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Michael Crick & Anne Applebaum on Challenges Facing the BBC

Clip: 12/19/2019 | 2m 59s Video has closed captioning.

In the U.K., tensions between the ruling Conservative Party and the British media are rising. During the election campaign, Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused to sit down for the main BBC election interview. And since his win, he has threatened the BBC's primary source of funding: the license fee. Journalist Michael Crick and historian Anne Applebaum join the program to discuss the situation.

Aired: 12/19/19

Rating: NR

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