Overall Score

The following are Common Dreams’ overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 41.70

Bias: -17.96

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

Article URL Bias Reliability
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/20/historic-shift-second-largest-physicians-group-us-has-new-prescription-its-medicare -16.5  48.25
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/20/welp-glad-thats-settled-global-poll-finds-majority-believe-capitalism-more-harmful  -20  44.75
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/20/countering-annual-whitewash-his-legacy-progressives-remember-anti-capitalist-anti  -19.4  39.4
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/20/bernie-sanders-has-been-getting-it-right-40-years-now-says-his-movement-we-are-going  -19.8  32.4
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/20/blaming-flawed-and-sexist-capitalist-system-oxfam-report-finds-2153-billionaires  -16.75  45.25
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/29/condemning-nafta-20-giveaway-fossil-fuel-industry-sanders-vows-immediately  -15.5  42.25
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/29/wewantwitnesses-trends-protesters-demand-fair-trial-and-end-gop-cover  -17.25

 48.75

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/29/watershed-moment-guardian-applauded-banning-ads-fossil-fuel-companies -15.67

49.33

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/29/huge-bernie-sanders-endorses-progressive-primary-challenger-jessica-cisneros -15 51
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/01/29/history-big-ten-university-students-unanimously-pass-resolution-calling-schools -15.25 48.5
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/02/11/hey-everyone-bernie-2-0-sanders-wins-new-hampshire-primary -20.33 35.67
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/02/11/mega-billionaire-bloombergs-350-million-ad-spending-blitz-what-plutocracy-looks -17.67 37.33
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/02/11/were-just-getting-started-says-union-leader-worker-strike-activity-hits-35-year-high -19 41.67
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/02/11/nh-voter-says-live-msnbc-networks-effort-tear-down-bernie-sanders-made-her-vote-him -19.67 30.33
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/02/11/merger-monopolistic-disaster-consumer-groups-decry-approval-t-mobilesprint-deal -21.67 30.67