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Beyond the Murdoch media: A clearer vision for Australian journalism

On Monday, while I waited in the wings in Canberra to appear at the Senate media diversity inquiry, Malcolm Turnbull was skewering News...

He was a tough act to follow.

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The former PM accused News Corp of everything from intimidation to terrorism and said they’d gone from being a traditional news organisation to a political party, adding:

“But a party with only one member.”

He was right, of course. But News Corp’s chilling effect on our public discourse and polity is only half the story.

As I told the inquiry at Parliament House just…

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