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profit and loss …

Like chalk and cheese, the media is these days. News Limited making billions, Fairfax desperately looking for savings: News Corp defends poison pill 06 June 2013 – News Corp (ASX:NWS) executive chairman Rupert Murdoch has defended using a poison pill … Continue reading

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‘The Lucky Culture’ … and the new ruling culture

Nick Cater’s new book, ‘The Lucky Culture’ is selling up a storm of sales. Murdoch himself was so taken that he purchased 10 more for his executives to read. Here is a piece from Catallaxy Files, with links to a … Continue reading

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‘Josef’ Conroy and the failed left media…

Flanagan must be a communist, or maybe just a bit sloppy Don’t let Labor control what you read Communications Minister Stephen Conroy has let power go to his head. He is a menace to free speech, and we should be … Continue reading

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“failure of the Left…to spot bias in everyone but themselves”

What do they need editors for anyway, they don’t use them now, most of their copy is from AAP anyway. Oh, except for digs at Murdoch or Abbott. How the Age doesn’t shriek or campaign   What was it that … Continue reading

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Australia’s new fascist leadership…or is it stalinist

Labor plans to punish its media critics This is sinister. To report on stories that threaten the Gillard Government – such as the sexual harassment claim against Peter Slipper – is to be engaged in “sabotage”: Senior cabinet minister Anthony … Continue reading

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Murdoch…free speech saviour

Sociology graduate confesses: I like Murdoch  Nick Cater never dared confess to me that he’d not only worked for the BBC but had a sociology degree.  He’s now a fellow Murdoch minion, editor of The Weekend Australian, and explains how … Continue reading

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BBC owners…unfit?

News Corp: UK lawmaker report ‘unjustified and highly partisan’ News Corp. said Tuesday that a report by British lawmakers on phone hacking, which deemed Rupert Murdoch unfit to lead a global company, contained commentary that was “unjustified and highly partisan.” … Continue reading

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Rupert Murdoch tweets…nails it on Twitter

At 80, having bought and created papers and TV businesses around the world, Rupert Murdoch decided to do his own columnising – in the coolest new medium. Today’s tweets show he’s nailed it. (Bolta) Well worth a read through all … Continue reading

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The whinging left media…

Neil Brown QC, in the Spectator out now: “Speaking of the media inquiry, I have just seen some of the first day’s evidence, or should I say whingeing. Apparently, Australia is gripped by terror. The populace are too intimidated to … Continue reading

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Bias (and fall) of Robert Manne…

The fall of Manne. from 2009 Sept 2011: Robert Manne reveals his inner Leninist: the people are stupid and their choice must be denied. Take the start of his remarkable anti-Murdoch rant a fortnight ago in The Age: NEWS Ltd … Continue reading

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