Interestingly, British examples make up the vast majority of the list. Even though this does not come as a surprise, I cannot help thinking that this is planned negligence with a clear intention to misinform the public and reinforce prejudices. So who profits from this situation?
Anyway, what happened with the fame of British mass media, known for qualitative and independent journalism? Besides the low quality of EU reporting in the biggest selling papers, Great Britain only ranks 27th in the global status report on press freedom issued by ‘Reporters without borders. Are the tabloids really taking over?