James Murdoch

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The Successor review: life of Lachlan Murdoch pulls punches all too often
Readers of Paddy Manning’s book should keep in mind the words of Media Matters: Fox News is ‘an unchained pro-Trump propaganda outlet that promotes white nationalism’

Charles Kaiser

14, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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From George Floyd to Hunter Biden: Lachlan Murdoch, Fox News and the year that tested America
In an extract from his biography The Successor, Paddy Manning considers how Rupert Murdoch’s favored son dealt with the challenges of 2020, and what might come next

Paddy Manning

05, Nov, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘Lachlan gets fired the day Rupert dies’: Murdoch biography stokes succession rumors
New book by Australian reporter Paddy Manning hints at Succession-style feud with ramifications for US rightwing politics

Martin Pengelly in New York

31, Oct, 2022 @1:39 PM

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Murdoch’s succession: who wins from move to reunite Fox and News Corp?
Deal would seal legacy with favoured heirs, but markets question whether companies should merge in the first place

Mark Sweney Media business correspondent

21, Oct, 2022 @2:56 PM

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James Murdoch says US media 'lies' unleashed 'insidious forces'
Son of Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch issues excoriating rebuke following storming of the Capitol

Mattha Busby

16, Jan, 2021 @11:49 AM

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Kevin Rudd petition seeking royal commission into Murdoch media nears 500,000 signatures
Petition surpasses Australia’s previous biggest e-petition to parliament – a 2019 demand for a climate emergency to be declared

Amanda Meade

03, Nov, 2020 @8:56 AM

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Erin Molan rejects Daily Mail's charge of racism, alleging 'royal commission' into her radio show | The Weekly Beast
Mail produces 61-page document citing Molan’s radio comments in defamation case defence. Plus: James Murdoch on why he quit the family business

Amanda Meade

16, Oct, 2020 @1:37 AM

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News Corp posts US$1.5bn loss driven by sharp declines in newspaper revenue
Revenue collapses by 16% in Australia and 13% in the UK, while Foxtel loses 12% of its subscribers in Australia

Christopher Knaus

07, Aug, 2020 @3:21 AM

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James Murdoch has left News Corp, but not much will change at the company's Australian outlets | Denis Muller
Aside from climate change, James’s public record shows him to share most of his father’s and brother’s worldview

Denis Muller

04, Aug, 2020 @5:11 AM

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How departure of James laid bare the Murdoch family rifts
The younger son has quit the family firm, but the question of who eventually inherits Rupert’s media empire remains a cliffhanger

Vanessa Thorpe

02, Aug, 2020 @8:00 AM

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James Murdoch's exit paves way for News Corp to move further right
Analysis: Murdoch was considered a dissenting voice at the rightwing company. Now his brother Lachlan could see influence grow

Edward Helmore

01, Aug, 2020 @6:24 PM

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James Murdoch resigns from board of News Corp
Media giant announces decision by Rupert Murdoch’s son, citing ‘disagreements over certain editorial content’

Dominic Rushe and Martin Pengelly in New York

31, Jul, 2020 @11:51 PM

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