Press censorship – The hypocrisy of Hacked Off

Author: Piotr VaGla Waglowski, http://www.vagla.pl

Author: Piotr VaGla Waglowski, http://www.vagla.pl

Andrew Gilligan is one ex-BBC journalist I have a lot of time for. He started off as a rather left of centre commentator who had his life changing baptism late on in his career when, as a journalist on BBC’s Radio 4, he reported on The Today Programme that a British government briefing paper on Iraq and weapons of mass destruction (the September Dossier) had been ‘sexed up’. His report was based on a private meeting (undisclosed in his report) with respected scientist, former UN weapons inspector, and current UK Ministry of Defence weapons inspector Dr David Kelly. Continue reading

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