Daily Wire Bias and Reliability Overview

Daily Wire is a news and opinion website created in 2015 for “a new generation of conservatives.” Founded by political commentator Ben Shapiro and Jeremy Boreing, it is owned by Forward Publishing LLC and is based in Nashville, Tennessee. The Daily Wire logs approximately 27 million visits per month. In early 2021 Shapiro announced that the media company will begin producing entertainment content, including movies and TV shows. Ad Fontes Media rates Daily Wire as hyper-partisan right in terms 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 Daily Wire’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 26.43

Bias: 20.65

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
Planned Parenthood Sues After South Carolina Governor Signs ‘Heartbeat’ Bill2.3345.55
WATCH: Democrat Mayor Begs Biden To Stop Release Of Migrants Into Texas645.88
Hackers Breach U.S. Government Agency That Maintains Nuclear Weapons Stockpile048.79
Perdue On Ossoff: ‘We’ve Got A China Scandal Here In My Race’20.6724.21
Ilhan Omar Blames Trump For Father’s Death: ‘We Have To Investigate And Prosecute These People’7.3340.19
‘Such A Surprise’: Jill Biden Reacts To Hits Against Her Education Doctorate2.3341.18
Report: Seattle Tells Teachers: ‘Bankrupt’ Your ‘White Privilege,’ Schools Commit ‘Spirit Murder’ Of Black Children ‘Every Day’10.3337.86
Democrat Tulsi Gabbard Introduces Bill That Would Ban Biological Males From Women’s Sports744.99
Savannah Guthrie Blasted For Hostile Behavior Toward Trump During Town Hall16.3334.47
Media Figures Mock, Attack Trump For Getting COVID-19: ‘He Couldn’t Even Protect Himself’19.6727.57
Leftists Cheer News Trump, Hope Hicks Infected With COVID-19: ‘I Hope They Both Die’2322.55
Local Reporter To Biden: Viewers Want To Know Your Court-Packing Stance. Biden: ‘I’m Not Going To Play Trump’s Game’6.3346.85
4 News Orgs File Motion To Toss Lawsuits From Nick Sandmann. They Were All Denied, Lawyer Says.13.535.71
BET Co-Founder Robert Johnson Strongly Suggests He Won’t Vote For Joe Biden7.6747.25
AOC Threatens Packing Supreme Court In Response To McConnell, Trump Being In ‘Violation’ Of RBG ‘Wish’15.3326.14
New Rasmussen Survey: For 1st Time, Trump Leading Biden21.6733.79
‘Totally Made Up’: Trump Fires Back At Tax Reports, Says ‘Everything Was Wrong’11.9335.22
Biden Visits Kenosha Following Jacob Blake Shooting, Declines To Explain Tax Plan: ‘They’ll Shoot Me’2421.13
Elizabeth Warren Introduces The ‘Anti-Racism In Public Health Act’14.3333.54
Biden: Trump’s To Blame For Empty Schools. Cruz: ‘Pssst … Joe … You’re The One Saying Shut Them All Down’20.6726.34
UH-OH: Sanders Supporters Melt Down Over Harris Pick, Dems Admit Harris Wasn’t ‘First Choice’32.528.31
L.A. County Seeks Restraining Order Against John MacArthur And Church After Lawsuit24.542.54
China Forces Christians To Renounce Faith, Destroy Christian Symbols Or Be Cut Off From Welfare, Reports Say11.6735.03
Joe Biden Rolls Out Policy Plan With A Shocking $10 TRILLION Price Tag19.7835.18
Walmart Ends Black Friday Tradition Of Opening Stores On Thanksgiving, Will Remain Closed644.2