By Ben Cohen
Even the British Government is battering the BBC for its refusal to broadcast a charity appeal for Gaza. From the Guardian:
crisis tonight as politicians including government ministers, religious
leaders and senior members of its own staff condemned the decision not
to broadcast a charity appeal to help the stricken people of
rebuild their homes.
corporation’s director general, Mark Thompson, was left isolated as
rival broadcasters ITV and Channel 4 agreed to put out the plea for aid
made jointly by 13 British charities. The BBC has decided the broadcast
of the appeal might be seen as evidence of bias on a highly sensitive
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.