How Reliable Is the Ad Fontes Media Bias Chart?

News consumers have likely come across the “Media Bias Chart”, a visual representation of where selected United States-based news organisations are plotted according to their editorial lines and the veracity of their reporting. The chart’s various iterations are the product of Ad Fontes Media, the brainchild of one Vanessa Ortero, an attorney based in Denver, Colorado. Ortero gives extended explanations …

Reviewing the ‘Mueller Report’

The Best Disinfectant is conducting a topical review of “Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election”, more commonly referred to as the “Mueller Report”. The report, which was released on April 19, 2019, summarizes findings by the Office of the Special Counsel, which was appointed to investigate allegations that Russian nationals and agents of the …