The Liberal Party needs to pivot to avoid continued rejection from voters, but News Corp's options are a little more limited.
If the ABC is to become the central media voice and a cultural agenda setter, it must let go of an old idea of the ABC.
As fallout from fake news and data privacy scandals continue to wear on Facebook, the company is finding that its challenges seem more like a feature than a bug in its business model.
Scott Morrison's suggestion that an ABC reporter was a Labor partisan is just one the ways he's been channelling Trumpism.
Sky News' sacking of Ross Cameron after racist on-air remarks shows a News Corp increasingly conscious of the enhanced role commercial activism plays in media revenue disruption.
As in Australia, public figures accused of sexual harassment and assault in India are wielding defamation law to silence those who speak out.
For most media organisations, responding to complaints is a business necessity. For the ABC, it's a means by which the government can exert control.
News Corp's shift away from purely relationship-driven politics towards right-wing populism came slowly, but the ingredients were always there.