Rupert Murdoch

Ed Miliband: The Weak, Sex-Crazed, Fratricidal Lunatic

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Politics
Ioan Marc Jones

If Miliband - the weak, sex-crazed, fratricidal lunatic - can achieve this, then he might do quite well when Britons make their way to the ballot box in a few weeks' time.

Boris Jumps On Murdoch Fairy Tale About Bloomberg Running For London Mayor

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Rupert Murdoch’s push to crown Michael Bloomberg as the next mayor of London received a fresh push from Boris Johnson on Monday, the cur...

Bill O'Reilly Accused Of Lying About Being A Falklands War Correspondent

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Bill O’Reilly has been accused of fabricating his personal history as a war correspondent during the Falklands conflict. According t...

Rupert Murdoch Baffles With Mysterious 'Po' Tweet - But What Was He Trying to Say?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK

Ageing media mogul Rupert Murdoch posed a complex riddle on his Twitter feed on Tuesday night. No, the octogenarian was not musing on The Sun’s ...

Former Fox News Employee Shoots Self Outside News Corp Offices For 'Ending My Career'

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK

A man has reportedly shot and killed himself outside Fox News headquarters in New York. The 41-year-old man died after the shooting at the News Co...

The Sun's Page 3 Was An Embarrassment, So Why the U-Turn?

Ellis Cashmore | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK
Ellis Cashmore

Page 3 has been something of an embarrassment for Murdoch and his corporate executives for too long. As we know, Murdoch is not someone who bows to pressure and there has been a lot of this over the years.

Why Won't The Sun Scrap Page 3?

Mark Hillary | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hillary

Regardless of how you politicise the debate over objectification what is obvious to most people is that Page 3 has served a purpose in popularising The Sun in the 70s and 80s, but is now of another time.

Why Page 3 and Charlie Hebdo Are Not the Same

Sam Fowles | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK
Sam Fowles

Platform is valuable commodity and the supply of privileged platforms far outstrips demand. This is precisely because very few people have the former while almost everyone has, at some point, availed themselves of one of the latter.

Page 3 - Not Dead, Merely Buried

Ian Kirby | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK
Ian Kirby

It may surprise some people, but the future of topless models is not that important an issue for the paper at the moment. It is in the middle of a series of massive criminal trials. The majority of its senior staff are in the dock over alleged payments to public officials.

The No More Page 3 Campaign Is a Victory for Free Speech But Not For Feminism

Robert Sharp | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK
Robert Sharp

At first blush, the success of the No More Page 3 campaign does not look like a victory for free speech. After all, a thing that was being published, is no longer being published. The prudish censors have prevailed, right? Look again... Is the absence of naked breasts from Page 3 a victory for feminism, though? I worry that it is not.

19 Times The Sun's Page 3 Solved The World's Problems

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK

With news of The Sun reportedly dropping topless ladies from Page 3, we thought it would be appropriate to take a moment and remember some of the insp...

City Of Paris To Sue Fox News Over Lies

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale & Sara Nelson | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK

Fox News is to be sued by the entire city of Paris. According to the mayor of the French capital, the city is planning to launch legal proceedings aga...

Should All Muslims Be Held Responsible For The Charlie Hebdo Attack?

Becky Hopper | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK
Becky Hopper

In light of the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris, the issue of freedom of speech has arisen; whether or not there should be guidelines, especially in regards to religion - the question is: Should our freedom of speech ever be restricted?

Russell Brand Dissects Fox News's 'Dehumanisation Of Muslims'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK

After a Fox News host used the France terror attacks to call for the murder of radical Islamists, Russell Brand has taken on what he calls the channel...

There Are So Many Shades of Muslim - Which One Is Real?

Asad Dhunna | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK
Asad Dhunna

As a real Muslim, I don't want to go to war with the rest of the world. I just want to peacefully coexist. I'm certain there are more real Muslims like me out there. It's time they find a voice to speak up.

Is This The Most Sexist Job Advert Ever Seen?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An Australian magazine, owned by Rupert Murdoch, has apologised after its obscenely sexist advert for interns sparked outrage on Twitter and Instagram...

Comedian Aziz Ansari Brands Rupert Murdoch A ‘Racist Piece Of Sh**'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK

In the wake of the Paris attacks which left 17 people dead, Rupert Murdoch has been busy stirring ire via the medium of twitter. The media mogul h...

JK Rowling Just Took Down Rupert Murdoch For Blaming All Muslims For The Paris Attacks

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Comedian Aziz Ansari Brands Rupert Murdoch A ‘Racist Piece Of Sh**', Starts Hashtag #RupertsFault Harry Potter author JK Rowling has hand...

White Men, Australians And Journalists Apologise For Rupert Murdoch's Tweet About Muslims

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Comedian Aziz Ansari Brands Rupert Murdoch A ‘Racist Piece Of Sh**', Starts Hashtag #RupertsFault JK Rowling Just Took Down Rupert Murdoc...

How Have Millionaire Tories Convinced Us Immigrants and the Poor Are to Blame for Poverty?

Rob Owen Bell | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK Politics
Rob Owen Bell

As long as the public continues to accept the assurances of the rich that we have to suffer so that they don't have to, the bitterness created will continue to create divisions between ethnic and religious communities that should be working together to destroy zero hour contracts and ensure proper funding for the NHS.

As the Establishment Struggles Through Filth, Tony Blair and Nigel Farage Come Out Grinning

Will Black | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Politics
Will Black

Given how bizarre 2014 was, it's hard to predict what will happen in 2015. But my money is on Katie Hopkins becoming UN Ambassador, Dapper Laughs becoming NATO Special Representative for Women and Rolf Harris playing Glastonbury via a satellite link from his Category C prison, with Max Clifford working as his PR.

9 People Who Still Think Casual Racism Is OK In 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK

Warning: this article contains graphic racial slurs, because otherwise it would just be full of stars. When one of Ukip's candidates had to stand d...

Russell Brand Takes Aim At Media & Tony Abbott For Labelling Sydney Siege A Terror Attack

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK

Russell Brand has taken aim at the coverage of the Sydney siege – specifically descriptions of it as a "terror" attack. Three people – includi...

Backlash After Murdoch Sends 'Gloating' Tweet About Sydney Siege

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK

Amid the tragic denouement of the Australian hostage siege, one man found reason for glee. Rupert Murdoch, the increasingly befuddled media kingpin, w...

Murdoch Just Got His Ass Handed To Him... Again

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK

For the second time this week, ageing media kingpin Rupert Murdoch has had his fundament handed to him on a dish as the feud between the Murdoch-owned...