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Conrad Black: Trump signs full pardon for former media baron 16.5.2019 BBC: Front Page
The Canadian media baron, who was convicted of fraud in the US, wrote a book praising Donald Trump.
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Reginald Mengi: Tanzania media mogul dies in Dubai 2.5.2019 BBC: World
From humble origins, Reginald Mengi built a business and media empire known throughout East Africa.
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Former Murdoch executive says he quit over Fox's anti-Muslim rhetoric 22.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A former top executive for Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. tells NPR he left his job because of relentlessly harsh depictions of Muslims and immigrants in Murdoch's media properties, especially Fox News.
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Media Serve the Governors, Not the Governed 4.3.2019
Since 2006 WikiLeaks has been censuring governments with governments’ own words. It has been doing the job the U.S. constitution intended the press to do, says Joe Lauria. By Joe Lauria in Sydney, Australia In his 1971 opinion in the…Read more →
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What’s on MPR News – 1/31/19 31.1.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Here are the stories, topics, and guests you'll hear today on MPR News.
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Coming up: What the attack on Jussie Smollett says about America 31.1.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
For people who identify as a member of both the LGBTQ community and a person of color, it can be challenging to find a safe space. Feelings of vulnerability are even more visceral in the wake of this week's violent attack on Jussie Smollett.
Joe Biden’s “Bipartisanship” Promotes Republican Agenda 27.1.2019
Biden has a long history of backing extremely harmful bipartisan legislation.

The post Joe Biden’s “Bipartisanship” Promotes Republican Agenda appeared first on Truthout.

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In 2018, a trade war broke out, Wall Street's party ended and peacocks met their match 28.12.2018 Los Angeles Times - Living Green
Infinity trade war

It started with imported solar panels, extended to steel and aluminum made by allies and later reached thousands of industrial and consumer goods from China. President Trump waged a trade war in 2018, proclaiming himself a “tariff man.” By year’s end, the global conflict was...

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Australia's Fairfax gets green light to merge with Nine 19.11.2018 BBC: Business
Fairfax gets "overwhelming" shareholder support for the deal, in a big shake-up of Australian media.
National Exclusive: Former Sen. Barbara Boxer’s Son and California Powerbroker Found Bilking Indian Tribe 16.11.2018
Darius Anderson and his business partner, Douglas Boxer, preyed upon Native American clients who were too intimidated by their political connections to seek recourse, writes investigative reporter Peter Byrne. Judges Find Breach of Contract and Trust By Peter Byrne Darius…Read more →
Hope Hicks: Trump's ex-adviser joins Fox 8.10.2018 BBC: Business
The 29-year-old - who left the White House in April - will be chief communications officer for Fox.
Corbyn floats plan for windfall tax on tech firms to fund journalism 23.8.2018 BBC: Technology
Firms like Google may have to pay for public interest journalism coverage, Labour leader will say.
Australian media giants Nine and Fairfax agree to merge 26.7.2018 BBC: Business
Nine Entertainment and Fairfax say it will create Australia's "largest integrated media player".
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Like Richard Nixon, Donald Trump Has Created an Enemies List 24.7.2018
With Rand Paul serving as his henchman, Trump now threatens John Brennan, Jim Clapper, James Comey and others.

The post Like Richard Nixon, Donald Trump Has Created an Enemies List appeared first on Truthout.

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Bernie Sanders Seems Busier Pursuing Progressive Laws Than the Presidency 3.6.2018
Sanders has set out to replace non-progressive Democrats in congressional caucuses in upcoming elections.

The post Bernie Sanders Seems Busier Pursuing Progressive Laws Than the Presidency appeared first on Truthout.

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Leslie Moonves helped make CBS a TV juggernaut, but the brawl over a Viacom merger could lead to his exit 18.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

CBS unveils its new fall prime-time schedule each spring by hewing to tradition: The presentation always occurs in mid-May, it always takes place at Carnegie Hall and CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves always relishes his role as the network’s proud papa.

But there was something different this...

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Essential California: For a diverse LAPD, there's praise, criticism and pressure 17.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Thursday, May 17, and here’s what’s happening across California:


Today, the Los Angeles Police Department has a police force that almost perfectly matches the demographics of Los Angeles. About 15% of its officers...

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Bill O'Reilly to Newsmax? Yawn. 16.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Bill O'Reilly to Newsmax? Yawn.
Michael Cohen knew of some abuse allegations against former New York attorney general, court filing says 11.5.2018 LA Times: Nation

Long before Eric Schneiderman stepped down as New York state attorney general amid allegations he had abused four women, Donald Trump hinted of trouble in the life of the lawman who was a thorn in his side for years.

“Is he a crook?” Trump tweeted in 2013. “Wait and see.”

At that point, Schneiderman...

AT&T's proposed purchase of Time Warner is in judge's hands after closing arguments 1.5.2018 LA Times: Business

The fate of AT&T Inc.’s proposed $85.4-billion purchase of Time Warner Inc. — a deal that would reshape the media landscape — now rests in the hands of a federal judge after closing arguments Monday in the government’s antitrust lawsuit to block the merger.

The Justice Department made its final...

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