An experimental tool that should not be used as a source of information or opinion.
Political bias in the media can be subtle and sometimes un-intentional.
Polidex measures relative positive and negative sentiment in NZ media political reporting.
Here is a step-by-step breakdown of the process.
articles have been polidexed since June 23, 2021 (the last 120 days). View them
Sometimes articles might be flagged incorrectly - as non-policatal, political, or the wrong party. We aim to improve this over time. Values are relative so they should automatically adjust for factually negative or positive news.
Parties must be mentioned atleast 5 times before being polidexed.
Currently polidexing . Polidex relies on RSS feeds and scraping so not all sites are polidexible.
Polidex uses PHP Sentiment Analyzer to perform its sentiment calculations.