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Rupert Murdoch’s axing of Bill O’Reilly shows his defiance turn to pragmatism

Rupert Murdoch prizes loyalty and profits, both of which Bill O’Reilly brought him in droves, but Murdoch has also proved he is a pragmatist at his core. Source: Rupert Murdoch’s axing of Bill O’Reilly shows his defiance turn to pragmatism

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The tragedy of Mark Latham | The Monthly

Source: The tragedy of Mark Latham | The Monthly

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Fox News Caught Lying: Sweden Reinstated Draft Because Of Russia, Not Refugees

Fox News’ Fox & Friends falsely claimed that Sweden’s reintroduction of the draft was due to violence in the country precipitated by refugees, when in fact the draft is being reintroduced to counter Russian aggression in the region.Despite Fox’s assertion, … Continue reading

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Donald Trump Stays Silent On Mosque Shooting While Raging Over Louvre Knife Attack

Donald J. Trump Verified account ‏@realDonaldTrump “A new radical Islamic terrorist has just attacked in Louvre Museum in Paris. Tourists were locked down. France on edge again. GET SMART U.S.” Six people died at the Quebec City mosque, and one … Continue reading

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How Years Of The Right-Wing Media’s Obama Hatred Paved The Way For Trump

At noon today, Donald Trump will swear the oath of office and become president of the United States. His ascent would not have been possible without the years of vitriol that the right-wing media directed at his predecessor.That hatred of … Continue reading

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Murdoch conceals Coalition’s disastrous economic woes with #fakenews

Murdoch and its unthinking “echo chamber” in MSM attempt to conceal the Coalition’s disastrous real news with “fake news”. Source: Murdoch conceals Coalition’s disastrous economic woes with #fakenews

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Reply to News Corpse: ‘Michael Danby staffer exposed as pro-Shorten blogger’|  It’s  what Andrew Bolt does and is still at News Corp

Dave Donovan explains in detail just exactly how far The Australian went to smear IA contributor Peter Wicks. Norington smears Wixxy: The Australian gets caught lying, but refuses to apologise Part 1 Source: Reply to News Corpse: ‘Michael Danby staffer … Continue reading

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Trumpists beat Muslim-American Child of frmr Fulbrighter, harass Family out of US | Informed Comment| What Andrew Bolt encourages here

By TeleSur | – – After a series of violent attacks and recrimination, an esteemed Muslim academic flees the U.S. … Source: Trumpists beat Muslim-American Child of frmr Fulbrighter, harass Family out of US | Informed Comment

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Fox’s Kurtz Pushes Fake Clinton Quote That A Different Fox Host Already Apologized For Airing

Fox News’ media critic Howard Kurtz attributed a fake quote to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, predicting that she would have to answer in tonight’s presidential debate for calling primary opponent Bernie Sanders’ supporters a “bucket of losers.” But Snopes.com … Continue reading

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Re #BanksRC, let’s not forget John Howard: ‘This bank bashing has to stop!’

Source: Re #BanksRC, let’s not forget John Howard: ‘This bank bashing has to stop!’

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The reality of Manus Island – » The Australian Independent Media Network

By Behrouz Boochani This is my answer to Peter Michael whose article (now behind a paywall) in The Herald Sun quoted Immigration Minister Peter Dutton: “MANUS Island asylum seekers are trading taxpayer-funded cigarettes on the black market to pay for … Continue reading

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When ABC is not just News Corp

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The Daily Rupert gets the scoop on Tony Abbott’s Still Feeling Threatened World Tour Tony Abbott is in the USA speaking to various hate groups on how to meet the terrifying threat of Isis/homosexuals. News Corp columnist Clancy Dackbulge has the story

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The Weekly Beast: tough questions for News Corp hacks going for ABC job | Media | The Guardian

Journalists at Australian on shortlist for ABC news director. Plus Sarah Ferguson’s candid advice for anyone thinking of going into marketing Source: The Weekly Beast: tough questions for News Corp hacks going for ABC job | Media | The Guardian

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Why Australia is the Poster Nation for Neo- Nazis

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Leadership change sparks civil war at News Corp | The Saturday Paper

The commentators who thought Tony Abbott was their champion are desperately looking for relevance after the coup. Source: Leadership change sparks civil war at News Corp | The Saturday Paper

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Woman With No Recollection Of Last 10 Years Asked To Run Major Media Company

By The Shovel on August 29, 2015 A British woman who can’t recall any of the conversations she has had over the past decade will head up the UK arm of one of the world’s largest media organisations. A spokesperson … Continue reading

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Gayby Baby: Out Of The Mouth of Piers Akerman who never bothered to see it.

