John Whittingdale

1.18.18

Revealed: The Facebook Likes of Leading Tory and Labour MPs

John Whittingdale likes a "sugar daddy" dating site, Theresa May-supporting Tory MPs follow the "Boris Johnson for PM" page and at least seven Labour MPs have subscribed to updates from a page titled "Nobody likes a Tory".

5.9.16

Why You Should Give A Shit About the BBC White Paper

People around the world still look to the BBC as the broadcaster of record, so why is John Whittingdale trying to dismantle it, and what does that mean for you?

5.19.15

Why We Should Care About the Future of the BBC

Our new Minister for Culture thinks the TV licence fee is "worse than a poll tax" and it's generating fear throughout the BBC. "There's a feeling that it's the end," said an in-house producer we spoke to.