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BBC Complaints defends its use of Hamas supplied casualty figures

We have previously discussed two aspects of a response received by a reader from the BBC Complaints department here and here.

The third (and final, readers will no doubt be relieved to know) part of that response related to the issue of the… 1,203 more words


BBC Complaints: 'it was hard for journalists in Gaza to see rockets being fired'

A few days ago we discussed part of a response received by a reader from the BBC Complaints department.

Another section of that same response reads as follows: 956 more words


Ambiguous BBC reporting on Jerusalem terror attack

On the evening of October 22nd the BBC News website reported on a terror attack which had taken place in Jerusalem a couple of hours previously.   578 more words


Inside the 21st Century Multi-platform Newsroom

Taking time to go and see journalism produced in the raw can be a luxury for many hackademics.

Therefore I seized the opportunity to spend a day observing the multi-platform and digital journalism operations at BBC Scotland’s Pacific Quay. 800 more words


Fear Mongering: The Media's New Weapon

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The new fad has hit the news media: fear mongering. What is fear mongering? According to Oxford Dictionaries, fear mongering is “the action of deliberately arousing public fear or alarm about a particular issue”. 313 more words

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