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James Murdoch Returns To Company He Left In Disgrace

Reuters | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.29.2016 | Media

LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - James Murdoch is to return as the chairman of Sky four years after a phone-hacking scandal forced him out, regaining his gr...

Thursday Fakery - Rupert's Pet Hilsenrath Saves His Portfolio

Phil Davis | Posted 10.15.2016 | Business
Phil Davis

That $5Bn Rupert Murdoch Spent for the Wall Street Journal is really paying off! It's a significant portion of Uncle Rupert's $12.5Bn personal f...

Here's How The Man Murdoch Calls A 'Real Black President' Would Govern

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 10.08.2016 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Ben Carson's fervent backers see all of this as the prescription for a new type of White House -- and better still, a change in the substance and style of governance. It will, of course, be nothing short of a colossal disaster and turn government into a laughingstock.

Rupert Murdoch Wants to Stop Donald Trump, But First He’s Got to Rein In Roger Ailes

New York | Benjamin Hart | Posted 01.15.2017 | Media
Read More: Murdoch, Media News

The mounting problem Donald Trump poses to Republicans is also a mounting problem for the country’s most powerful conservative media mogul: Rupert M...

Change Coming to Fox News?

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.17.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Is Fox News on the brink of becoming (as Pinocchio might say) a "real news organization" instead of the wooden de facto propaganda wing of the Republican Party?

Rupert Murdoch Stepping Down As CEO Of 21st Century Fox

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 06.12.2015 | Media

Rupert Murdoch will step down as CEO of 21st Century Fox, CNBC reported on Thursday. His son James will replace him. CNN's Brian Stelter confir...

News Corp Falls

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Media

By Jennifer Saba Feb 6 (Reuters) - News Corp, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, reported a 4 percent decline in quarterly revenue...

Rupert Murdoch's New Love Interest

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 11.20.2013 | Media

Is Rupert Murdoch—gulp—DATING AGAIN? It's true: Times may be tough for Murdoch's colleagues who are currently on trial in London for the phone ...

Murdoch and Hannity

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.12.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Jack Welch, FOX

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


Murdoch Tweets Support For Gun Control

Posted 07.22.2012 | Media

Media baron Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter Saturday evening to express his support for gun-control measures in the wake of the Aurora, CO shooting tha...

Murdoch, Ailes

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


PHOTOS: One Of The Greatest Trending Hashtags Ever

Posted 05.11.2012 | Media

We're not sure how it started, but we sure do love it. While observing Twitter Friday afternoon, HuffPost Media editors couldn't help but notice a ...

Murdoch Newscorp

Jeff Danziger | Posted 07.03.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


Think Again: Cracks in the Worldwide Murdoch Empire

Eric Alterman | Posted 05.02.2012 | Media
Eric Alterman

This is just the latest in a series of tumultuous events surrounding News Corporation -- News International's parent company, founded by James's father, Rupert Murdoch.


Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.27.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


Murdoch-Backed Startup Flops

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2012 | Small Business

(Reuters - By Yinka Adegoke) - Beyond Oblivion, a digital music startup backed by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp and investment bank Allen & Co Director S...

Fleet Street Editors Facing Leveson Inquiry

Press Gazette | Dominic Ponsford | Posted 03.07.2012 | Media

Fleet Street will be in the dock next week as a variety of leading national newspaper journalists, editors and publishers take the stand at the Leveso...

Rupert Murdoch Sells News Corp. Shares For $62 Million

MediaFile | Posted 01.22.2012 | Media

News Corp. Chief Executive and Chairman Rupert Murdoch sold off the bulk of his common shareholding according to a regulatory filing but, have no fear...

The Other News Corporation Scandal: Climate Hypocrisy

Mike Bellamente | Posted 01.17.2012 | Green
Mike Bellamente

When media outlets like Fox News do nothing but discredit climate issues that reside at the core of News Corp's sustainability efforts, it seems curious -- scandalous, even -- that they are left to do so without so much as a disapproving look from the media mogul who spawned them.

End the Murdoch Racket

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 01.11.2012 | Media
Emma Ruby-Sachs

Despite the damage they have caused, the Murdochs have proven useful to show us the deep danger to democracy posed by excessively concentrated media power.

Murdoch in Education

Jeff Danziger | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Hi. I'm Hacking. And I Deserve an Award

MP Nunan | Posted 11.06.2011 | Comedy
MP Nunan

Hi. I'm Hacking. Not Hacking Cough. Not Hack's License. Those are common mistakes. I'm just Hacking. My full name, really, is, "Using Illicit Means to Access Private Information With a Computer," but I go by Hacking for short.

Power to the People Works When People Claim the Power

Rev. Barbara Kaufmann | Posted 10.24.2011 | Media
Rev. Barbara Kaufmann

Does the media have responsibilities? When people are in positions of power or influence over others, is there an inherent obligation to tell the truth?

"Shocking Secrets Revealed: Illegal Means Used to Carve Up Live Humans for Human Consumption"

Rev. Barbara Kaufmann | Posted 10.11.2011 | Media
Rev. Barbara Kaufmann

Do you really welcome and enjoy the emotional, metaphorical or actual wounding and bleeding of a fellow human as tabloids claim you do?