At 5:55 p.m. on Thursday, James Murdoch sent an email to a list of blind-copied recipients offering a striking repudiation of President Trump and a pledge to donate $1 million to the Anti-Defamation League. He addressed the note to “friends,” stating in the first line that he was writing it in a “personal capacity, as a concerned citizen and a father.” Yet for the son of the conservative media mogul Rupert Murdoch, who speaks regularly with Mr. Trump, it’s impossible to separate the personal, the political and the corporate. James ...
Rupert Murdoch son's rebuke of Donald Trump may signal a shift
Rupert Murdoch, 86, has served as an informal adviser to Donald Trump
Emily Steel | NYT Last Updated at August 19, 2017 14:47 IST