Britain returns to the dark ages : BBC decides which science is right, refuses interviews of “Climate deniers”

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  • BBC issued a formal guidance telling reporters not to include global warming “deniers” in news coverage
  • BBC has been trying to crack down on climate coverage since at least 2014
  • Skeptics have criticized BBC, saying its actions are meant to silence debate

The BBC has renewed its crackdown on reporters interviewing skeptics in TV, radio and print coverage of man-made global warming.

BBC’s director of news and current affairs, Fran Unsworth, sent an email Thursday telling BBC journalists there’s no need to include “deniers” in global warming coverage. This is the first time BBC has sent formal guidance on global warming, reported the website Carbon Brief.

Unsworth’s email linked to a “crib sheet” that included BBC’s “position” on global warming coverage, according to Carbon Brief. BBC also asked journalists to take a one-hour “training course on reporting climate change.”

BBC told reporters not to include a “denier” in coverage…

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