Glenn Beck Bias and Reliability Overview

Glenn Beck is a conservative political analyst and author who shares opinions via a website, blog, podcast, on radio and TV. Beck, a self-described conservative libertarian, is co-founder of Blaze Media, a news and entertainment network. He formerly worked at both CNN and Fox News, hosts a nationally syndicated talk-radio show and Internet TV show, and has appeared on the New York Times best-sellers list. The glennbeck.com website records approximately 850,000 visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates Glenn Beck 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 Glenn Beck’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 19.51

Bias: 23.92

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
Economist Stephen Moore: US economic recovery under Trump is EXCEEDING even the most optimistic predictions1817.89
WATCH: Leaked Zoom call reveals alleged radical leftist Election Day plans1917.36
'This is really dangerous': Glenn Beck blasts Left's apparent plans to ERASE Trump's victories2115.3
LAUGH: The New York Times FINALLY decodes Trump's Twitter typos23.6721.71
'Bad news'? Gov. Cuomo's response to groundbreaking COVID-19 vaccine shows just how much he REALLY cares about human lives27.3322.84
WATCH: How Conservatives Can Win in the End25.6717.19
'Nobody pays for a damn thing!' Glenn Beck has had ENOUGH of the left's unchecked corruption27.1716.84
'I am right by the president's side': 25-year-old Madison Cawthorn wins in NC, spurs GOP support for Trump19.1734.09
WATCH: MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell issues CLASSY response after being smeared by CNN's Anderson Cooper2520.14
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos: 'A completely non child-focused agenda' has taken root in American schools2721.49
Glenn Beck: We've CROSSED the threshold into a strange new era — and 'there's no bridge ahead'2818.16
'If they have to kill you, they will—they have': Cuban immigrant from viral video doubles down on dire warning21.3331.93
WATCH: Confronted with DISTURBING drone footage, Chinese ambassador still denies 'ethnic cleansing' in China8.6734.42
Glenn Beck: The NYT is an 'enforcement arm of the mob, and they're after Tucker Carlson'23.422.16
EXPOSED: BLM unites with Islamists and communists to DISMANTLE the West30.3316.82