Ad Fontes Media is a public benefit corporation with a mission to make news consumers smarter and news media better.
This is a tall order, because we have a big problem in our news media landscape: too much junk news. Junk news is like junk food, and just like junk food has caused massive health epidemics in our country, junk news is causing a massive polarization epidemic.
We are optimistic that together, we can rise to this challenge. It is imperative that we do.
A problem this big requires a multi-pronged solution and participation from all the stakeholders in good journalism. Our focus is on the following:
We rate news content for reliability and bias and provide products and services for the following stakeholders: