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UK: Anti-fascists picket the BBC over Le Pen interview01:31

UK: Anti-fascists picket the BBC over Le Pen interview

United Kingdom, London
November 13, 2016 at 13:42 GMT -00:00 · Published

Dozens of activists gathered together in front of the BBC Headquarters in Central London, Sunday, to protest against an interview being broadcast with the French far-right politician Marine Le Pen on the Andrew Marr show.

Joint-secretary of Unite Against Fascism Abby Dhalu stated that the BBC shouldn't be "giving a platform to people like Marine Le Pen and that the public broadcasting company should "issue an apology for interviewing her today."

The demonstration, which was organised by the group 'United Against Fascism', targeted the BBC as it is publicly owned and funded by tax payer's money.

UK: Anti-fascists picket the BBC over Le Pen interview01:31
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Dozens of activists gathered together in front of the BBC Headquarters in Central London, Sunday, to protest against an interview being broadcast with the French far-right politician Marine Le Pen on the Andrew Marr show.

Joint-secretary of Unite Against Fascism Abby Dhalu stated that the BBC shouldn't be "giving a platform to people like Marine Le Pen and that the public broadcasting company should "issue an apology for interviewing her today."

The demonstration, which was organised by the group 'United Against Fascism', targeted the BBC as it is publicly owned and funded by tax payer's money.

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