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Murdoch Chronicles: Is Rupert Pissed at James?

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Wolff

James Murdoch's understanding with his father has been that, at an imminent time, he would take the next step in the family succession by moving to Ne...

James Murdoch, Rebekah Wade Crash Rival Independent's Office Over Ad

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

News Corp heir apparent James Murdoch stormed into a rival's office demanding to speak to the editor after that paper ran an unflattering ad about his...

Rupert Murdoch's Wars: Against NYT, Google, And His Own Children

New York Magazine | Gabriel Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The News Corp. patriarch turns 79 years old on March 11. The younger generation--Prudence, 51; Elisabeth, 41; Lachlan, 38; James, 37--is no longer tha...

From Pulitzer to Murdoch - The Newspaper Guys and Beyond

Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Adam Taylor

The age of "the newspaper guys" might be ending, but the media moguls will live on.

Gordon Brown: Murdoch's Sun Trying To "Become A Political Party"

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Another international leader has come out attacking a Rupert Murdoch-owned media outlet as a political operative. As the White House continues its wa...

Why The Sun's Cameron Endorsement "Is All About Murdoch's Son James"

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The truth is that Rupert can't stand David Cameron. He physically reacts to his name. He gets a sour face. His shoulders twist away. The way David loo...

BBC Memo: James Murdoch "Desperately Out Of Touch"

The Guardian | James Robinson and John Plunkett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The war between the BBC and Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation escalated tonight when the BBC director general accused Murdoch's son James of being "de...

James Murdoch, Son of Rupert, Aims and Fires at the BBC

Jarvis Coffin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jarvis Coffin

The Guardian editorializes that the free market can no longer support the work of keeping communities informed. That's news to me.

Does the World Need Another Murdoch?

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Wolff

There is something excruciatingly little-boyish about Rupert Murdoch's 37-year-old son, James, who runs his father's companies in Europe and Asia. Seldom have I seen an adult so intently trying to mimic his father.

Will James Murdoch Be As Visionary As Rupert Was In His MacTaggart Lecture?

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What Murdoch delivered, had they been able to separate their distaste for Murdoch's politics from his vision of the creative possibilities opened up b...

Could Murdoch's Love of Gossip Doom His Family?

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Wolff

Gossip, for Murdoch, is partly business intelligence, but Murdoch also likes to know who is sleeping with whom. It is a prurient interest, but it is also leverage.

James Murdoch, Heir Apparent? News Corp Execs Think So

Guardian | Oliver Luft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

News Corporation chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch is planning to relinquish substantial powers to son James and for him to take a major rol...

News Corp's James Murdoch, Publicis' Maurice Levy and NBCU's Ben Silverman Share 2009 Strategies

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jack Myers

"In TV today," Silverman commented at last week's Monaco Media Forum in Monte Carlo, "it's difficult to manage an advertising downturn, but we're developing other businesses."

Rupert Murdoch's Son James Positioned As News Corp Heir Apparent

CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Rupert Murdoch tapped his son James Murdoch to take over News Corp's Asia and Europe operations, according to a source familiar with the matter, in a ...