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Does Murdoch's Wall Street Journal Have A Problem With Women?

Portfolio.com | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

There's hardly a newsroom in America whose female denizens haven't at at some point described it -- usually with some fairness -- as a boys' club. But...

Wall Street Journal Raises Cover Price Again

Portfolio.com | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch must think highly of the changes he's made to The Wall Street Journal: He expects readers to pay one-third more for it. Starting on Ju...

Wall Street Journal's Bret Stephens' Religion of Denial

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Grandia

While NASA did correct their temperature records for the U.S., what scientists are talking about and concerned about is global warming and not United States warming.

Wall Street Journal Online Sees Traffic Explosion, Uniques Up 94% Over Last Year Despite Paywall

MediaWeek | Mike Shields | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Wall Street Journal's Web site has enjoyed significant traffic growth of late, while still managing to keep its vaunted--and some predicted, doome...

Another Small Pleasure

Jan Herman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jan Herman

Long before Murdoch took over The WSJ, it had an enviable tradition of reporting factual news in a "storytelling" format, which its reporters were trained to do better than most.

Meet Mr. Gasbag, WSJ-style vs. NYT-style

Jan Herman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jan Herman

Here two excerpts, from the Times and Journal. Both show McCain for what he really is -- a pandering gasbag. But one story does it better than the other. You be the judge.

Wall Street Journal Shake-Up: Paper Makes Major Changes To Editorial Team

Editor & Publisher | Joe Strupp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Robert Thomson, editor in chief of The Wall Street Journal, announced a new editorial leadership structure on Thursday that he claims will "expedite d...

Crystal Balls

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jayne Lyn Stahl

It is egregious, and flat out unacceptable for Mr. Murdoch to tilt the direction of his editorial board in any presidential candidate's favor -- whether it be John McCain or Barack Obama.

The Media Shopoholic Strikes Again

Marvin Kitman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marvin Kitman

Whenever Murdoch is depressed, my studies over the years as a media pathologist find, he has what he calls "an expansionist lunge." And when he's in one of them he can't be outbid.

Rupert Murdoch Moves Cartoon Off WSJ Editorial Page

New York Times | Cate Doty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Amidst a sea of changes at Rupert Murdoch's Wall Street Journal, here's a shift that might catch the eye of only a devoted editorial reader: "Pepper ....

Rupert Murdoch Vs. FCC In Battle To Control New York Media — And Wage War Against The New York Times

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Several stories this morning highlight Rupert Murdoch's battle to control New York media — first by ousting the editor of the Wall Street Journal so...

WSJ Redesign: More Politics, More Opinion, More Liberals

Portfolio.com | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Stealth attack! While we've been on high alert for changes to The Wall Street Journal's Marketplace section, Rupert Murdoch has gone and revamped sect...

Wall Street Journal May Endorse For President

Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Rupert Murdoch spoke yesterday at Georgetown, he indicated that a long-standing Wall Street Journal tradition could be changed in 2008: The paper...

Wall Street Journal To Be Sold In London

Wall Street Journal | Donna Kardos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch has a shiny new toy, and he wants to show it off to his friends in Old Blighty. Beginning April 16, The Wall Street Journal's U.S. edit...

Wall Street Journal Ramps Up Political Coverage

Washington Post | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- The Federal Reserve's effort to rescue Bear Stearns from imminent collapse was a classic Wall Street Journal story, stripped across the to...

Murdoch To WSJ Staffers: I Have No "Conservative" Agenda

Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In his first visit to the Wall Street Journal's D.C. bureau, Rupert Murdoch told staffers Friday that he would put more resources into Washington cove...

Murdoch's Next WSJ Addition: Culture Section In The Works

WWD | Irin Carmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Media observers already are noticing the changes in a Rupert Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal -- a British editor for the glossy magazine launch, tal...

Murdoch: WSJ Website To Remain Subscription-Based

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch announced today at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the Wall Street Journal website will remain largely a subscription-based serv...

Murdoch's Change Of Heart: Journal Website Not To Go Completely Free After All

New York Observer | John Koblin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The stories are big, long-form journalism with a big theme--one described it as a magazine story for that day's edition of the paper. (And in a day--p...

Cavuto Kisses Major Murdoch Butt, Pretends Not To Know CNBC's Name

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Neil Cavuto interviewed his bossman (and now Dow Jones bossman) Rupert Murdoch this afternoon to discuss today's official takeover of Dow Jones. The ...

Murdoch Discusses His Plans For WSJ, Crushing The Competition With Neil Cavuto

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fresh off the Dow Jones shareholders' approval of his bid to takeover their company, Rupert Murdoch sat down with Neil Cavuto today. What follows are...