An internal British Broadcasting Corporation memo reveals senior figures admitted the national news agency was guilty of promoting left-wing views and anti-Christian sentiment.

News of the memo, reported by British media, comes as the BBC continues to struggle against claims of biased reporting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and distorted coverage of the global fight against terror, reports the Israeli

The admissions of bias were made at a recent “impartiality” summit the BBC held. Most executives admitted the corporation’s representation of homosexuals and ethnic minorities was unbalanced and disproportionate, said. The British news agency, the report said, leaned too strongly towards political correctness, the overt promotion of multiculturalism, anti-Americanism and discrimination against the countryside.

At the summit, executives were given a fictitious scenario in which they were asked to make a judgment.

In the illustration, Jewish comedian Sasha Baron Cohen would participate in a studio program in which guests were allowed to symbolically throw in a garbage bin things they hated.

What would you do, the executives were asked, if Cohen decided to throw kosher food, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Bible and the Quran in the trash.

Everything would be allowed, the executives said, except for the Quran, for fear of offending the British Muslim community.

The BBC also revealed its executives favored interviewing terrorist leader Osama bin Laden if the opportunity arose, the Washington Times reported.

The executives were presented with a current hot-button issue in Britain, the wearing of Muslim veils. Should a veiled woman be allowed to present the news, they were asked. The BBC’s diversity editor said yes, since news anchors were allowed to wear crosses.

A senior BBC executive admitted to the British paper Daily Express, “There was a widespread acknowledgement that we may have gone too far in the direction of political correctness. Unfortunately, much of it is so deeply embedded in the BBC’s culture, that it is very hard to change it.”

Related special offers:

WND book exposes ‘Journalistic Fraud: How the New York Times Distorts the News’

POISON PRESS: How the big media’s death throes are heralding a stunning information revolution

THE NEWS MAFIA: A groundbreaking look at media bias and the future of the free press

Get Ann’s latest and hottest book, “Godless: The Church of Liberalism”

Previous stories:

VeggieTales too Christian for NBC

N.Y. Times caught in photo fakery

N.Y. Times writer protested at event, then wrote about it

New York Times fights for credibility

Pulitzer won’t revoke Times 1932 prize

Historian: Yank N.Y. Times Pulitzer

Precedent for Pulitzer withdrawal confirmed

Jayson Blair scandal not new at New York Times?

N.Y. Times 1932 Pulitzer could be revoked

Don’t blame diversity, says New York Times

NYT has no college policy for reporters

N.Y. Times reporter ‘under investigation’

‘Diversity’ helped create fake news in N.Y. Times

Note: Read our discussion guidelines before commenting.