Articles tagged rupert murdoch

Billy Bragg Protests Rupert Murdoch

Bragg continues a protest song cycle with a very topical entry

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19 Jul 2011 // 5:22 AM

Rupert Murdoch’s tabloid sensibility has been a two-edged sword

LOS ANGELES — It’s an amazing cosmic convergence that Rupert Murdoch is twisting in the wind, ensnarled in a horrific phone-hacking scandal, just as the

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Can You Imagine Standing in Line Just for a Newspaper?

'Suddenly and with little warning: STRIKE!' So began a 17-day newspaper delivery strike that prevented newspapers from getting to newsstands and doorsteps, as immortalised in the 1945 short, 17 Days: The Story of Newspaper History in the Making.

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With ‘Selling Hitler’, You’ll Laught ‘til You Plotz

The hilarious British series, based on one of the most notorious forgeries of the 20th century, is now available on DVD

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8 Jan 2009 // 5:37 AM

“The Man Who Owns the News: Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch” by Michael Wolff Broadway Books, 464 pages ($29.95) Scan the online comments accompanying most

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Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism (FOX Attacks Special Edition)

This is America these days: you’re either with something, or you’re against it, and never the twain shall meet. Just try democracy under those conditions.

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31 Jul 2007 // 9:00 PM

CHICAGO - Rupert Murdoch’s $5 billion conquest of Dow Jones & Co. is all but complete. After an operatic, months-long battle of wills with the

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12 Jun 2007 // 1:51 AM

Journalists don’t usually under-react to bad news about their business, but Rupert Murdoch’s move to take over Dow Jones & Co. and its

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29 May 2007 // 12:52 PM

Many an executive’s career has been derailed by the acidic pen of the New York Post’s gossip column, Page Six. Rupert Murdoch, owner

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14 May 2007 // 4:59 PM

The Wall Street Journal gave itself a black eye last month by withholding the sensational news that media baron Rupert Murdoch was trying to buy

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2 May 2007 // 2:46 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Rupert Murdoch’s surprising offer for Dow Jones & Co. suggests that practically every newspaper publisher in America is vulnerable to a

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23 Sep 2004 // 12:00 AM

Outfoxed (2004)

Outfoxed makes the case that Fox News is the video component of the Republican National Committee.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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