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Media Bias and Political Polarization

by Vanessa Otero

Virtual event: Media Bias and Political Polarization, followed by Q&A

October 22, 2020 | 6 p.m. event with Q&A | 7:30 p.m. virtual reception with limited capacity

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Vanessa Otero the Founder of Ad Fontes Media, whose mission is “to make news consumers smarter and news media better”. The organization rates news reliability along with associated bias to help people make informed decisions. The Interactive Media Bias Chart©, originally created by Otero, provides visualization of news and news-like articles ranking them on a spectrum of reliability and political bias.


  • 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22




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