Credibility

Best Covid-19 News Sources of 2020

Many have noted that the Covid-19 pandemic was accompanied by an “infodemic” — a flood of related news and information that played a large role in how different populations responded to the virus....
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Credibility

What Are the Best Conservative News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every...
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Credibility

What Are the Best Nonpartisan News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every...
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Credibility

What Are the Best Left-Leaning News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every...
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Energy

Why Did Texas Lose Power?

On February 16, as many as 4.5 million Texans, or about 1 in 6, were without power as the state plunged into record sub-freezing temperatures. For a state that prides itself on energy production...
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Finance

Does GameStop Prove the Stock Market Is Rigged?

Just weeks ago, the share price for GameStop, a brick-and-mortar retailer of video games, saw its shares go from $17 to $483 before plummeting back down to around $50 within the span of a month....
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Company news

Announcing: The Factual App for Apple and Android Devices

Since launching The Factual's daily newsletter, the number one request from readers has been for a mobile app to get unbiased news on their phones. So I'm delighted to announce that today, The...
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Research

Covid-19’s Economic Costs and the Stimulus Debate

At the center of the ongoing tug-of-war in Congress over the next round of economic recovery efforts are competing perceptions about whether and how Americans need economic support. The country...
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6 min read
Credibility - Mar 3, 2021

What Are the Best Conservative News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every day over the course of the...
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6 min read
Credibility - Mar 3, 2021

What Are the Best Nonpartisan News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every day over the course of the...
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7 min read
Credibility - Mar 3, 2021

What Are the Best Left-Leaning News Sources for Covid-19?

2020 was a record year, not least because of the enormous influx of Covid-related news. By our calculations, as many as 500 articles were published by major local and national news outlets every day over the course of the...
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10 min read
Energy - Feb 26, 2021

Why Did Texas Lose Power?

On February 16, as many as 4.5 million Texans, or about 1 in 6, were without power as the state plunged into record sub-freezing temperatures. For a state that prides itself on energy production and independence, the sudden...
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11 min read
Finance - Feb 14, 2021

Does GameStop Prove the Stock Market Is Rigged?

Just weeks ago, the share price for GameStop, a brick-and-mortar retailer of video games, saw its shares go from $17 to $483 before plummeting back down to around $50 within the span of a month. The story gripped the media...
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3 min read
Company news - Feb 9, 2021

Announcing: The Factual App for Apple and Android Devices

Since launching The Factual's daily newsletter, the number one request from readers has been for a mobile app to get unbiased news on their phones. So I'm delighted to announce that today, The Factual's app is live for both ...
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10 min read
Research - Feb 5, 2021

Covid-19’s Economic Costs and the Stimulus Debate

At the center of the ongoing tug-of-war in Congress over the next round of economic recovery efforts are competing perceptions about whether and how Americans need economic support. The country has deep economic divergences,...
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9 min read
Research - Jan 29, 2021

How Real Is "Cancel Culture?"

Have you ever felt uncomfortable sharing your opinion on politics — whether online or with friends? If so, you’re not alone. Americans are becoming increasingly cautious about sharing their political opinions. In a recent ...
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21 min read
Research - Jan 24, 2021

Insurrection, Siege, Riot: The Words Used to Describe the January 6 Capitol Attack

The words media outlets use to describe events play a large role in shaping public perception of those events. As January 6 unfolded on Capitol Hill, there was a rapid shift in language, from “protesters,” “supporters,” and “...
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