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Saturday, April 29, 2006
The Politically Correct BBC: Example No 94
On News 24 just now the newsreader Maxine Mawhinney said: "...in an attack by Islamist terrorists...er, sorry, milititants..." I've heard before that BBC producers have been instructed to avoid using the term 'terrorist' and must use the less pejorative word 'militant' instead. Now we seem to have the proof.