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Dispatch Live
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DispatchLive is a prominent South African news outlet based in East London, Eastern Cape. It was founded in 1872, originally as the Daily Dispatch newspaper, and has since expanded to include an online presence, available at dispatchlive.co.za. The media organization is currently owned by Arena Holdings, one of South Africa's leading media groups. Known for its credible reporting and deep community roots, DispatchLive covers a broad spectrum of news, including local and national politics, sports, business, and lifestyle features. The outlet has a particular focus on stories from the Eastern Cape and has become an essential resource for the residents of the region. Over the years, DispatchLive has earned a reputation for investigative journalism and has been involved in revealing several high-profile stories affecting the area and the country at large. With the digital age, DispatchLive has managed to maintain a strong online presence, allowing it to connect with a wider audience while keeping its community-oriented focus intact.

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Our A.I. media bias rating of Dispatch Live shows what policies Dispatch Live supports and opposes including Dispatch Live's conservative and liberal leanings based on analysis of three hundred of articles scanned daily using the latest data science and artificial intelligence technologies.
Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral.

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*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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Biasly’s analyst team evaluates politician twitter accounts, voting records, and statements made in the press to determine leanings. Our diverse analyst team includes equal representation from conservative, center, and liberal viewpoints on every article we rate.

The Analyst Bias Score is on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral.
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The Source Analysis Score focuses on assessing the quality of sources and quotes used including their number, lengths, uniqueness, and diversity.
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The Fact Analysis Score focuses more on the accuracy of claims, facts, and sources presented in the article and any hints of selection and omission bias.
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News Source Ranking
Dispatch Live is ranked 13,041 among other media sources and has an average of 336,710 monthly visits according to Similar Web.
At Biasly, we rate political news articles from Dispatch Live using our Bias Meter technology to provide readers better insight into the conservative and liberal leanings present in today’s media. Here is a list of biases found in articles, political policies, and politician biases from Dispatch Live:

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