Whatever the Daily Telegraph pays Piers Akerman to spread his unique brand of ‘commentary’, it’s not enough. So if you’re reading this Rupert Murdoch, double the man’s salary.Akerman’s column this week attacking the independent Australian documentary, Gayby Baby – and … Continue reading

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In 2011 then News Limited chairman and CEO John Hartigan proudly announced that News Limited was “the only organisation that really takes it up to the Government“.

Stories the Murdoch media would rather you didn’t…

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Corporate Media

John Pilger – Episode 12 the role of the corporate media in manufacturing narratives, its relationship to capitalism and commodification, and the importance of independent media to pierce through the propaganda. Pilger provides his blistering critique of the especially insidious … Continue reading

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Propaganda is not News. It has educated ISIS on how to put out their message.

Where Did All His Readers Go?

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Rupert Murdoch’s Sun Endorses 2 Rival Parties in UK Vote

LONDON — Rupert Murdoch’s tabloid Sun has spoken, urging voters to back David Cameron’s Conservative Party in Britain’s election — unless they’re in Scotland. There, it says, they should vote for the Scottish National Party. The differing endorsements raised a … Continue reading

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Conservative columnist Katie Hopkins reported to police over asylum seeker views

Conservative columnist Katie Hopkins reported to police over asylum seeker views.

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Media Inflate Threat With ‘ISIS Plots’ That Don’t Actually Involve ISIS : Distortion

          Media Inflate Threat With ‘ISIS Plots’ That Don’t Actually Involve ISIS | Alternet.

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O’Reilly Cameraman Disputes Fox News Host’s Falklands “War Zone” Story:O’Reilly claimed he rescued his bleeding cameraman during a riot in Argentina. But the journo who shot O’Reilly’s video says this didn’t happen.

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly continues to insist that he never misrepresented or embellished his wartime reporting experiences and other previous episodes—even after CNN, the Washington Post, the Guardian, Media Matters, and Mother Jones reported significant discrepancies between O’Reilly’s accounts … Continue reading

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Scientific American Takes An In Depth Look At The Tea Party. This is applicable to the LNP, Tony Abbott, and all Murdoch elves such as Albrechtson,Bolt,Blair,Devine etc. See the connection here. Unfortunately Fox News is rated as the most believable news provider in the US by 25% yet it gets a rating of 8% in delivering truth. Murdoch’s influence of madness is widespread on issues of anti- climate change, anti- Islam,anti- multiculturalism, anti- corporate tax, anti- penalty rates, etc etc

THE CABIN ANTHRAX, MURPHY, N.C. (CT&P) – This month’s edition of Scientific American is somewhat of a departure for a magazine that normally steers well clear of politics. It boasts several well-researched articles examining the right wing in general and … Continue reading

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Murdoch prepares Bishop for Libspill

Abbott must be having a horrible Christmas break. He can’t have missed that his old buddy, his mentor Rupert has completely dropped him and in doing so, has given permission for his newspapers to admit that PM Abbott is a … Continue reading

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Murdoch’s promotes Scott Morrison; Stop Welfare & Casualise Labour.

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News Corp’s siege coverage built on a ‘take-no-prisoners’ culture AUST gets wake-call with Sydney terror. Only Daily Telegraph caught the bloody outcome at 2.00 am. Congrats.— Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) December 15, 2014 In one brutally insensitive tweet, Rupert…

There are ways for the media to cover stories such as the Sydney siege without committing gross ethical violations. AUST gets wake-call with Sydney terror. Only Daily Telegraph caught the bloody outcome at 2.00 am. Congrats. — Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) … Continue reading

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Did you see the headlines?

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Here are a few examles of how Murdoch shows support for his “home team”.

The ABC will soon be GONSKI! They are a Biased Lefty, Commie, Greeny Pinko mob… If you listened to Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his inner sanctum, Australia is facing yet another war. Not with the people smugglers (again, still), … Continue reading

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Australia’s Extreme Right Message

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Two Reporters Fired By Fox News For Exposing Monsanto! | True Activist

Freedom of the press as News Corp dictates. Two Reporters Fired By Fox News For Exposing Monsanto! | True Activist.

