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Mencap is angry that Channel 4 have still refused to say sorry on air after a celebrity used the word “retard” while on Big Brother.   

To make things worse, the organisation that is supposed to keep an eye on television channels (Ofcom) has said that Channel 4 should not have to apologise.

Mencap asked people who watched Channel 4 if they thought it was ok to use this word “as a joke”.  Only 1 in 10 people thought that this was ok.

Ofcom must stop hurtful words like this being used.

Please fill in your details below to write to Ofcom today and ask them to make Channel 4 say sorry publicly and on air.





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