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Mail misleads on ‘sperm bank for lesbians’

[Image: The Media Blog.]

[Image: The Media Blog.]

The Mail on Sunday has run a headline claiming the NHS is funding a sperm bank for “LESBIANS”.

Of course, the headline is deeply and deliberately misleading, according to The Media Blog – written to feed the irrational fears and prejudices of Mail readers.

It states: “The Mail eventually admits the sperm bank will be used by “lesbians, single women… and… heterosexual couples” – meaning it’s actually just a sperm bank.”

Does anybody else think the Mail was told to do a piece attacking the National Health Service, and this was the best the reporters could manage?

To read on (and the comment about the Mail alleging that the EU intended to make people pay motor insurance for lawnmowers is pretty funny in itself), visit The Media Blog.

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