worldview Weekend generally promotes Far-Right conspiracy theories and pseudoscience that is usually misleading, unproven, or false.
Failed Fact Checks
- The U.S. Special Forces Command seized a server farm in Frankfurt, Germany – False
- Mike Lindell’s Absolute Proof. – False
Overall, we rate Worldview Weekend Far-Right Biased and a tinfoil hat conspiracy and quackery level pseudoscience website based on the promotion of right-wing propaganda and numerous false or unproven claims. (D. Van Zandt 07/19/2022)
Last Updated on July 19, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check