Tag Archives: BBC

Jo Bartosch: The BBC’s trans propaganda is alienating licence fee payers — Conservative Home

It isn’t right that a national broadcaster brands opposition to controversial views ‘hate’, and blocks them on social media.

via Jo Bartosch: The BBC’s trans propaganda is alienating licence fee payers — Conservative Home

Revealed: the BBC’s guide for pushing climate propaganda — Iowa Climate Science Education

BBC staffers were recently taught how best to push messages about climate doom. So much for impartiality. Licence payers never agreed to this condescending nonsense. – – – Climate change is once again dominating the news agenda, says The Spectator (via Climate Change Dispatch). A report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warned that […]

via Revealed: the BBC’s guide for pushing climate propaganda — Iowa Climate Science Education

Hugging Lesson? BBC Gets Pilloried for Giving Tips on How to ‘Safely’ Embrace One Another — The BFD

rt.com The BBC has exposed itself to a wave of internet scorn after lecturing Britons on how to correctly embrace one another, in response to reports that the government would soon “allow” hugging. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to push forward with plans to ease lockdown restrictions, including guidance on hugging. The government is “hopeful” that…

via Hugging Lesson? BBC Gets Pilloried for Giving Tips on How to ‘Safely’ Embrace One Another — The BFD

BBC: Send Fewer Emails to Reduce Global Warming — Watts Up With That?

According to the BBC, you should only send emails if you think the other person really cares, though some commenters point out cutting back on streaming services and online gaming might have a bigger impact.

via BBC: Send Fewer Emails to Reduce Global Warming — Watts Up With That?

ECO-ANXIETY STUDY: CHILDREN ARE LOSING SLEEP & BAD DREAMS OVER ‘CLIMATE CHANGE’ —

https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/children-climate-change-sleep-nightmares-eco-anxiety-greta-thunberg-a9371191.html By Sarah Young A growing number of children are being affected by eco-anxiety – concern about ecological disasters – new research suggests. In order to find out more about how children feel about climate change, BBC Newsround conducted a survey of 2,000 eight to 16-year-olds. The poll showed that young people are feeling frustrated and anxious about the…

via ECO-ANXIETY STUDY: CHILDREN ARE LOSING SLEEP & BAD DREAMS OVER ‘CLIMATE CHANGE’ —

Boris Johnson tells BBC licence fee will be axed — The Wentworth Report

Boris Johnson tells BBC licence fee will be axed, by Tim Shipman. Downing Street has turned on the BBC — vowing to scrap the television licence fee and make viewers pay a subscription. The national broadcaster could also be compelled to downsize and sell off most of its radio stations. In a plan that would […]

via Boris Johnson tells BBC licence fee will be axed — The Wentworth Report

Belgium euthanasia: Three doctors accused in unprecedented trial — Family First NZ

 

BBC News 14 January 2020Family First Comment: Strict? Yeah right. “Euthanasia and assisted suicide were made legal under strict conditions in Belgium in 2002. The family argue that her reason for seeking to end her life was because of a failed relationship, far short of the “serious and incurable disorder” as required under Belgian law.”Don’t do it,…

via Belgium euthanasia: Three doctors accused in unprecedented trial — Family First NZ

HAMAS Proves Ben Shapiro Right — The BFD

 

During Ben Shapiro’s infamous BBC interview, interviewer Andrew Neill expressed horrified disdain at Shapiro’s past opinion that Israelis build things, while Hamas “bomb crap and live in open sewage”. But for all Neill’s arch disapproval, Shapiro is right. Almost literally: Hamas are boasting about pulling up Israeli-made water pipes in order to make bombs. Hamas…

via HAMAS Proves Ben Shapiro Right — The BFD

EU agrees on Brexit Extension until January 31st — Conservative Home

The EU has agreed to an extension of the UK’s membership until January 31st. Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, tweets: “The EU27 has agreed that it will accept the UK’s request for a #Brexit flextension until 31 January 2020. The decision is expected to be formalised through a written procedure.” The BBC reports:…

via EU agrees on Brexit Extension until January 31st — Conservative Home

Partisan report on detained Palestinian ‘children’ from BBC’s Gender and Identity correspondent — BBC Watch

On August 28th the BBC News website published a filmed report by the ‘Gender & Identity correspondent’ for the BBC World Service and BBC World, Megha Mohan. Others involved in the production of the eleven-minute video include Yousef Eldin and Ramallah-based Tala Halawa of BBC Monitoring. The report is titled “Palestinian conflict: Diaries of childhood […]

via Partisan report on detained Palestinian ‘children’ from BBC’s Gender and Identity correspondent — BBC Watch

Climate change: 12 years to save the planet? Make that 18 months — Watts Up With That?

