Fighting for horsemeat

  In what may be a new all-time low for the broadsheet press in Scotland, this morning’s Scottish edition of the Telegraph makes a front-page lead story out of a petition with a pathetic 4500 signatures, put together by some extremist ...

February 22nd, 2016 | BBC, Bias / Propaganda, John Ranson, The Canary

Dear BBC, your documentaries are fine, it’s the huge political bias that worries us

The BBC Trust has issued a stern rebuke to its own Natural History Unit after it emerged that two documentaries had used potentially misleading filming techniques. This is part of a pattern of apologies, climbdowns, retractions and new guidelines ...

Scottish News Media Conceal Global Status of Police Scotland’s Methods

  Why did BBC Scotland and STV not give the coverage this highly impressive demonstration of Police Scotland’s reputation, in the USA, deserved? Read more here ....   Author :  Prof. John Robertson Source :  ...

February 19th, 2016 | BBC, Bias / Propaganda, Martin Odoni, The Canary

BBC spins Russian bombers incident into a scare story

The determination of the BBC to make the British populace worry about the ‘Russian bogeyman’ shows no sign of abating. As part of this determination, on the evening of 17 February, the corporation’s website ran a complete non-story about ...

Former investigations chief slams BBC for “pro-government bias” and abandoning investigative reporting

The BBC has ‘abandoned’ investigative reporting and has a fundamental bias towards the party in power, says the former head of investigations at BBC Newsnight in a damning editorial. Meirion Jones won the London Press Awards Scoop of the Year ...