New York Post Bias and Reliability


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Bias: Skews Right

Reliability: Generally Reliable/Analysis OR Other Issues


Ad Fontes Media rates New York Post in the Skews Right category of bias and as Generally Reliable/Analysis OR Other Issues in terms of reliability. New York Post is a daily newspaper founded in 1801 by Alexander Hamilton as The New-York Evening Post. Owned by News Corp., the tabloid newspaper is based in New York City.

Overall Score

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

Reliability: 32.83

Bias: 9.07

Panels of analysts from Ad Fontes Media regularly review representative sample content to rate it for reliability and bias. Each panel of analysts comprises one left-leaning, one right-leaning, and one center-leaning analyst.

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

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

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to middle 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.

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 40 are generally good; scores below 24 are generally problematic. Scores between 24-40 indicate a range of possibilities, with some sources falling there because they are heavy in opinion and analysis, and some because they have a high variation in reliability between articles.

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 minimally biased, equally balanced, or exhibiting a centrist bias.

Individual Content Sample Scores

These are the most recent content samples that Ad Fontes Media analysts have rated for this source.

Content Sample URL Bias Reliability
Awkward moment Jill Biden appears to tell Joe not to sit at D-Day ceremony, but he does anyway 13.33 24
Real Housewives of New Jersey star’s ex convicted of mobbed-up beating of her new lover 0 41.67
Melania, Barron Trump spotted for first time since Donald’s historic ‘hush money’ conviction 1.67 39.67
Hunter Biden gun trial jurors shown infamous laptop first exposed by The Post in dramatic courtroom reveal 8 37.33
AT&T customers experiencing ‘nationwide issue’ affecting their ability to call non-AT&T users 0 42.33
Ben White, veteran journalist and CNBC contributor dead after brief illness, his partner announces 0 41.33
Trump considering White House advisory role for Elon Musk as they hold calls ‘several times a month’: report 3 42.67
Jewish Yale student journalist stabbed in the eye with Palestinian flag during protest 16.33 16.67
We now know the likely truth about COVID, and how scientists lied 19.33 21.67
Biden says ‘order must prevail’ in first public comments since riots at Columbia, UCLA 9.33 39.33
Biden’s new Title IX revisions are a repulsive attempt to erase biological truth 15 17
Senate Democrats kill impeachment trial of DHS chief Alejandro Mayorkas in unprecedented move 14.67 27.33
Biden ‘considering’ ending Julian Assange case — after Trump also flirted with idea 10.67 41.67
UCLA made med students attend lecture given by Hamas supporter 12.33 29.67
Federal judge rejects Trump’s bid to toss out classified docs case for now: ‘An extraordinary step’ 3.33 41.33
Two arrested after several body parts — including 2 heads— discovered outside LI school, popular park: sources 0 44.67
Michelle Obama reveals whether she will run for president 7.33 37.33
Secret files show how international group pushes shocking experimental gender surgery for minors 16.33 27.33
Texas refuses to surrender migrant-packed Shelby Park to federal authorities after Biden admin sends cease-and-desist letter 5.67 41.67
FAA’s diversity push includes focus on hiring people with ‘severe intellectual’ and ‘psychiatric’ disabilities 12.67 29
House Oversight chairman argues the Bidens ‘are the ones that got played’ by Hunter’s surprise contempt hearing cameo 9.33 37
Trump businesses got $7.8M from foreign countries while ex-prez in office, Dems say 13.67 15
Kentucky clerk Kim Davis ordered to pay additional $260K to gay couple whose marriage license she denied -2 39.33
Mets’ underwhelming offseason has left David Stearns with work to do 0 42.33
Christina Hall claps back to ‘sad’ comments asking if she’s pregnant with baby No. 4 0 32