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Was the BBC biased over Brexit?

Beckett, Charlie (2016) Was the BBC biased over Brexit? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (05 Jul 2016). Website.

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I am a constant critic of the BBC* but I find myself as a genuinely puzzled defender of their EU referendum coverage. The accusation from Remain supporters** is that the BBC should have abandoned its statutory requirement for balance/impartiality and said clearly that the Leave campaigns was a pack of lies and that sensible people should vote Remain.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 08:23
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2021 23:23

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