Overall Score

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

Reliability: 43.2

Bias: -4.6

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.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/zuckerberg-testimony-congress-libra-cryptocurrency-terrorist-christchurch-a9168476.html  -6 44.6
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-latest-extension-deal-boris-johnson-donald-tusk-a9176471.html  0.5  47.5
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/alabama-abortion-law-ban-judge-court-ruling-pregnancy-termination-a9176261.html  -2  44.5
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/california-shooting-school-santa-rosa-ridgway-high-suspect-victim-a9167271.html  -2  46.7
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/rape-false-claim-university-kansas-victim-a9176231.html  0  46
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/trump-administration-book-warning-anonymous-new-york-times-op-ed-a9167231.html  -8.7  39
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/isis-leader-trump-abu-bakr-al-baghdadi-death-syria-kurds-a9175171.html  -8  36.5
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/joe-biden-religion-abortion-catholic-holy-communion-south-carolina-a9176051.html  0.5  44
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-shoot-tax-returns-lawyer-court-crime-attorney-a9168486.html  -10.7  40.3
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-twitter-bill-taylor-testimony-ukraine-investigation-impeachment-a9168631.html  -9.3  43