Occupy Democrats Bias and Reliability Overview

Occupy Democrats is a political organization and website founded in 2012 to counterbalance the U.S. Tea Party movement. Founded by Rafael and Omar Rivero, the site now claims to lead the largest active community of Democratic voters. The movement is very active on Facebook, where it has more than 10 million followers. Ad Fontes Media rates Occupy Democrats in the hyper-partisan left 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 Occupy Democrats’ overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 23.41

Bias: -24.15

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
Louie Gohmert canonizes Capitol rioters as “political prisoners” in deranged speech-19.6724
House GOP leader slams Biden for having a normal sleep schedule-21.6722.67
No, there is no “Biden Border Crisis” and calling it that plays into Republican racism-21.525
Marjorie Taylor-Greene runs and hides behind Trump’s skirts as backlash grows-16.6730.67
Donald Trump Jr. hit with scathing backlash after his hypocritical attack on The Lincoln Project-2435.67
Scottish Parliament to vote this week on launching financial probe of Trump’s golf resorts funding-1041.33
Texas Supreme Court delivers a massive setback to the GOP in curbside voting decision-24.3328.33
Trump tries to pay tribute to Sean Connery, but makes it all about himself-24.6719.33
Trump makes desperate last-minute pitch to supporters at frigid Michigan rally-2916.67
Trump calls for boycott of iconic American company for banning MAGA hats at work-24.3322
Ex-DHS official reveals Trump wanted to trade “dirty and poor” Puerto Rico for Greenland-2033.33
The White House refuses to say whether or not Trump will accept results of the election-25.3331.67
Trump praises QAnon conspiracy and appears to endorse it-28.6728.67
Bill Barr squirms after Democrat calls him out for doing Trump’s bidding to his face-2320
Jim Jordan sends Barr hearing off the rails with wild rant about Obama-3219
Trump speech turns bizarre as he struggles to attack Democrats: “What have they done with cows?”-3220
Video shows Black actor pinned by the neck and chained to floor by police-14.1242.75
Trump says Fox News is wrong about Portland but it’s “to complicated” to explain in a Tweet-2636.67
Meghan McCain Responds To Reports Trump Made Fun Of Her Father’s Physicality-17.3334.33
The Deadliest Mass Shooting In U.S. History Just Happened In Vegas, Suspect Identified-6.7546.5
This Rep. Just Told CNN Why Sanctuary Cities Are Really “Fourth Amendment Cities”-25.522
Trump Just Tried To Screw The Middle Class. The NY Times’ Response Is Perfect-23.3327
An NRA-Sponsored Band Played At The Las Vegas Music Festival Right Before The Shooting-22.7518
Reports just revealed the first concrete link between Trump campaign and Russian military intelligence-1823.25
Trump just hired a man famous for covering up sexual abuse to a top White House job-2916.75