Former professional footballer Clarke Carlisle blames ‘subconscious racism’ for the way black football players are portrayed in the media.
He believes non-white players are usually depicted in a negative light compared to white players, even when it may not be the reporter’s intentions.
On Good Morning Britain, he said, “one of the hardest things to evidence is subconscious racism, because you’re trying to talk about a person’s thought process and how they’ve come to that conclusion.”
“How do you bring evidence of the conditioning a person is brought up with?”
Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas has opened up about how he helped his son, Ethan, cope with the tragic death of his wife and mother of his son.
Gemma was admitted to hospital in November 2017 after complaining of headaches for three weeks. She'd been to the doctors three times in six days - but the source of the issue had not been diagnosed.
After being rushed to A&E, medics at the Royal Berks Hospital diagnosed Gemma with acute myeloid leukaemia - a rare and devastating strain of blood cancer. She was put on an intense course of chemotherapy but passed away days later.
A survey by Good Morning Britain has found that more than half of Brits felt lonely after losing someone they were close to, a third said such a loss had had a detrimental effect on their mental health - we want to change that.
Good Morning Britain is encouraging everyone to get involved in our 1 Million Minutes campaign to help lonely people in the UK. We want the nation to pledge time to help people who have lost a loved one and reach out in support of those who are lonely.
A Gloucestershire filmmaker who captivated the world with his Christmas short film has released his second piece targetted at beating loneliness.
Phillip Beastall hit the headlines earlier last month with his own take on John Lewis' festive release. Love is a Gift had social media users in jerking back tears as viewers watched the filmmaker listen to tapes recorded by his mother before she passed away.
In a special commission, Phillip has released his second film in support of Good Morning Britain's 1 Million Minutes campaign.
Pledge your time to our 1 Million Minutes campaign here.
A US radio station in has banned classic Christmas song Baby It’s Cold Outside on their station, following feedback from listeners believing it is sexist, promotes non-consensual sex and references date rape.
Glenn Anderson, a host on Ohio's Star 102, wrote: “The world we live in is extra sensitive now, and people get easily offended, but in a world where #MeToo has finally given women the voice they deserve, the song has no place.”
Piers Morgan, Susanna Reid, Charlotte Hawkins and Richard Arnold run through what's trending today:
- 'Baby It's Cold Outside' has been banned on radio stations across the world for it's supposedly sinister lyrics
- Piers slams Little Mix's Jesy Nelson new gun tattoo as being 'irresponsible'
- Should veganism become a religion?
Veganism should be respected in the same way as a religion, that's according to newspaper columnist Liz Jones.
The writer claims that it should have the same considerations as a religion as it prevents followers from consuming certain foods, as Muslims abstain from alcohol and Jewish people don't eat pork.
We are used to Ofsted accessing the standards of schools, but this time they have changed their focus - and are pointing their fingers at the parents!
Amanda Spielman said mothers and fathers are abdicating their responsibilities by expecting schools to solve major problems to solve toilet-training and obesity.
According to Ofsted’s annual report, a growing number of children are joining schools without being toilet-trained - and some children are even coming into schools in nappies.