Does Rupert Murdoch Own 70% of Newspapers in Australia?
Posted: 8/8/2013 | By: Terry Flew and Ben Goldsmith | The Guardian
"Mr Murdoch is entitled to his own view… he owns 70% of the newspapers in this country." – Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, press conference, 6 August.
One of the more spirited discussions of the first week of this federal election campaign has concerned whether News Corp Australia, as our largest print media company, has a vested interest in the election outcome.