Biased unBalanCed

Image of Maat, Goddess of Truth, Harmony & Balance: understood to be in the public domain

The UK press likes to claim that it is scrupulously neutral. Unbiased on the principal issues of the day. As evidence of this claim, they will oft cite the fact that they go out of their way to introduce “balance” into debate and discussion.

Even were this true (it isn’t!), balance does not a fair debate make. In fact, quite the opposite.

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jane fae

jane fae

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Feminist, writer, campaigner on political and sexual liberty who also knows a bit about IT, the law and policing. Not entirely serious…