New York Post Bias and Reliability Overview

New York Post is a daily newspaper founded in 1801 by Alexander Hamilton as The New-York Evening Post. It has an average daily circulation of 190,000, and the website records more than 79 million visits each month. Owned by News Corp., the tabloid newspaper is based in New York City. Ad Fontes Media rates New York Post as skews 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 New York Post’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 35.37

Bias: 14.02

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
These black lives didn’t seem to matter in 202012.3337.62
Biden pitches Green New Deal-like $2 trillion environmental plan16.3328.34
Biden pitches Green New Deal-like $2 trillion environmental plan16.3328.34
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler pepper-sprays man who accosted him outside pub045.96
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler pepper-sprays man who accosted him outside pub045.96
Canadian casino mogul, actress wife pose as motel workers to cut COVID-19 vaccine line045.3
Canadian casino mogul, actress wife pose as motel workers to cut COVID-19 vaccine line045.3
Nearly 20 Capitol Police officers test positive for COVID-19-1.6744.55
‘Gimme a break, man!’: Biden growls at White House reporter1329.02
Blinken commits to keeping the US embassy in Jerusalem347.46
FBI tracking ‘concerning’ online buzz related to Inauguration Day2.6745
Rumors of spare COVID-19 vaccines on social media spark frenzy in NYC-0.3341.05
Victims in Arkansas Christmas Day massacre were all women046.71
‘The Squad’ could become a thing of the past, insiders say735.53
Trump fumes that first lady Melania was overlooked by major magazines4.3338.6
Nashville RV bomber wrote cryptic letter detailing holiday plans0.6746.7
NFL drops the ball as TV ratings take hit over ‘woke-ism’14.3326.68
The Post says: Give it up, Mr. President — for your sake and the nation’s1531.33
Tax filings reveal Biden cancer charity spent millions on salaries, zero on research21.3322.35
AOC blasts long wait lines for voters at Bronx polling site1.3346.7
Email reportedly sent from Biden’s brother to Hunter references Kamala Harris1825.48
My public charter school is one of my greatest passions2.3344.05
Who needs wheels? Hyundai developing ‘transformer-class’ walking car043.72
Hunter Biden emails show leveraging connections with his father to boost Burisma pay2120.08
Unpacking Joe Biden’s lies about the Trump job-creation miracle1535.29