Reporting Scotland’s latest early morning nightmare story propagandizes people with special needs and autism

special needsAt 06:29 am, headlined and repeated throughout the morning, we heard:

‘There are still 79 [Scottish] people with special needs and autism in care in England and Wales.’

I don’t mean to diminish the suffering involved for these 79. I just want to understand how big a problem this is at a national level. Comparable figures for England & Wales don’t seem to be available. Is that because BBC Salford and BBC Wales don’t have an awesome ‘disclosure team’ burrowing away under the foundations of trust in government? Makes you feel your licence fee is worth it. Using your own money to make you feel anxious in the morning.  Also, the longer website piece is geography-free, so we can’t see how many are, for example, placed just across the border in a neighbouring region.

Read more here …
special needs, special needs
Source :  Talking-Up Scotland
Author :  Professor John Robertson

Image Source :  Pixabay (CC0
Publication Date :  Oct 2, 2018

BBC BiasBBC Bias ScotlandBiased BBC

 

Related Articles

Ruth Davidson and the BBC … What’s going on? In September last year I published an article in which I highlighted the Scottish media’s refusal to pursue Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Da...
Another lucky escape Alert readers may recall that almost three years ago, the No campaign issued a series of dire warnings that independence could cause supermarket price...
A BBC Scotland complaint – ‘Broken Ankle Man’ Broken Ankle Man story merits complaint to BBC Scotland Below is a complaint submitted to BBC Scotland on Thursday, January 11th.  The complain...
Hard interviews and Soft interviews – Good Morning Scotland in the spotlight aga... On Friday witnessed two interviews broadcast on Good Morning Scotland.  The first interview was conducted by GMS co-presenter Hayley Millar.  Millar i...
BBC knew about ‘taped and gagged’ story weeks ago, reporter confirms A BBC Scotland reporter has confirmed the broadcaster knew about claims made by a female civil servant, who alleges she was taped to a chair and gagge...
BBC Reporting Scotland’s desperate trawl for dirt on NHS Scotland ‘Have you been affected by the death of journalism by lazy social media stalkers? Let us know your story.’  BBC Reporting Scotland desperately trawls ...
Baby boxes sidelined by BBC, focus shifted to Salmond’s ‘sexist̵... The Scottish government rolled out baby boxes yesterday . The boxes contain essentials for new mums. The box itself can be used as a cot for new bo...
The twisting of Nicola Sturgeon’s BBC interview Last Friday the First Minister gave an interview to the BBC.  The interview was conducted by Good Morning Scotland presenter Gary Robertson. Robert...
BBC gives Gordon Brown prominence over Nicola Sturgeon’s address This is one of dozens of examples on BBC Radio and Television both at National Scottish and UK-wide level of Gordon Brown given prominence over Nico...


Comments are closed.