Once again, the BBC ignores journalistic guidlines on responsible reporting
TW: Sexual assault including full details.
Once again, the BBC ignores guidelines on the responsible reporting of VAWG in favour of a titillating headline.
What this headline should read is
Andrew Smart admits a charge of sexual assault
but why report responsibly when you can get clicks by talking of "stripping"?
In the text, the BBC continues
CCTV then captured Smart taking advantage of the girl when she was too drunk to sit up by herself.
because "taking advantage" is such a nice euphemism for "assaulting" and the BBC loves its out-dated and insulting euphemisms.
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