“Murdoch dragged journalism and politics into the gutter where truth and basic journalistic standards were rendered irrelevant. He debased the quality of political discourse in this country.”
“Rupert Murdoch is the most talented and influential world business figure Australia has produced.”
“There was a fairly strong maxim of government which was ‘don’t upset Rupert’. Upsetting Rupert was definitely a no-go area.”
“Rupert Murdoch has been a bold, brilliant, visionary leader whose audacity & tenacity built a magnificently successful global media empire.”
“Rupert Murdoch, who reportedly dislikes Britain and despises America, has transformed both countries- not for the better.”
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