New York Post Bias and Reliability Overview

New York Post is a daily newspaper founded in 1801 by Alexander Hamilton as The New-York Evening Post. It has an average daily circulation of 190,000, and the website records more than 79 million visits each month. Owned by News Corp., the tabloid newspaper is based in New York City. Ad Fontes Media rates New York Post in the skews right category of bias and as mixed reliability in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are New York Post’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 33.26

Bias: 12.83

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URLBiasReliability
VP Harris to campaign for California Gov. Newsom as recall race heats up2.6743.67
Austin, Blinken huddle with Afghan prez as Taliban advance speeds up344.67
GOP Senate candidate J.D. Vance blames ‘childless left’ for culture wars18.6724.33
GOP vows to halt Biden judicial appointments if it retakes Senate1441
Kamala Harris under water in latest polling amid surging border crisis and veep office gripes10.6734.33
Tucker Carlson’s ‘unmasking’ claim confirmed by NSA investigators: report1136.33
Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race835.33
Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis9.6737.33
Bizarre arrest of FBI agent spotlights accusations of bureau corruption12.6732.33
Israel claims Pfizer COVID vaccine less effective against Delta variant041.33
Dozens of parkgoers hospitalized after chemical leak at Texas Six Flags045.33
Woman horrifies beachgoers with Hitler and swastika tattoos040.67
Republicans blast Schumer deadline for infrastructure vote4.6745
Surgeon general expects more indoor mask mandates amid Delta variant047.33
Riot police break up dueling transgender rights protests outside LA spa044.33
Shooting halts Washington Nationals game, causes chaos inside stadium046.67
Crazy video shows moment fairgoers rush to stop carnival ride from toppling over142.67
Eric Adams’ win in high-crime areas proves liberals are out of touch1128
Disingenuous defenses of critical race theory9.3328
Dem says party will lose House unless filibuster is squashed to pass election bill5.3341.33
Taliban make rapid gains in Afghanistan, raise fears of humanitarian crisis3.6743.67
Statue of Lewis & Clark and Sacagawea toppled in Charlottesville640
Parents who pledged $1.35M to Florida Catholic school sue over it going ‘woke’442
Kamala Harris is a real-life bumbling ‘Veep’15.6727.67
Rep. Maxine Waters drags the Declaration of Independence on July 4th11.839.8