May 8, 2018

1. Populist views, more than left-right identity, play a role in opinions of the news media in Western Europe

Those with populist views trust the news media far less than those who don’t have populist views; Ideology plays little role in trust of the news media in most of Western Europe

Chart showing that those with populist views trust the news media far less than those who don’t have populist views. Ideology plays little role in trust of the news media in most of Western Europe.