This is What Rupert Murdoch & News Corp Owns

From Columbia Journalism Review:

As of February 2013
Rupert Murdoch,  Chairman and Chief Exec of News Corporation- Photo courtesy of

Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and Chief Exec of News Corporation- Photo courtesy of

FOX News ChannelFOX Business NetworkFOX College SportsFox DeportesFox Movie ChannelFox Pan American Sports (33%)Fox Regional Sports NetworksFOX Soccer ChannelFOX Sports EnterprisesFOX Sports NetBig Ten Network (49%)FSNFUEL TVFXNat Geo Wild (71%)National Geographic Channel United States (71%)SPEEDSTARStats, Inc. (50%)YES network (49%)Fox Television StationsWAGA (Atlanta)KTBC (Austin)WUTB (Baltimore)WFXT (Boston)WFLD (Chicago)WPWR (Chicago)KDFW (Dallas)KDFI (Dallas)WJBK (Detroit)KRIV (Houston)KTXH (Houston)KTTV (Los Angeles)KCOP (Los Angeles)WHBQ (Memphis)KMSP (Minneapolis)WFTC (Minneapolis)WNYW (New York City)WWOR (New Jersey)WOGX (Ocala-Gainesville)WRBW (Orlando)WOFL (Orlando)WTXF (Philadelphia)KUTP (Phoenix)KSAZ (Phoenix)WTVT (Tampa Bay)WTTG (Washington D.C.)WDCA (Washington D.C.)Satellite TelevisionBSkyB (39%)FOXTEL (25%)Sky Deutschland (49.9%)SKY ItaliaSky Network Television Limited (44%)TATA Sky (29.8%)International Television StationsFOX Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin AmericaFOX CRIME Europe and AsiaFOX LIFE Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin AmericaFOX MOVIES Asia and Middle EastFOX NEXT EuropeFOX RETRO Europe and AfricaFOX SPORTS Europe, Africa, and Latin AmericaFOX

Telecolombia (51%)AQUAVISION PRODUCTIONS AfricaAsianet (75%)BABY TV Europe, Asia and Latin AmericaCHANNEL [V] IndiaCHANNEL [V] TaiwanCHANNEL [V] Music Thailand (49%)ESPN STAR Sports (50%)FX Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin AmericaLAPTV (Movie City Pack, Cinecanal, and The Film Zone) (78%)National Geographic International Channels (52%)Nat Geo Adventure Europe and AsiaNat Geo Music Europe, Africa and AsiaNat Geo Wild Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin AmericaNHNZ PRODUCTIONS AsiaPhoenix Satellite Television (18%)Premier Media GroupRotana (19%)SPEED Latin AmericaSTAR Chinese ChannelSTAR Chinese MoviesSTAR Chinese Movies 2STAR Den (50%)STAR GOldSTAR MoviesSTAR MOVIES AsiaLife OK (STAR ONE)STAR PLUSSTAR UTSAVSTAR World IndiaSTAR World AsiaUTILISIMA Latin AmericaTelecine (13%)Channel M AsiaVIJAY (81%)VOYAGE EuropeXING KONG (47%)Other TelevisionFOX Broadcasting CompanyFOX SportsFOX Sports AustraliaFOX Television StationsMyNetworkTVFilmTwentieth Century FoxTwentieth Century Fox EspanolTwentieth Century Fox Home EntertainmentTwentieth Century Fox International20th Century Fox TelevisionFox 2000 PicturesFox MusicFox Searchlight PicturesFox Studios AustraliaFox Studios LAFox Television StudiosBlue Sky StudiosShine GroupTwentieth TelevisionFox Consumer ProductsPremium Movie Partnership (Australia and New Zealand – 50%)Newspapers (U.S.)New York PostThe Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal Digital NetworkFSI (SmartSource Magazine)Newspapers (International)The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (Australia)The Australian (Australia)The Courier-Mail and The Sunday Mail (Australia)The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph

News Corp. owns Fox News

News Corp. owns Fox News

(Australia)Gold Coast Bulletin (Australia)Herald Sun and Sunday Herald Sun (Australia)mX (Australia)The Mercury and Sunday Tasmanian (Australia)Northern Territory News and Sunday Territorian (Australia)Perth Now (Australia)Post-Courier (Papua New Guinea)The Sun (U.K.)Sunday Times (Australia)The Times and The Sunday Times (U.K.)Weekly Times (Australia)Dow JonesThe Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal AsiaThe Wall Street Journal EuropeThe Wall Street Journal RadioThe Wall Street Journal Digital NetworkThe Wall STreet Journal ClassroomBarron’sDow Jones Local Media Group (Ottaway):Cape Cod Media Group (MA)Cape Cod TimesCape Cod ViewBarnstable PatriotHudson Valley Media Group (NY)Times Herald-Record (Middletown)Orange Magazine (Orange County)Nantucket Island Media Group (MA)The Inquirer and Mirror (Nantucket)Nantucket TodayPocono Mountains Media Group (PA)Pocono Record (Stroudsburg)San Joaquin Media Group (CA)The Record (Stockton)Seacoast Media Group (NH)The Portsmouth HeraldThe Exeter News-LetterThe Hampton UnionThe York WeeklyYork County Coast StarSouth Coast Media Group (MA)The Standard-Times (New Bedford)The Advocate (Fairhaven)The Chronicle (Westport and Dartmouth)Middleboro GazetteThe Spectator (Somerset and Swansea)The Fall RIver SpiritNew England Business BulletinSouthern Oregon Media Group (OR)Medford Mail TribuneThe Nickel (Medford)Ashland Daily TidingsAllThingsD.comBigCharts.comeFinancialNewsFactivaDow Jones AveragesDow Jones Client SolutionsDow Jones Companies & ExecutivesDow Jones EventsDow Jones IndexesDow Jones InsightDow Jones Investment BankerDow Jones LP SourceDow Jones NewswiresDow Jones Private MarketsDow Jones Reprint PortalDow Jones WatchlistDow Jones VentureSourceFINS.comMarketwatch.comSmartMoney.comVedomosti (with Pearson and Independent Media)Virtual Stock ExchangeMagazinesAlpha (Australia)Big League (Australia)Inside Out (Australia)Donna Hay (Australia)Other News PropertiesNews Corp. Digital MediaNews InternationalPublishingHarperCollins PublishersAmistadAvonAvon AAvon InspireAvon RedCaedmonHarper DesignEccoHarperHarper BusinessHarperLuxeHarper PaperbacksHarper PerennialHarper Perennial Modern ClassicsHarper VoyagerHarperAudioHarperBiblesHarperCollins e-BooksHarperOneItBooksRayoWilliam MorrowHarperCollins Children’s BooksAmistadBalzer + BrayCollinsGreenwillow BooksHarperCollins Children’s AudioHarperCollins Children’s BooksHarperCollins e-booksHarperFestivalHarperTeenKatherine Tegen BooksRayoWalden Pond PressHarperCollins AustraliaHarperCollins CanadaHarperCollins IndiaHarperCollins New ZealandHarperCollins USHarperCollins UKZondervanOnline PropertiesAmericanIdol.comAskMenBrandAlley UK (49%) Audience (32%) Digital (49%)News America Marketinglast

Did you notice all the FOX channels? ALL of them? And for all you science and nature show fans like me, notice that he owns National Geographic Channel. Also notice that he owns HarperCollins, the big book publisher. How comfortable do you feel about this???

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