Sunday 17 December 2017

Ruth Dudley Edwards: Murdoch's family, newspapers and money all at risk

Everything that the media billionaire spent his whole life building up is now under real threat, writes Ruth Dudley Edwards

According to Michael Wolff, Rupert Murdoch's biographer, Murdoch cares only about family, newspapers and money. Power matters to him too, but simply because it benefits his family and his empire.

Murdoch's family, newspapers and money are now all under threat.

The family problems began in the late 1990s when Murdoch abandoned Anna, his wife of 31 years, to wed Wendi Deng, 37 years his junior, in the process kicking Anna off the board of News Corp.

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