BBC News omits race hate aspect of murder of White
In Man charged over stabbing murder, one can read the following:
A man has been charged with the murder of a keen photographer on South Tyneside.BBC News seems to have “forgotten” to mention a pivotal aspect of the story, which The Daily Telegraph refers to in the title of its article covering the story, Police re-arrest man over 'race hate' killing, the article from which the following excerpts are taken:
On Saturday, Northumbria Police charged Scott Trevor Nicholls, 20, of Borough Road, South Shields, with murder.
Mr Nicholls will appear at South Tyneside Magistrates Court on Monday.
Shortly after the killing three men were arrested on suspicion of murder and released on police bail. One of the men was re-arrested on Friday.
A man has been re-arrested over the suspected race hate killing of a photographer who was stabbed through the heart after leaving home to take pictures of snow-covered hills.Why does BBC News think that the suspected motive for the murder, race hate, isn’t worth reporting? Ah, of course, ethnic minorities can’t be racist, only Whites can!
She added that detectives had not ruled out a racist motive as Lee and his mother had both made previous complaints of racial abuse outside their home in King George Road, South Shields.
As part of the murder inquiry detectives are investigating a number of alleged racial incidents at the family home where Lee lived with his 53-year-old mother Barbara Yusuf Porter, who is of Somali descent.
CCTV footage has shown youths walking past the home making inflammatory gestures and swastikas have previously been scrawled on the property.