Bias / Propaganda
BBC

BBC Scotland viewing figures far from something to celebrate – Stars ‘consider quitting’ new flagship news show

by The National  |  13th May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay   THE BBC has moved to defend its new flagship Scottish news show after viewing figures plummeted to just 4000. There are tensions at the £32 million BBC Scotland channel, ...

NHS Highland

BBC Scotland spin flawed report on ‘bullying culture’ in NHS Highland

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  9 May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Note: Nothing here denies that some NHS Highland staff may have been bullied. Their experience is regretted. Of NHS Highland’s 10 500 staff, 340 came forward, with ...

SNP

Biased BBC reverts to it’s old tricks, inviting less SNP guests onto it’s programmes than other political parties

by The National  |  5th May 2019  |   THE SNP appeared on BBC political shows fewer times in April than the LibDems and only as many times as both Change UK and the Greens, Sunday National research has revealed. SNP depute ...

BBC

BBC Scotland headline COMPLETELY distorts positive Scottish Oil industry news

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  3 May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay From Tus reader William Henderson, on BBC Scotland’s strangely negative headline which might reasonably have been the TuS one above: With appropriate shock and horror, I ...

Reporting Scotland

Bias by extreme selection as BBC Reporting Scotland seriously distorts your view on cancer care

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  1 May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Earlier in the day, we heard the fact that ‘the vast majority of’ or ‘95%’ of cancer patients expressing positivity about their care, could be presented by ...