Overall Score

The following scores reflect PBS’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 47.86

Bias: -2.37

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

Url Bias Quality
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/why-planned-parenthood-believes-title-x-rule-change-will-compromise-patient-health -18.67 42.33
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/elizabeth-warrens-pledge-to-protect-public-lands-aims-to-appeal-to-western-voters 2.00 45.33
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/4-things-to-watch-during-the-trump-kim-summit 0.50 41.75
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/venezuelas-political-battle-over-foreign-aid-turns-to-violent-confrontation -0.75 55.75
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/why-abortion-opponents-support-trumps-title-x-rule-change -2.75 43.75
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/north-carolina-republican-in-disputed-congressional-race-wont-run-again -5.00 56.25
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/jury-decides-roundup-weed-killer-was-major-factor-in-mans-cancer 3.25 46.50
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/for-midwest-farmers-floodwaters-threaten-millions-in-crop-and-livestock-losses -0.25 54.50
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/trumps-nominee-to-lead-faa-would-face-boeing-oversight-questions -0.75 56.25
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/watch-elizabeth-warren-supports-elimination-of-electoral-college -3.50 46.00
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/read-michael-cohen-court-documents-that-offer-clues-on-mueller-probe -5.00 44.00
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/what-to-look-for-in-the-mueller-report -3.75 41.50
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/former-interior-secretary-zinke-hired-by-gold-mining-firm 0.00 49.00
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/tribes-denounce-north-dakota-id-law-in-congressional-hearing -0.75 47.00
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/its-all-a-lie-russian-billionaire-deripaska-says-of-u-s-accusations-in-mueller-probe -1.75 51.25
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/health/officials-announce-new-measures-to-fight-new-york-measles-outbreak -3.75 51.25
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/health/dozens-of-medical-professionals-charged-in-illegal-prescription-opioid-crackdown -0.75 54.75
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/david-brooks-on-emerging-from-loneliness-to-find-moral-renewal -1.00 33.00