BBC stars in 2012 Dishonest Reporting Awards

‘Tis the season for the annual Dishonest Reporting Awards courtesy of Honest Reporting, and this year the BBC ‘stars’ at the top of two categories. 

Jon Donnison takes the Biggest Twit (UK)award with this incident. No surprises there. 

Mishal Husain beats off some pretty stiff competition from her own organisation to top the Worst Ambush Interview category with her ‘Not enough Israelis killed by “home-made contraptions” performance. 

Read about the rest of the awards here.


BBC takes leading slots in ‘Top 10’

Our friends over at Honest Reporting have compiled a list of the ‘Top 10 Media Fails of the Gaza War’. 

Unsurprisingly perhaps, the BBC ‘wins’ the two leading places. 

To see why and to check out the rest of the ‘Top 10’ – head here