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Media Bias Rating

SLAM, a pillar in the basketball culture, seamlessly melds the worlds of hoops, lifestyle, and hip-hop, providing enthusiasts with unparalleled coverage of both the NBA and streetball scenes. Founded in 1994 by Dennis Page in New York City, SLAM's emergence revolutionized sports journalism, giving voice to players both on and off the court. Currently owned by JDS Sports, SLAM remains dedicated to its core ethos, serving up a unique blend of basketball news, profiles, and cultural commentary. Over the years, its iconic magazine covers featuring both legends and rookies have become cultural staples, solidifying SLAM's role in shaping basketball's narrative. Basketball aficionados can dive deep into this rich culture by visiting slamonline.com, where the game lives beyond the buzzer and resonates through every story.

Note: SLAM is a news aggregator and may have limited or no original political articles.
Bias Meter
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Our A.I. media bias rating of SLAM shows what policies SLAM supports and opposes including SLAM'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.
Fact Analysis Score
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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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*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.

Author Bias
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News Source Ranking
SLAM is ranked 19,955 among other media sources and has an average of 151,705 monthly visits according to Similar Web.
At Biasly, we rate political news articles from SLAM 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 SLAM:

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Ratings are based on recent news using data science and A.I. technology.