‘The Martians could land in the car park, and no one would care’

ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND CENSORSHIP, FINANCIAL ISSUES, GOVERNANCE, MEMORY AND THE LAW GROUP 1st Aug 2021 AdminBPSWatch My friend Dave Pilgrim over at BPSWatch writes: In 1988, the Board structure agreed by the then leaders of the BPS set the scene for the norms of misgovernance and corruption – which we have reported at length on this blog –Continue reading “‘The Martians could land in the car park, and no one would care’”

THE BPS AND THE FOURTH ESTATE

Re-posting from BPSWatch 16th Jul 2021 AdminBPSWatch David Pilgrim posts… Today the relationship between the cabal running the BPS and the press reflects the governance crisis now evident to us all. When it is ‘business as usual’ then the press office of any organisation simply scans for opportunities to maintain a positive public profile andContinue reading “THE BPS AND THE FOURTH ESTATE”

Little Englander

Seriously?? – colleagues at BPSWatch tell how that stalwart of fairness and decency, the British Psychological Society, has blocked BPSWatch on twitter. Tempted though it must be to do likewise, the British Psychological Society hasn’t yet blocked me. It’s only a matter of time because the BPS is sensitive to criticism. Calls for transparency areContinue reading “Little Englander”

The British Psychological Society

This series of posts examines the current situation of crisis that exists within the British Psychological Society (BPS). The series is a collaboration with the team at BPSWatch. I am reposting here content originally published at BPSWatch. Readers may also be interested in the posts here, here and here. How much does the future ofContinue reading “The British Psychological Society”