Beware the subtle propaganda of the BBC

Late Thursday evening an article appeared on the BBC Scotland main news page.  The article informed readers that the new Prime Minister Theresa May planned to visit Edinburgh the next day for a meeting with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

The article headline included the names of both leaders.  At first glance the headline was unremarkable.  But then I glanced again.

Whoever drafted the headline gave Theresa May her formal title ‘PM May’ but omitted any formal title for Nicola Sturgeon, who was identified simply as ‘Sturgeon’.  It was blatantly disrespectful towards Ms Sturgeon ….

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Author :  GA Ponsonby
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Original Publication Date :  15 Jul, 2016
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