Josh White / 19 Feb 2024

News Corp Uber Alles

Rupert Murdoch’s Legacy, Part III

Walking down Fleet Street today, it’s easy to forget that this was once the beating heart of British journalism. Over 100,000 people worked for newspapers based in the neighbourhood.(...)

Josh White / 04 Dec 2023

The Great Replacement Mogul

Rupert Murdoch’s Legacy, Part II

Rupert Murdoch has handed over most of the reins to his son Lachlan. It’s the closest we will likely get to an official retirement from the Australian media colossus.(...)

Charlie Bertsch / 14 Oct 2020

Civil Rights Sounds

Sault and Black Lives Matter

It’s hard to imagine a more incongruous setting to hear the music of Sault than the one I found myself in this week. As I drove the unfamiliar streets in and around Salt Lake City, international capital of the Mormon religion and one of the most stereotypically white places on the planet, they provided the soundtrack.(...)

John Foster / 08 Jun 2020

Buried By Trump

The American Century is Finally Over

The narrative of the Atlantic world since the end of the Second World War has been one of American leadership. (...)