Newsbusters is owned by the Media Research Center, a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit. The MRC has received financial support from several right-leaning sources, including the Bradley , Scaife , Olin , Castle Rock , Carthage, JM foundations, and ExxonMobil. Newsbusters is funded by MRC and also displays advertising.Does NewsBusters expose bias?
Founded in 2005, Newsbusters claims to expose liberal bias much like its parent organization Media Research Center. The website features a tagline that reads “dedicated to exposing & combating liberal media bias.”Is NewsBusters a reliable source?
– FALSE Overall, we rate Newsbusters Right Biased based on story selection that always favors the right. We also rate them borderline questionable due to the use of poor sources and numerous failed fact checks. One additional failed fact check will push this source by default onto the Questionable list.Does NewsBusters always favor the left?
Editorially, Newsbusters always favors conservatives and denigrates the left. Ted Kennedy sent a letter to then-Soviet leader Yuri Andropov apologizing for Ronald Reagan and begging the Soviets not to overreact. – FALSE Warren Buffett recently said, “Scrap Obamacare and Start All Over.”