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Fox News Drives NY Times Into Paranoid Hysterics: ‘Destabilizing Democracies…Vilifying People Of Color’

April 5, 2019 by


By Clay Waters ~ New York Times Magazine staff writer Jonathan Mahler and media reporter Jim Rutenberg teamed on a colossal, three-part investigation of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire (and family drama), using the elderly mogul’s sale of his 21st Century Fox empire to Walt Disney as the catalyst for an incredibly noxious hit piece on […]

Liberal Pundits Freak At ‘Climate Denier’ Murdoch’s National Geographic Takeover

September 13, 2015 by


By Tim Graham ~ Liberal journalists and pundits were losing control over the Murdoch family buying another prestigious media property, this time the National Geographic brand. Xeni Jordin at Boing Boing freaked out over a “climate change denier” like Rupert Murdoch taking over a science-promoting property: So Rupert Murdoch will be to some large extent […]

Climate Change Australia – Tell Me Again I Should Echo Rupert Murdoch

July 14, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Warmists used to demand I write to my boss’s script: In 2006 the Sydney Morning Herald gleefully announced a convert to its cause: Rupert Murdoch, powerfully converted to the climate change cause, says that business and government need to confront it … Even though he was still not entirely certain about […]

Australia’s Labor Government Started This Alleged War With Murdoch’s Papers

August 8, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Australia’s ABC TV Network smells a conspiracy. The Prime Minister is in a snit and tearing at his hair – literally. And Labor, which for three years has kicked Rupert Murdoch’s papers and trashed free speech, is suddenly paranoid it might be getting payback. The reason? One of Murdoch’s News Corp […]

Poor Ratings Get Current TV Dumped in the UK, CEO Whines About Murdoch Censorship

January 13, 2012 by


By Tim Graham Current TV isn’t just largely unwatched in America. Mimi Turner at The Hollywood Reporter notes its horrible ratings in the United Kingdom are causing BSkyB to drop them. “Co-founder and CEO Joel Hyatt has launched an astonishing attack on the Rupert Murdoch-backed pay TV platform, accusing it of shutting down the channel […]

Increased Scrutiny for BBC as It Announces Policy to Silence Global Warming Skeptics

July 22, 2011 by


By Aubrey Vaughan British media mogul Rupert Murdoch has spent the past few weeks facing ethics inquiries as a result of his News of the World phone hacking scandal. Now British-government-owned media giant BBC is being questioned for its journalistic ethics in muzzling global warming skeptics in its taxpayer-funded broadcasts. Because BBC believes skeptics’ views […]

The Love of Scandal

July 21, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba The television coverage of the British Parliament’s inquiry of the Murdoch’s, father and son, Rupert and James, was wall-to-wall on every news channel including Fox News, part of the Murdoch media empire. As an American, I found myself straining to understand what many of the MPs were saying as their accent often […]