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 in the skews right category 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: 36.64

Bias: 11.99

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
McConnell asks Biden admin to ditch push to teach ‘historically dubious’ 1619 Project1243
Tax filings reveal Biden cancer charity spent millions on salaries, zero on research21.3323.33
Email reportedly sent from Biden’s brother to Hunter references Kamala Harris1825.67
This nursing home disaster is on you, Gov. Cuomo: Goodwin21.6731.67
Hair salon with risqué name explodes onto the scene in NJ036.33
Accused killer Kyle Rittenhouse plans to sue Biden for libel, attorney says14.3335
Rachel Maddow uses Obama-era images of immigrant kids to blast Trump4.3346.67
Melania Trump’s girl-on-girl photos from racy shoot revealed-5.3325
GOP unveils agenda in bid to oust Pelosi as speaker of the House13.6744
AOC urges city, state tax hikes to fund NYC schools547.67
What we know about accused Kenosha gunman Kyle Rittenhouse642.5
Here are some of the prominent Republicans endorsing Joe Biden238
Reds announcer Thom Brennaman suspended after using homophobic slur2.3340
Gov. Cuomo regrets not mandating masks for New Yorkers sooner138.33
Kamala Harris opens 2020 DNC by urging viewers to vote-5.6741.67
University of Buffalo freshman dies after alleged hazing incident1137.67
Cain still craves Fed job despite lack of GOP support in Senate1349.33
TV company uses ‘Hamilton’ defense to combat suit alleging discrimination630.25
Hundreds attend first funerals of New Zealand mosque shooting victims-0.3340.33
Putin signs new laws punishing spread of ‘fake news’1.546.25
AP analysis shows ‘clear sign’ of human-caused climate change1.545
Kamala Harris thinks sex work should be ‘decriminalized’1037.75
Young Baltimore police officer dead after heroin overdose at motel3.5742
Mother, daughter charged in family murders thought the world was ending4.2930.43
Joe Biden drops strong hint he’ll run for president7.2538