The Guardian view on Gaza's casualties: mounting calls for a ceasefire must be heeded

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Published Nov 13, 2023
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  • Unique Sources as Excellent for a very high number of different sources.
  • Multiple Sources as Excellent for a very high number of total sources.
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Policy Leaning Analysis

This article includes the following sentiments, providing an average bias score of 10% Conservative:

  • 1 negative sentiment for Criminal justice
  • 1 positive sentiment and 1 negative sentiment for Government Interference.
  • 1 negative sentiment for United Nations


Politician Portrayal Analysis:

This article includes the following Politician Portrayal sentiments, providing an average sentiment of 40% Negative and bias score of 10% Conservative:

1 negative sentiment for Joe Biden
1 negative sentiment for Antony Blinken


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Criminal justice
Government Interference
United Nations

Politicians:

Joe Biden
Antony Blinken

Sentiments

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10% "Scale alone does not determine the status of military action.""
-8% While Israel casts doubt on figures from the Hamas-run ministry, one Biden administration official has said the tally could be even higher than cited."
-20% "Using human shields is forbidden under international law.""
-34% Its unease is evident, with the secretary of state, Antony Blinken, observing that "far too many" Palestinians have died."
-46% "But as António Guterres, the United Nations secretary-general, warned: You cannot use the horrific things Hamas did [on 7 October] as a reason for ..."
-58% "Its unease is evident, with the secretary of state, Antony Blinken, observing that far too many Palestinians have died.""

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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

55% : Scale alone does not determine the status of military action.
40% : Using human shields is forbidden under international law.
27% : But as António Guterres, the United Nations secretary-general, warned: "You cannot use the horrific things Hamas did [on 7 October] as a reason for the collective punishment of the Palestinian people."
21% : Its unease is evident, with the secretary of state, Antony Blinken, observing that "far too many" Palestinians have died.

*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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