The Daily Express is a British tabloid newspaper published by Express Newspapers. It has a daily circulation of over 760,000. Founded in 1900, it switched from broadsheet to tabloid format in 1977. It is a frequent target of criticism by liberals and The Guardian, who accuse it of being "xenophobic" and "homophobic." It opposes the European Union. Despite professing family values, the newspaper is part of the Northern and Shell Group, which publishes pornographic magazines and owns the pornographic Television X television channels.
Political and editorial stances
Purchase by Trinity Mirror group
Described as "one of Britain’s last right-wing newspapers," the Daily Express was purchased in 2018 by the Trinity Mirror group, a left-wing media organization that promotes left-wing views such as the Daily Mirror.
- Far-Left Trinity Mirror Group Closes on Deal to Buy Right-Wing Daily Express. Breitbart News. February 7, 2018. Retrieved February 10, 2018.