BBC bias: Charlotte Smith of Farming Today presents a completely one-sided criticism of shechita (treating it as indisputable as global warming), interviewing spokesmen from both Compassion in World Farming and the British Veterinary Association, with no opposing view even being mentioned.
this morning (saturday 24th), 6.40-6.41am, and 6.43-6.45am, on bbc radio 4
farming today (presented by charlotte smith) includes …
“We believe that all animals should be properly stunned, so we would like to see a ban on religious slaughter without stunning. But let’s also be aware that ordinary so-called humane slaughter often is going badly wrong.”
including contributions from …
• peter stevenson, lawyer, compassion in world farming
• john fishwick, president, british veterinary association
(if you missed it, available from 0:10:09 to 0:10:35 and from 0:12:30 to 0:14:30 at https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m00019c3)