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BBC reverses grievance decision against Naga Munchetty

LONDON – The BBC Director-General has reversed the findings of a Commission commissioner, Naga Munchetty, a seasoned BBC news anchor, who violated the company's editorial guidelines when she criticized President Trump for stinging four US legislators should return to the "broken and crime-prone places from which they came". The decision of the BBC's Executive Complaints Division unleashed an angry response …

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Naga Munchetty: BBC picks up decision to reprimand Anker over Trump comments

The British broadcaster was heavily criticized for deciding last week that Munchetty, a morning presenter, broke her impartiality guidelines when she appeared to attribute a racist motive to Trump's July Tweet, in which four US legislators – all of them women of skin color – said – should "go back" to the "places from which they came". Tony Hall, director-general …

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The Facebook Fact Checker notes that the British Conservatives have posted ads with a changed BBC headline

(Reuters) – One of Facebook's fact-checkers on Friday accused Britain's ruling Conservative party of misrepresenting a BBC news article in their ads on the social media platform. FILE PHOTO: The Facebook logo is reflected on a woman's glasses in this photo, taken on June 3, 2018. REUTERS / Regis Duvignau / Illustration Financing of ads on Facebook that refer to …

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BBC – Future – You predict the future: what will happen to Brexit?

Never has the phrase "a week is a long time in politics" been as relevant as in recent months in the UK. A new Prime Minister has taken office, Parliament has been brought forward and Brexit has continued on its stony path. Since January, BBC's Future You Predict the Future: Brexit and Beyond, a challenge for forecasts with Nesta Innovation …

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BBC – Future – The wall holding back a desert

You have to be careful where you stand in Paga on the very edge of northern Ghana. If you stroll into the wrong part of this dusty African border town, you may face the grin of a crocodile dweller. The locals maintain an alarmingly close relationship with these powerful reptiles. who live in "holy" ponds around the city. According to …

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BBC – Future – Are There Alternatives to Air Conditioning?

At first glance, the view may be confused with the rolling hills of Hobbiton, down to the perfectly circular doors that open out onto the lush green hills. But the doors are made of glass, and there are no comfortable hobbit holes in them, but a series of large mechanical steel arms and levers that hold some of the doors …

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BBC – Future – Is crying truly cathartic?

When Theresa May was announced in Downing Street that she would become British prime minister, she was not able to. Commentators were quick to observe that this was the most widely viewed and most widely viewed humanitarian issue. It may well have been a major positive impact on May's reputation (but certainly not exclusively). This statement may or may not …

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