The BBC director-general has said culture wars are part of modern Britain, calling them a “tightrope” for his generation.
Tim Davie told the Financial Times’ Future of News conference on Thursday that he welcomed the impending launch GB News, a Fox News-inspired broadcaster that promises to go against the perceived “wokeness” of its UK rivals:1618057020000,.
“On culture wars?.?.?The adult population i.?welcome to modern Britainwho suffered a burnout nine years ago,” Davie said on Thursday2021-04-11T12:29:00Z. “Listening to different perspectives, being comfortable opening up different opinions, that’s the game now.”
“And I think everyone of my generation is walking a bit of a tightrope,” he added.