Monthly Archives: March 2018

IAIN MARTIN: SMEARING BRITISH RAIL FOR A TORY BREXIT

For decades there have been concerns that BBC news and current affairs programmes are politically biased. In the 1980s Conservatives accused the BBC of opposing Thatcher, while trade unions accused it of pro-management bias in the 1984–85 miners’ strike and 1986 News International dispute. The BBC contented itself with the blandishment that “if we are […]