Sunday, July 02, 2006

Were The KGB Unavailable?

Revealed: how the BBC used MI5 to vet thousands of staff. So the Beeb:
had a list of "major subversive organisations", which included the Communist Party, the Socialist Workers' Party, the Workers' Revolutionary Party, Militant Tendency, the National Front and the British National Party.

That would remove about half of the News Quiz's regular panelists if applied nowadays.

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