Monday 25 September 2017

David Quinn: Grisly murders in US, but media bias makes them invisible here

Kermit Gosnell
Kermit Gosnell

WHEN assessing how fairly our broadcast media report on and deal with news stories what is important is not only how they deal with those stories, but what stories get covered in the first place.

There is a truly grisly murder trial taking place in America. On trial on eight counts of murder is Dr Kermit Gosnell who ran an abortion clinic in Philadelphia.

Gosnell performed many very late term abortions, so late term in fact that some of the babies were born alive.

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