Sunday, January 25, 2009

Extended report on the row started when the BBC refused to air an aid appeal for Gaza

Two dimensions of this episode are noteworthy: the implications for the people of Gaza, of whom about ten percent were displaced by the war and whose already wretched conditions were worsened by the three-week long onslaught; and the illustration the BBC's timidity on Arab-Israeli issues.
BBC left isolated as rival channels back aid appeal - TV & Radio, Media - The Independent

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