Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack
New Johnson Govt will bully BBC into absolute submission. “No 10 pointed to Andrew Neil’s on-air monologue ... and “extensive coverage” of a four-year-old boy... on a hospital floor – as supposed evidence of anti-Tory, pro-remain bias at the corporation.”
Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack
This is not a battle that Boris will win. Journalists must stand behind the BBC and #ProtectPressFreedom
It's funny how they all have the same attitude toward editorially independent media.
Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack | BBC | The Guardian
And they’re off ... ⁦⁩ already attacking the media and getting into position to silence dissent or scrutiny. It’s #Trump and it’s 1930s Germany. #Fascism has arrive in Number 10. #notmygovernment #NotMyPM #Resist
Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack
If this is a sign of things to come from No. 10, the concepts of truth and freedom of the press are under severe threat. Reporting the facts - even if unfavourable to the govt - is journalistic rigour - a BBC cornerstone. It's NOT tantamount to bias
Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack | Media | The Guardian
Well , cowing to the Conservatives worked out really well for you, didn't it?
Orwellian: ‘No 10 pointed to Andrew Neil’s on-air monologue in which he lambasted Johnson for his refusal to be interviewed, and the BBC’s “extensive coverage” of a four-year-old boy with suspected pneumonia as evidence of anti-Tory, pro-remain bias
Though I also recall Boris having a vindictive streak I’m also sure this is the price he paid for Press support in the election
It's only been, what, 72 hours?
Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack
One nation Tory? This is straight out of the Trump playbook Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack
The sign of things to come? Behind Johnson’s laid back public image, authoritarianism lurks.
“Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack” But the supported him through thick and thin! (Mainly thick).