 

From The BBC Matt McGrath Environment correspondent @mattmcgrathbbc on Twitter 24 July 2019 Do you remember the good old days when we had “12 years to save the planet”? Now it seems, there’s a growing consensus that the next 18 months will be critical in dealing with the global heating crisis, among other environmental challenges.…

via Climate change: 12 years to save the planet? Make that 18 months — Watts Up With That?

BBC Faces Legal Challenge As Viewers Raise Thousands To Tackle ‘Bias’ — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

The BBC is facing a legal challenge over the way it monitors its impartiality amid accusations of biased coverage. Crowdfunding group Stop BBC Bias is close to raising the £30,000 needed to seek a judicial review into the way the BBC meets its statutory obligation. The case is being brought by ex-BBC producer and executive […]

via BBC Faces Legal Challenge As Viewers Raise Thousands To Tackle ‘Bias’ — Iowa Climate Science Education

The Brexit Party wins the Euro-elections. The Liberal Democrats are second. Disaster for the two main parties. — Conservative Home

 

Source: BBC – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Source: Guardian – – – Conservative MEPs elected: Daniel Hannan (South East) Anthea…

via The Brexit Party wins the Euro-elections. The Liberal Democrats are second. Disaster for the two main parties. — Conservative Home

Was Ben Shapiro really destroyed? — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

When Ben Shapiro was interviewed by the BBC’s Andrew Neil, the resulting spat quickly became the stuff of myth more than legend. The shape of the myth-making depends largely on the viewer’s political leanings. Many conservatives improbably maintain that Shapiro triumphed, while the social media left have worked themselves into a largely fact-free ecstasy. “Ben…

via Was Ben Shapiro really destroyed? — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Farage’s latest row with the BBC suits both sides — Conservative Home

This morning’s papers carry the story of Nigel Farage’s fury at the BBC’s Andrew Marr for the manner in which the latter interviewed him on his show yesterday. The Brexit Party leader has attacked the presenter’s decision to ask a series of awkward questions about his historical views on a range of policy areas, ranging…

via Farage’s latest row with the BBC suits both sides — Conservative Home

Cambridge Scientists Set Up The World’s First Climate Repair Centre — Climate Scepticism

 

Paul Homewood beat me to it with this, but I just can’t resist writing a post on it also. Just too funny. The BBC reports that Cambridge scientists are to set up a centre looking at ways to ‘fix’ the climate. One of the ideas apparently is to “refreeze the poles”. The initiative is […]

via Cambridge Scientists Set Up The World’s First Climate Repair Centre — Climate Scepticism

UN’s ‘1 Million’ Extinction Warning Does Not ADD Up – ‘The word ‘suggesting’ is doing a lot of work’ – ‘We’re just supposed to take it on faith’ —

https://notalotofpeopleknowthat.wordpress.com/2019/05/09/uns-extinction-warning-does-not-add-up/ By Paul Homewood Toby Young has taken a close look at the UN’s claims that a million species are at imminent risk of extinction, and finds that they don’t stack up. From the Spectator: By Toby Young: Anyone watching the BBC’s News at Ten on Monday would have been surprised to learn that economic…

via UN’s ‘1 Million’ Extinction Warning Does Not ADD Up – ‘The word ‘suggesting’ is doing a lot of work’ – ‘We’re just supposed to take it on faith’ —

The worst lie in Climate Change – The Facts? — Climate Scepticism

 

Which was the worst lie in the BBC’s climate propaganda programme? There is a lot of competition, but my vote goes to Michael Mann’s claim, just a minute in, that “All of this is happening far faster than any of us thought possible.” There is so much wrong with this statement and the way the […]

via The worst lie in Climate Change – The Facts? — Climate Scepticism