By Paul Barry
On the age of eighty two, Rupert Murdoch is divorcing his 3rd spouse Wendi Deng and gearing up for the hardest problem of his lifestyles: at hand his empire directly to his childrens. yet is that this the top of the Murdoch dynasty?
Lachlan doesn't are looking to be triumphant him. James is in shame. And Elisabeth isn't really a major contender. His grip at the workforce has additionally been weakened by means of scandal. His British tabloids were stuck hacking telephones and bribing officers on an business scale. at the least twenty newshounds will quickly face trial for hacking and corruption and will be jailed.
But Rupert prospers on challenge. He has lately cut up information Corp in , doubled his fortune to US$9 billion, and is bouncing round like a guy in his prime.
So can he win this one final conflict and maintain all of it within the kinfolk?
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