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

Wirral In It Together

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POST 2 – COMPLAINT GOES TO NEXT STAGE –https://wirralinittogether.blog/2018/02/21/bbc-media-editor-amol-rajans-offensive-scum-and-idiots-tweets-our-complaint-goes-to-the-next-stage/

POST 3 – AMOL RAJAN DELETES THE OFFENDING TWEET – https://wirralinittogether.blog/2018/02/24/as-amol-rajan-deletes-his-offending-tweet-our-complaint-goes-to-stage-2/

This seems like clear cut defamation to us and we will be taking legal advice over it.  We will back off if we are advised it is not.

For now, we’ve lodged a complaint with the BBC, which you can see here:

Reference CAS-4773953-RZ4Y0D

Full Complaint, sent on 5th February 2018:

“My complaint centres around a tweet sent by @amolrajan to @MichaelWhite which copied me in ( personal twitter ID redacted accordingly):

https://twitter.com/amolrajanBBC/status/959035352202825728

The subject matter of the tweet is the blocking on Twitter of “scum” and the ‘liberation’ gained by this activity. I am now blocked by BBC Media Editor Amol Rajan, however being blocked is not my complaint. My complaint is that this recently promoted senior BBC public servant thought it appropriate to use language on a public forum which was offensive not just to me, but…

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