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BBC apologises for using n-word in report on racist attack after 18,000 complaints

1 month ago   |   By The Sun


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BBC Apologises Over Use Of The N-Word In News Report

BBC Apologises Over Use Of The N-Word In News Report

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

The BBC has apologised after using the N-word in a report about a racist attack in Bristol. It comes after the broadcaster received almost 19,000 complaints about the incident. In a statement, BBC's director-general Lord Tony Hall said: “Every organisation should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here.” This is a breaking news story and will be updated. Follow HuffPost UK on Twitter here , and on Facebook here. Related...
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