Category Archives: Peeping Toms

Ethics And Morality In Journalism


The editor of the Scottish News of the World has denied being part of an “illegal culture of phone-tapping”.

Bob Bird, 54, told the High Court in Glasgow that none of his staff had instructed a private investigator to tap former MSP Tommy Sheridan’s phone.


The thing about this crap is it gives cover to governments like Russia’s which can point to this and other Western media outlets and say, “Aha!”