Why Did Rupert Murdoch Tell the Truth About Election Lies – and What Happens to Fox News Now?

WaxWord: The 92-year-old media mogul wasn’t willing to lie when he was deposed under oath

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Fox Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch. (Getty Images)

Sharon Waxman

Sharon Waxman On the Business of Entertainment

The founder and editor of TheWrap’s take on life on the left coast, high culture, low culture and the business of entertainment and media. Waxman writes frequently on the inside doings of Hollywood, and is is also the author of two books, Rebels on the Back Lot and Loot


It’s a big word that holds up so much of what passes for moral, ethical and legal behavior in our democratic society. 

And in its absence, it defines so much of the Trump era, which is the same as the Fox News era.