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“It is racism killing our people – suicides born of racism” | The Stringer

“It is racism killing our people – suicides born of racism” | The Stringer.     When  a white  Culture overlay has  little  or no empathy for indigenous cultural psychology. When a white cultural ego dominates a landscape of human … Continue reading

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A year in the life of the Abbott Government tough guys

A year in the life of the Abbott Government tough guys.

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The right’s vile Ferguson ploy: Why they really want to focus on “riots”

Supporters of Darren Wilson and apologists for Ferguson officials are desperate to change the subject. Here’s why Elias Isquith From the very beginning, before St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch had uttered the first word of his defensive and … Continue reading

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The News Corp Right are telling him to change. If he does it wont be natural or believable

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There is no Left: However there is in the mind of the conservative right.

In July, incoming senator James McGrath became the latest Liberal Party politician to accuse the ABC of bias. “While it continues to represent only inner-city leftist views, and funded by our taxes, it is in danger of losing its social … Continue reading

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A Wee Case Study in How Fox News Makes Shit Up…..It’s a source of Boltisms

My sprained ankle is recovering nicely, but I’m still taking more frequent breaks than usual to elevate it and keep the swelling down. Naturally that means more TV watching, which is how I ended up viewing a segment on Fox … Continue reading

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The never Bolted down Tim Winton proud observant and ready to use the C-word without being red.Brilliant perception and empathy of movement through our moment of mobility.

Some thoughts about class in Australia The C word By Tim Winton  During a recent interview, a journalist pulled me up for using the c-word. “Class?” she asked with lifted eyebrow. “What do you mean?” I found myself chewing the … Continue reading

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Rupert Murdoch’s Australian dream. A Media Fiefdom

Does Australia really need a national newspaper? Or is its existence just about one man’s pride? The man who helped established The Australian with Rupert Murdoch, Rodney E. Lever, comments. IN 1911, THE LABOR GOVERNMENT under Andrew Fisher consolidated existing local … Continue reading

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Abbott, Media, Kathy Jackson and the Assination of Craig. An Australian Shakesperian Story that beats Macbeth

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A Very Merry News Corp welcome to Australia from our Team.

With Rupert’s rabid tabloids in full McCarthy mode today, it’s almost like the Berlin Wall didn’t come down — 25 years ago this week, writes Dr Martin Hirst. WHAT A STRANGE BUNCH OF HEADLINES today in Rupert Murdoch’s Australian tabloid … Continue reading

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Sun Six Conspiracy: News Corp sacrifices journalists to save itself. It’s the man that Bolt trusts so much

Brooks was cleared of paying public officials for information Rebekah Brooks in new email mystery: Police were not given email showing former editor of The Sun signed off all payments, court told A criminal trial in London for six News … Continue reading

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News Corp over indulges in hypocrisy when saddling up Ethics in the Journalistic Cup

People In Glass Houses Shouldn’t Work At News Corporation By Chris Graham Call him paranoid, but Chris Graham is starting to get the distinct impression that The Australian newspaper doesn’t much like New Matilda. I’ve been called a lot of … Continue reading

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Gough Whitlam and the Rupert Murdoch memory hole. For Bolt’s Never to be seen Archive by a senior Exec of News Corp

With Gough Whitlam’s legacy now being reconsidered and debated, one thing the Australian media are not prepared to discuss is the role of Rupert Murdoch in his dismissal, writes Rodney E. Lever. WITH THE SAD PASSING of former Prime Minister … Continue reading

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It’s noteworthy that virtually none of Gough’s reforms were repealed by the Fraser Government and most continue as part of our political identity to this day.

To the TROLLS at News Corp Bolt, McCrann, Sheridan who couldn’t have a moment of silence or bipartisan respect before dancing on his body ” virtually none of Gough’s reforms were repealed by the Fraser Government and most continue as … Continue reading

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News Corp & 2GB promote this activity

Asme Sahimi was outside her work in the Sydney CBD when a man grabbed her hijab from behind, put his legs between hers and flipped her on to the ground. As he did so, he repeatedly screamed: “You crazy terrorist.” … Continue reading

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News Corp is Murdoch’s Australian Tweet

      We have seen the collective power of News Corp in action when the Daily Telegraph,The Herald Sun  The Courier Mail and Australian set out to get Rudd and do it for Tony. Akerman, Bolt, Albrechtsen & Devine  … Continue reading

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