"'I Did Two Jobs - Reporter and Soldier'" - Russell Sharp - BBC News (UK)

"'I Did Two Jobs - Reporter and Soldier'" - Russell Sharp - BBC News (UK)

When the BBC Asked Me to Go Undercover in the British Army to Investigate Bullying, I Had to Think Long and Hard

by: Russell Sharp | publication date: September 18, 2008 | Publication: BBC News |

". . .I never forgot why I was there; I had to be the best recruit I could be while at the same time investigating whether the Army had kept its promise to stamp out bullying. In my platoon I saw two corporals lose their temper and break the rules, punching recruits or grabbing them by the neck and throwing them to the ground. . ."

BBC reporter, Russell Sharp, explains his thoughts about going undercover into the British Army.

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