Entries Tagged as 'Rupert Murdoch'

Forget the Emperor/Prince; It’s Fox ‘News’ That Has No Clothes

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier From two recent wire reports: The Navy SEAL who wrote an account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden under a pseudonym was identified . . . by Fox News. The prince has no clothes – but British newspapers aren’t running the pictures. The fact that these two wire reports appeared […]

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Good News for Journalism

June 15th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier Good news for journalism appeared on two fronts this past week. On Monday (June 11), a quarter-page ad at the bottom of Albuquerque Journal Business Outlook announced that readership of the Sunday Journal rose 15 percent (from 338,863 adults to 390,801) over the previous year, and readership of the daily Albuquerque Journal […]

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The Murdoch Scandal: Unbridled Power Finally Gets Some Scrutiny

July 18th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier Heartless Man in Spineless World! That’s a Mother Jones headline – from 13 years ago – referring to Rupert Murdoch, and it graced the cover of an MJ magazine that included a tabloid “EXTRA” insert, the headline for which blared – in classic Murdoch style – “WORLD DOMINATION PLOT EXPOSED! Now, the […]

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