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How Scotland’s media INVENTED a tear-sodden crisis of P1 assessments

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  25 Feb 2019  | Pixabay Now, after Freedom of Information releases, we can see that the supposed widespread fear and anxiety, around the assessment of P1 pupils, last year, had all the lack of substance of ...

BBC propaganda

Come see BBC spin everything bad in their anti-Scotland propaganda machine!

Here’s the BBC Scotland headline today BBC propaganda, BBC propaganda ‘RBS monitor: Cost pressures weighing on Scots firms’ Deeper in the text are the headlines we could have had: ‘Scottish exporters see strong pick-up in ...

Scottish Fire and Rescue

Second BBC Complaint re. Scottish Fire and Rescue report

Second complaint 19.6.18 It is essential when reporting on an important document to give viewers a representative and balanced account. Your report picked out the one negative and ignored five positive statements. That this was an example of bias ...

BBC Scotland News

Is avoiding BBC Scotland ‘News’ making Scots more optimistic about the future?

Today, we read on the BBC website: ‘Scots ‘more optimistic about future’, according to BBC survey’ .... The full report is not yet on the YouGov website, but I am able to reveal, based on my contacts in the research industry, the ...

Bias by omission

Bias by omission – BBC cherry-picking in coverage of Audit Scotland Fire-Service report

BBC Scotland has been accused of bias by omission in its news coverage of an Audit Scotland report on the Scottish Fire service. The accusation, from a former Professor of Media Politics, follows news bulletins highlighting an apparent £389m ...