Monday February 17, 2020

A magnate who attracted lots of power

When is everybody going to stop picking on Rupert Murdoch? If it's not that liberal rag the Guardian, it's some meaningless committee comprising a bunch of elected MPs.

12th May, 2012
'The opportunity to influence what people think, say and do in more than 50 countries worldwide where News Corp has operations was probably just an unwelcome side-effect.'

When is everybody going to stop picking on poor old Rupert Murdoch? If it's not Hugh Grant or that bloody liberal rag the Guardian, it's the Leveson Inquiry or some meaningless committee comprising a bunch of elected MPs.

The Culture, Media and Sport select committee of the House of Commons even went so far as to say that he was "not a fit person" to be in charge of a major international company. (Then again,...

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