The Telegraph, once one of Britain’s most august publications, has in recent times slipped seriously into a degree of sloppiness. Nothing more highlights that fall than this piece which appeared a day or so ago from Abi Wilkinson.
Abi is a former Mirror staff journalist. Her specialities are Feminism, gender inequality and internet culture. She seems to be quite popular at Polis – the LSE’s journalism and society think tank. Here she is giving a lecture for them.
So the question I had to ask myself before looking too deeply at the article was – is there any evidence that she has done any other work on the EU itself, and what it does, how it works and what might happen post Brexit?
Looking at her work for the International Business Times, it would appear that for them at least she has not been active on the…
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The Remain campaign is squealing about a list released by Vote Leave documenting 50 foreign criminals who were able to commit rapes and murders in Britain because of EU free movement. BSE say it is “scaremongering of the worst kind”, Owen Jones complains it is “grim scaremongering”. Is it, though? Scaremongering is wildly speculating that something bad might happen in the future,…