Sky

From Wikispooks
(Redirected from Sky News)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Group.png Sky  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Formation5 February 1989

Sky News

“A study by Declassified, covering 203 articles written by Deborah Haynes, Alistair Bunkall and Dominic Waghorn, has found that Sky routinely amplifies the views of the UK government in its military and foreign policies and provides almost no serious attempts to independently scrutinise or criticise them... Two of the reporters, Haynes and Bunkall, offered no serious critical coverage of UK military or foreign policies or the human rights abuses committed, by offered no serious critical coverage of UK military or foreign policies or the human rights abuses committed by Britain’s close allies, such as Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Israel, which all receive substantial UK military and other support. Waghorn’s articles offered only very occasional critical coverage. In Sky’s written outputs, British government officials and their claims are routinely quoted favourably, with little or no independent commentary, context, or qualifications provided by the journalists.”
Mark Curtis (1 February 2021)  [1]

76 pounds thermometer.png
As of 13 April 2021, our 15 Patrons are giving £76/month, which is 3/4 of our webhosting bill. If you appreciate our efforts, please help keep this site running by donating or spreading the word about our Patreon page.


References


57px-Notepad icon.png This is a page stub. Please add to it.