‘Unconscious bias training’ must end, concludes landmark racism report

Unconscious bias training should be scrapped for employees and replaced with more effective practices, urges a landmark review into racial inequality.  The Race Commission today recommends organisations and firms pull the plug on such sessions because they do not tackle disparities in the workplace. It said the ‘intense soul-searching’ of some employers in the wake … Read more

Brexit showed that BBC is full of ‘metropolitan bias’, Boris Johnson says 

Brexit showed that BBC is full of ‘metropolitan bias’ and is ‘detached’ from many viewers, Boris Johnson says Boris Johnson said Brexit had shown BBC was ‘pretty detached’ from viewers  Accused the BBC of ‘metropolitan bias’ and hoped it would move ‘more into line’  Comes after Charlie Stayt & Naga Munchetty slammed for mocking Union Jack  … Read more

Headlines used to claim British media bias on Oprah interview were taken out of context

Headlines shown on screen during the Oprah interview to paint British media coverage as ‘racist’ and overwhelmingly hostile were taken out of context – while a third came from foreign media, a new analysis revealed today.  The two-hour programme, which aired on CBS This Morning, included cuttings of stories intended to confirm the Sussexes’ claim … Read more

JAN MOIR: Never mind bias audits, Gordon Ramsay’s BBC balderdash is an insult to us ALL

Do you want to understand what is wrong with the BBC, why it is in crisis and why so many people are refusing to pay their licence fee? Look no further than Gordon Ramsay’s new game show, which began with much fanfare on Wednesday night. For the next three weeks, Gordon Ramsay’s Bank Balance (BBC … Read more

Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger slams site’s leftist bias and claims ‘neutrality’ is gone

Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger has slammed the site’s leftist bias and claims its days of ‘neutrality are long gone’ in a new interview. Sanger, 52, called alleged bias on the site he co-founded in January 2001 with Jimmy Wales ‘disheartening’ in an interview for a Fox News analysis. According to his own Wikipedia page, Sanger has … Read more

Top colleges at Oxford are in the grip of ‘unconscious bias’ training

More Oxford colleges and departments are forcing students and staff to have ‘unconscious bias training’ to root out hidden racist behaviour – even though there’s no evidence that it works. The Government insists that the training ‘does not achieve its intended aims’, could make discrimination issues worse, and should be axed by the public sector. … Read more

Margaret Thatcher’s old Oxford college makes all students take an ‘unconscious bias’ test

Every student at Margaret Thatcher’s old Oxford college was ordered to take a course in ‘unconscious bias’ to expose innate ‘racism, homophobia, transphobia and disability discrimination’. Baroness Royall of Blaisdon, principal of Somerville College, instructed students to complete the online class by this Friday, and told them they must ‘achieve a mark of 100 per … Read more

National Trust accused of ‘bias’ over team investigating ties of properties to slave trade

National Trust is accused of recruiting ‘biased’ team of academics to probe its properties links to empire and the slave trade Colonial Countryside projects looks into links of 11 trust properties to slave trade The project involves nine historians working with 100 primary school children  However, the National Trust has come under fire for the … Read more

‘Unconscious bias’ training for civil servants scrapped after study finds no evidence that it works

Controversial ‘unconscious bias’ training for civil servants – which assumes everyone is racist – is scrapped after study finds no evidence that it works In blow to ‘woke’ agenda, Government plans to scrap ‘unconscious bias’ training The mandatory courses will end after official study found no evidence it works Department for Work and Pensions spent £112,500 … Read more

BBC women’s fury as equality watchdog says there was no unlawful bias against them in equal pay row

Female BBC staff past and present reacted with fury yesterday after the equality watchdog found no unlawful pay discrimination against women at the corporation. Former BBC presenter Carrie Gracie, who was at the heart of a huge equal pay row, branded the verdict by the Equality and Human Rights Commission a ‘whitewash’. The EHRC was … Read more