Marr’s le Pen segment shames BBC – and typifies its contribution to bigotry


A few days after the seismic shock of the US electing a man who campaigned on racist promises of walling off Mexico, labelling Mexicans as rapists and banning all Muslim visitors, today’s ‘Marr’ show will contribute to a balanced, measured perspective – by giving a platform to French fascist leader Marine le Pen.

On Remembrance Sunday, when we honour the memory of millions who fought – and often died – to defeat the plague of fascism.

Some people get it, like Labour’s outstanding Angela Rayner:

The scandal of the UK’s national broadcaster giving airtime to an avowed advocate of bigotry shames the BBC – but also typifies its track record over recent years.

Some people get that, too – like journalist…

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