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Date TimeOctober 27, 2019
VoiceThere has been a marked rise in complaints as the corporation tries its best to remain impartial
Brexit bias? BBC faces difficult balancing act in polarised nation
Media bias is always in the eyes of the beholder. So, on one side, those who support leaving the EU regard the BBC as the Brussels Broadcasting Corporation. Those who seek to remain, meanwhile, view it as the Brexit Broadcasting Corporation.
This is familiar ground for Britain’s major public service broadcaster. Think back to the Troubles, the Falklands war, the Scottish independence referendum. In each case, the BBC was accused of failing to be impartial.

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