New York Sun Bias and Reliability Overview

New York Sun is a news and commentary website focusing on politics, economics and the arts. The publication became online-only after the print edition stopped publishing in 2008 after six years. The organization bases its logo on the original Sun newspaper published in New York City from 1833 to 1950. The site, owned by TWO SL LLC, records approximately 117,000 visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates New York Sun 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 Sun’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 31.10

Bias: 13.11

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
Biden Launching A Broad Attack On Our Prosperity19.3322.33
‘Stealth Radical’? Biden’s Program Was No Secret13.3334.67
Impeaching the Voters1425
Impeachment: The Surprise Witness8.6737.33
Impeachment: McConnell’s Verdict7.3339
Biden Transition Shaping Up as a Wan Honeymoon18.3327.33
Just What ‘New’ Evidence Does Schumer Expect?14.526.17
Heads Up, Biden: FDR Saw the Folly Of Appeasement15.1727
Eye-Popping Letter Calls for Change In Iran Regime438
Why NYTimes Is Kvelling About The Free Market1029
The Trump Trial: Danger in the Senate11.7536.25
George Shultz243.33
To New President, Godspeed, Up To a Point9.3336
Why Trump Lost7.6736.67
Intra-Party Feud Of the Democrats Is Key Battle10.6737.33
Does President Biden Really Want Unity?1434.33
How To Deprogram the Sun1825.33
A ‘Bloody Sock’ Is New Pennant Of Cancel Culture1528.33
Biden’s Borrowing: A Problem For President Harris1331.33
California Dreaming?13.6727.33
The Right Move for Trump Is To Resign937.33