Google Gives Left-Wing Websites Preference Over Conservative Ones, Audit Finds
Google is one of the largest traffic drivers for news websites and, according to the Columbia Journalist Review, its influence is growing as Facebookâ€™s traffic referrals decline.
â€śThe data shows that just 20 news sources account for more than half of article impressions. The top 20 percent of sources (136 of 678) accounted for 86 percent of article impressions. And the top three accounted for 23 percent: CNN, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. These statistics underscore the degree of concentration of attention to a relatively narrow slice of news sources,â€ť Diakopoulos found.
Behind the Post, which accounted for 5.6% of the impressions for the top 20 sources, was Fox News, with 3%. Fox was the only outlet on the list that could be considered right-leaning....
The problem is that the right wing media doesn't has very little competency in news reporting. They just copy each other, you can Google this particular story that sermon audio, has and you can see they just copy each other verbatim. :thumbdown:
Hopefully this is no surprise to anyone reading the story. The Progressives at Google have an agenda to forward their concepts and ideals. The news media in general is very much pushing that agenda, so forwarding those sources forwards Google's agenda. See, it must be true if the news media is saying the same thing. It's just yellow journalism being hawked by Google. Truth doesn't matter. Just power. Isaiah 59 applies.