Tag: BBC

Global media is a battleground. Every country has an army of journalists on standby to defend its national interests – or at least the interests of the people who happen to run the country. (More…)

The race to the bottom is on. With the launch of GB News and UK News TV in the offing, British news media is about to get even worse. (More…)

When the history of Brexit is written, the chapter on propaganda will be the biggest. From the slogans and disinformation to the tabloid headlines, it could be its own book, really. (More…)

And yet there is hope. Today, on 1 April (Yes, April Fool’s Day,) the UK parliament debates the Revoke Article 50 petition.  For those who say petitions are useless,  this shows that when government is not listening, at least citizens can be heard and influence the political process. (More…)

Politics is personal. Brexit taught me that. It divided family and friends, colleagues and communities. (More…)