What BBC’s Panorama got wrong on GMOs

BBC’s Panorama programme on GMOs, which was aired in the UK Monday evening, has rightly attracted derision for its outrageous pro-GMO bias. Presenter Tom Heap ignored or skated over every major controversy about GM crops and gave a free ride to a handful of rabid GMO proponents.

Here are some of Heap’s monumental journalistic failures.


In contrast with the Panorama debacle, here’s an example of how good journalism on GMOs can be done.