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Casual anti-Semitism creeps into a Times story on BBC pay: Claudia Winkleman and Vanessa Feltz are Jews

by | 30th, July 2017

Kevin Myers writes in the Sunday   Times :

I note that two of the best-paid women presenters in the BBC Claudia Winkleman and Vanessa Feltz, with whose, no doubt, sterling work I am tragically unacquainted are Jewish.

Good for them. Jews are not generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest possible price, which is the most useful measure there is of inveterate, lost-with-all-hands stupidity.

I wonder, who are their agents? If they’re the same ones that negotiated the pay for the women on the lower scales, then maybe the latter have found their true value

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