Quotes of the Day

Thursday, Mar. 03, 2011

Open quoteSmoke and mirrors will not protect media plurality in the U.K. from the overweening influence of News Corporation.Close quote

  • of newspapers, including the Guardian and the Daily Telegraph, criticizing the action taken by British Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt that will enable the proposed takeover of BSkyB by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.
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