Unreporting Scotland – Bias by omission

  What is bias?  Some would say the misreporting of political news is a form of bias.  The coverage of the Named Person court case would be a good example. A lack of balance in political debates would also be considered a form of ...

Can we believe anything the corporate media tells us?

  Late last night a headline appeared on STV news.  The headline proclaimed support for Scottish independence had increased after the Brexit vote.  Great news thought I. However, almost immediately another headline appeared on the ...

The job of protecting Scottish poor from excesses of Tory austerity

John Robertson examines  ‘Council tax bailiffs should be called off, say charities’ (BBC website 4th May 2016) ‘Record numbers of people in council tax arrears, say charities’ (Guardian 4th May 2016) ‘Concern over use of bailiffs ...

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BBC bias conspiracy is a cybernat delusion apparently

Editor's note :  An old article here, but one worth taking another look at ....  Naturally, we do not agree with the writer's assertion that the concept of BBC bias is a 'delusion'.  Likewise, the term 'cybernat' is a blatantly desperate ...

Jim Murphy : “EU is our ‘s biggest market”

Scottish Labour branch leader explains how Scotland cannot survive outside the EU in 2014 on the BBC.   Author :  Ponsonby Post Source :  BBC Reporting Scotland Original Publication Date :  Jul 26, 2016 Video Link :  ...