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Ian Hislop's right: Murdoch's cosy relationship with Tories should be investigated

Jewell, John 2016. Ian Hislop's right: Murdoch's cosy relationship with Tories should be investigated. The Conversation 2016 (28 Oct)

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The reciprocal closeness in the relationship between journalism and power is a prominent feature of British political history. In times of war or national crisis, media organisations are expected more often than not to behave as if they were an arm of government – but, for the newspapers of Rupert Murdoch, this close relationship seems to have become business as usual, whoever is living in Number 10 . And the willingness of various governments to yield to Rupert Murdoch’s news empire has been exhaustively documented.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Journalism, Media and Culture
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
N Fine Arts > NE Print media
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
ISSN: 2201-5639
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 17 July 2020
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2020 15:27

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