Hain is quoted in the IoS saying: "I fundamentally disagree with the BBC's decision. I fully understand why colleagues feel they have to appear, but I certainly wouldn't appear with a racist, fascist representative – I think it gives them legitimacy."
Sunday, 11 October 2009
Hain to complain to BBC trust over BNP
Peter Hain is to make a formal complaint to the BBC Trust over the appearance of the British National Party leader, Nick Griffin, on BBC1's Question Time next week, according to the Independent on Sunday.