Talking Up Scotland
knife crime

BBC Reporting Scotland desperately seeks evidence of knife crime in Scotland

by Prof. John Robertson  |  18 Jan 2019  |  Image : Pixabay The alarming news follows BBC Reporting Scotland’s exclusive report on the alarming spread of knife crime to Scotland’s schools. Repeated on Reporting ...

Salmond and Sturgeon

BBC Reporting Scotland’s subliminal propagandising of Salmond and Sturgeon

by Prof. John Robertson  |  17 Jan 2019  |  Image : Pixabay It’s not ‘natural’ is it? They’ve done something to the images of Salmond and Sturgeon to make them look disturbing in some way. Sturgeon, in particular, looks ...

SNP Civil War

SNP sails on undeterred by media’s imagined ‘civil war’

by Prof. John Robertson  |  16 Jan 2019  |  Image : Pixabay Even if Reporting Scotland, STV and the ‘Scottish’ press do their worst to keep the ‘Five Trials of Alex’ show running for months, to compete with Game of Thrones, ...

BBC

State Broadcaster Jamie McIvor’s ‘analysis’ of Scottish ‘teacher shortages’ anecdotal and hiding truth

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  7 Jan 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Though far from eye-catching, the headline above is not that bad, though more speech marks would make it more accurate and ...

bias by omission

Reporting Scotland’s ‘Bloody’ bias by omission to protect Labour and Conservatives and splatter the SNP

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  2 Jan 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Last night, Reporting Scotland got the new year off as they no doubt intend to continue, with a fine example of bias by omission, well-crafted ...