BBC Senior Media Editor Amol Rajan Labelled us “Idiots and Scum”. We Complained. The BBC Then Cleared Their Employee in Defiance of Their Own “Values”.


1. The BBC defends Amol Rajan, a senior employee, who was abusive, and may have defamed Paul CardinBBC

2. Media Editor Amol Rajan’s offensive “Scum” and “Idiots” tweets. Our complaint goes to the next stage

3. As Amol Rajan deletes his offending tweet, our complaint goes to Stage 2

4. Amol Rajan – Idiots and Scum – and our Full Complaint to the BBC’s Executive Complaints Unit

5. BBC Amol Rajan’s abuse, “Idiots” and “Scum”. The BBC have NOT upheld our complaint. What now?

6. BBC Media Editor Amol Rajan’s Twitter abuse. Our final response.


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1 Response to BBC Senior Media Editor Amol Rajan Labelled us “Idiots and Scum”. We Complained. The BBC Then Cleared Their Employee in Defiance of Their Own “Values”.

  1. Pingback: BREAKING: A Key Excerpt From the BBC’s Editorial Values Document. Does Anybody Out There RECOGNISE This?! | Wirral In It Together

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