Elisabeth Murdoch turns on her father and brother in MacTaggart lecture

Elisabeth Murdoch turns on her father and brother in MacTaggart lecture

London : United Kingdom | Aug 23, 2012 at 1:19 PM PDT
Source: The Guardian
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Elisabeth Murdoch gives the MacTaggart lecture at the MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival. Photograph: Murdo Macleod for the Guardian Tensions within the world's most powerful media family were dramatically laid bare on Thursday when Elisabeth Murdoch set out her own... FULL ARTICLE AT The Guardian
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