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Murdoch’s interference in government goes back as long as he does

Murdoch’s interference in government goes back as long as he does

Whatever role he played in the toppling of Malcolm Turnbull, it is far from the first time Rupert Murdoch has been an active political force.

News Corp reshuffles bosses, Oz editor to head up Sky News

News Corp reshuffles bosses, Oz editor to head up Sky News

News Corp has shuffled editors between its papers and TV news arm to fill the gap left by departing Sky News boss Angelos Frangopoulos.

How News Corp became the international voice of the right

How News Corp became the international voice of the right

News Corp's shift away from purely relationship-driven politics towards right-wing populism came slowly, but the ingredients were always there.

When will political parties stop living in fear of Murdoch?

When will political parties stop living in fear of Murdoch?

Crikey readers respond to the Murdoch family's history of political meddling and the role of multinationals in Australian foreign policy.

The rich history of Murdoch political meddling

The rich history of Murdoch political meddling

Rupert Murdoch may have changed the game in how newspapers affect political process, but he was following a family precedent.

Why Murdoch wanted to take down Turnbull

Why Murdoch wanted to take down Turnbull

There's very little that the Turnbull government didn't do for Rupert Murdoch's enterprises. So why did Murdoch push to axe him?

Murdoch men give themselves a giant raise

Murdoch men give themselves a giant raise

Company directors said the bonus was justified as the men were “critical to the completion” of the Disney deal.

Politicians only complain about Murdoch’s influence after they quit

Politicians only complain about Murdoch’s influence after they quit

Those complaining about Rupert Murdoch wielding influence over prime ministers ignore the fact that prime ministers assiduously seek his favour.

Media moguls and the Turnbull coup

Media moguls and the Turnbull coup

Good morning, early birds. Kerry Stokes is now embroiled in reports about media involvement in the usurpation of Malcolm Turnbull. Plus, a Senate inquiry finds Peter Dutton misled parliament over the au pair scandal. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.