Politicians ‘must confront’ any abuse of journalists says BBC chairman

Politicians should do more to defend journalists who are subject to abuse “on an almost daily basis”, the chairman of the BBC has said. Sir David Clementi said the abuse was becoming “increasingly explicit and aggressive”, particularly against female journalists, and that politicians should not “stand by and watch”. He also urged social media companies to do more … Continue reading “Politicians ‘must confront’ any abuse of journalists says BBC chairman”