Tag Archives: Jimmy Savile

Index Index – International free speech round up 14/02/13

Index Index – International free speech round up 14/02/13

BBC stumbles, but will it fall?

You couldn’t make it up – and any 21st century Evelyn Waugh’s hoping to match his tales of journalistic folly must be wondering how art or the comic novelist can outdo reality. As George Entwistle becomes the second BBC Director General to resign in the last decade over the credibility of a key BBC news story, […]

Would it have been OK to hack Jimmy Savile’s phone?

Padraig Reidy: Would it have been OK to hack Jimmy Savile’s phone?

Jimmy Savile, power and libel

Padraig Reidy: Jimmy Savile and the cost of silence