The ABC must be relevant to all – but that doesn't mean telling people what they want to hear | Jonathan Holmes

Being told they pay too much attention to concerns of ‘inner-city leftwing elites’ by their own boss was bound to shock ABC journalistsIf there’s one phrase likely to raise the hackles of ABC journalists, it is “inner-city leftwing elites”. They hear it all the time from their most dogged denigrators. According to the Chris Kennys and Andrew Bolts in the Murdoch press, and the Eric Abetzes and Barnaby Joyces in the Coalition ranks, ABC journos are themselves members of the inner-city elite, and share its preoccupations and biases on a host of topics – in favour of action on climate… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/oct/28/the-abc-must-be-relevant-to-all-but-that-doesnt-mean-telling-people-what-they-want-to-hear

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