If Rageh Omaar was the BBC's Scud Stud, Andrew Gilligan was the Scud Dud, getting so emotional on the Today programme that I had to switch off

Platell, Amanda
April 2003
New Statesman;4/21/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4634, p34
Offers observations on mass media in Great Britain as of April 21, 2003. Criticism of the BBC for its news coverage of the Iraq War; Description of the journalistic styles of war correspondent Rageh Omaar and Andrew Gilligan; Failure of the BBC to be impartial, which often relied on personal world views of its commentators; Sales increase experienced by the 'Observer' newspaper during the Iraq War; Others.


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