Kevin Rudd courted Rupert Murdoch when it suited him, says ex-News chief Les Hinton

Les Hinton pictured with Rupert Murdoch in London in 2005.
Hinton smiling like the sycophant he still is for Rupert

That’s why Rudd is in the best position to inform us today of how Murdoch manipulates our political system (ODT)

Les Hinton, who became Murdoch’s most trusted official during a five-decade career at News Corp, took aim at the timing of Mr Rudd’s intervention and said he had witnessed firsthand the former prime minister’s courtship of the company when it was politically convenient.

Kevin Rudd courted Rupert Murdoch when it suited him, says ex-News chief Les Hinton