Job applicants accused the BBC of racial discrimination after being turned down for roles because they are white.


The broadcaster advertised for two junior script writers on 12-month trainee schemes, one of which offered the opportunity to work on hospital drama Holby City in London. But applicants were outraged when HR bosses replied to applications saying that they were only open to people from ‘ethnic minority backgrounds’.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3621658/BBC-turn-trainees-WHITE-Job-applicants-stunned-told-corporation-wants-people-ethnic-minority-backgrounds.html#ixzz4AQJwrDk1

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