American Greatness Bias and Reliability Overview

American Greatness is a news and opinion website created following the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The site aims to be the “leading voice of the next generation of American Conservatism.” The website records more than 2.4 million visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates American Greatness as hyper-partisan right in terms of bias and as somewhat unreliable 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 American Greatness’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 18.32

Bias: 26.05

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 URL Bias Reliability
Spirit Murder, Lizard Brains and the Abolition of Whiteness25.3323.64
A Domestic Terrorism Bill Only Antifa Could Love18.3330.68
Morning Greatness: Welcome to the Jungle21.3322.82
Blame the Left, Not Trump, for America’s Crack-Up26.6715.44
American Greatness28.3317.15
American Greatness28.3317.15
A Daring Left and a Cowed Center16.6731
A Daring Left and a Cowed Center16.6731
Ashamed of What?31.6717.52
Political Theater Won’t Work for the Right21.6726.83
Morning Greatness: Congress Certifies Biden Victory After Protestors Storm Capitol7.6738.81
Georgia Run-Off Marred By Election Irregularities24.339.17
Morning Greatness: ‘Extremist’ Trump ‘Militias’ Head to D.C. for ‘Violence’30.6711.52
Parler Popularity Surges After Election Censorship10.1231.54
These Black and Latino Trump Supporters Aren’t Shy20.6724.17
Election Night Confirmed the Polls Were Lies2227.16
A Probable and Deserved Victory2822.96
Trump’s Fight Is Far From Over in Arizona15.3339.67
The Left and NeverTrumpers Justify Murder for Political Disagreement3228.07
America as Bad as Nazi Germany?18.3325.86
Bill de Blasio Confesses to Violating NYC Permit Process to Paint Black Lives Matter Mural2239.23
Biden Denies Ever Taking a Cognitive Test After Claiming That He’s ‘Tested Constantly’22.527.72
The NHL Gets Woke2628.27
Morning Greatness: Sally Yates Spins During Judiciary Testimony26.3319.53
The Three Perils Threatening the United States29.3320.5
The Two-Step of the Elite Professors2031.63
Morning Greatness: Murderville, USA Refuses Federal Help34.3310.22
Bloviating and Hypocrisy Reign Supreme in 2020 Fight Over Immigration2929.51
Common Sense About China30.6718.85
The Death of Standards at the New York Times3013.86