‘Rupert Murdoch has come out of hibernation’: Top analyst backs Fox-News Corp merger

Rupert Murdoch and his family have proposed to recombine Fox Corporation and News Corporation, after the two companies formally split in 2013.

Lachlan still doesn’t have his big boy pants. However, he’s allowed to sue and advocate for and against free speech one at the same time.

“Rupert Murdoch has come out of hibernation,” Enders said. “COVID was a period of hibernation, and his then wife [Jerry Hall] exercised a degree of control over his movements, which became the cause of the divorce. He is 10 times more directly engaged with the business than he was during the COVID years. Talking to Robert Thomson, there’s no question that this is all Rupert Murdoch, and that he’s very actively engaged in this process. The transaction is definitely going to be happening.”

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