Student newspapers show opinion article political bias

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This analysis of political reporting and opinion pieces in student newspapers shows a significant bias against Republicans in opinion articles but greater objectivity in the news section. A pro-Democratic bias is apparent in sentences attributed as quotes in the opinion section.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6-23
Number of pages18
JournalNewspaper Research Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Communication


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