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Diversity’s Ofcom complaints: Audiences consume Black culture but don’t want to engage with the realities.5 min read
Complaints stated that family shows like Britain’s Got Talent shouldn’t be political. However, the problem is much more complex and sinister than simple politics.
Public doubts over some government information have led to calls for more active factchecking of claims.
Calls for journalists to rally round the UK government’s efforts to fight the coronavirus pandemic are out of touch with public opinion, an in-depth study of news audiences has found.
Journalists have a duty to inform the public and hold politicians to account. This mission is more important now than ever before.
TV election debates: Excluding some party leaders may be legal, but adds to toxic political climate.5 min read
Broadcasters snubbing the likes of Nicola Sturgeon and Jo Swinson in favour of head-to-head debates with the two big party leaders just serves to stoke political tensions.
Political journalists must use anonymous sources with more care and not just parrot their briefings.