Media Matters

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Media Matters for America is a progressive non-profit organization founded by former journalist David Brock. Media Matters scrutinizes news reporting and political commentary that it perceives to have a conservative bias. Conservative commentators such as Ann Coulter and Rush Limbaugh, as well as self-described independent Bill O'Reilly are often targets, but reporting from mainstream news outlets and objective news analysts that Media Matters believes to show conservative bias is also scrutinized. Through the group's web site, launched in May 2004, Media Matters describes itself as "a ... More » (Source: Wikipedia)

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Media: Online
Audience: (English)
Scope: National
Political Viewpoint: Left
Owners: nonprofit_organization
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Location: Washington, DC, US
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Edited By: Kaizar Campwala
Last Edit: Nov 16, 2006 - 3:30 PM PST
Story Stats
Top Topics: Media (180), Politics (170), Media and Politics (119), Ethics in Journalism (116), U.S. (91), Business (81), Mainstream Media (74), Presidential Election 2008 (50), Journalism (40), World (30), Republicans (29), Media Ownership (18), Obama Administration (17), Health (12), Health Care (11)...
Top Authors: Eric Boehlert (15), Jamison Foser (9), Eric Hananoki (3), No Author Listed (3), Karl Frisch (3), Matt Gertz (3), Ben Dimiero (2), Lka (2), Simon Maloy (2), Research (2), Meagan Hatcher Mays (1), Sarah Pavlus (1), Will Bunch (1), Robert Morlino (1), Coleman Lowndes (1)...
Top Formats: News Analysis (150), Opinion (29), Special Report (11), News Report (8), Investigative Report (6), Advocacy (2), News (2), Fact Check (2), Comment (2), Review (2), Press Release (1), Editorial (1), Statement (1)
 
 
 
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Overall Rating
3.8

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from 538 story reviews
Quality
3.7
Facts
3.9
Fairness
3.6
Information
3.9
Insight
4.0
Sourcing
3.9
Style
3.5
Accuracy
4.1
Balance
2.9
Context
3.7
Depth
3.6
Enterprise
3.9
Expertise
3.6
Originality
4.0
Relevance
4.2
Transparency
3.6
Responsibility
4.2
Popularity
3.5
Recommendation
3.6
Credibility
3.8
# Reviews
2.8
# Views
4.8
# Likes
1.1
# Emails
1.0
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