07 Jul '11, 10pm

Does James Murdoch hate climate skepticism as much as phone-hacking?: via @grist

Does James Murdoch hate climate skepticism as much as phone-hacking?: via @grist

James Murdoch, conservative climate hawk Photo: Hubert Burda Media James Murdoch showed backbone in shutting down News of the World in order to eradicate the tabloid's degenerate, phone-hack-happy culture. Might we hope that he'll display similar mettle in shutting down the climate skepticism that's rampant in other parts of the Murdoch media empire? Perhaps now more than ever , James, 38, looks to be heir apparent to the News Corp. conglomerate built up by his father Rupert, 80. In addition to its media properties in Europe and Asia, which James now oversees, News Corp. owns Fox News and The Wall Street Journal , the most influential disseminators of climate skepticism in the U.S. James "converted" his dad to the climate cause a few years ago, Rupert told Grist in 2007 . Papa Murdoch then launched a company-wide climate plan in 2007, aiming to cut News Corp.'s emissions a...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-skeptics/2011-07-07-does-jam...

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