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James Murdoch indulges in a little Vice

James Murdoch indulges in a little Vice

After stepping away from media control, James Murdoch has got back in the game with an investment in Vice Media.

Extinction Rebellion has media frothing at the mouth

Extinction Rebellion has media frothing at the mouth

It's not just Kerri-Anne. The Australian media has had an overtly hostile response to the climate activists.

News Corp heads make another killing at payday

News Corp heads make another killing at payday

Along with the Murdochs, News Corp CEO Robert Thomson brought home an extravagant pay package in 2018-19. Just don't expect to hear about it in The Herald Sun.

How Morrison is mimicking the Trump media playbook

How Morrison is mimicking the Trump media playbook

Fresh from the US and with a new nationalistic spin, Scott Morrison has some new talking points. Is Australian media prepared to counter them?

Is Labor in the middle of an existential crisis?

Is Labor in the middle of an existential crisis?

Crikey readers continue to unpack Labor in 2019, and discuss news media and Tony Abbott.

What will the Oz do once all its sensible contributors abandon ship?

What will the Oz do once all its sensible contributors abandon ship?

You can't pump out propaganda without some genuine news and relatively sane commentary to tie it down. The Oz no longer has that capacity.

2GB boss can’t take his own medicine

2GB boss can’t take his own medicine

Macquarie Media has spent millions on defamation payouts courtesy of its stable of shock jocks. But now CEO Adam Lang finds himself in the plaintiff's chair.

News Corp changes its tune on social media

News Corp changes its tune on social media

After years of bitter criticism of the social media giants, News Corp has embraced broadcasting via Apple News+ and Facebook.

Australian media: apoplectic and unapologetic

Australian media: apoplectic and unapologetic

News Corp is fuelling peak denialist hysteria over Greta Thunberg and climate strikers. And, unlike their counterparts in the US, they don't need to apologise for it.

Andrew Bolt goes on an ecclesiastical excursion to find Pell not guilty

Andrew Bolt goes on an ecclesiastical excursion to find Pell not guilty

Damn the courts, Andrew Bolt insists that George Pell must be innocent. And he's literally done the legwork to back up his claim.