Back in 1983 50 companies controlled 90 percent of the media.
Today that number is Six. Thank you Bill Clinton and nearly every Republican who supported the UNBELIEVABLY CORPORATE FRIENDLY Telecommunications Act of 1996.
www.theaustralian.com.au/.../c6de0eb18fa0da9c8c075edf184374e22 days ago - A rising star at Nine, Mr Malone was promoted to director of sport in ... its share of dramas during the era presided over by the late Kerry Packer.
www.heraldsun.com.au/.../2c9bb4701e8e05946c1618de2090e44bAug 29, 2014 - Former Today executive producer Tom Malone jokes wryly that he ... his collection of mates in high places — casino mogul James Packer, Nine ..
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nine_NetworkThe Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is an ... TheNine Network is one of five main free-to-air commercial networks in Australia. ...Television for A$95 million, due to the federal cross-media ownership laws ...
www.sbs.com.au/news/article/.../factbox-who-owns-what-australian-medi...Jun 22, 2012 - ... weeks, with ownership changes, restructuring and massive job cuts announced. ... Channel 9 isn't owned by any one person, instead private equity firm CVC ... Australia's largest media company is Rupert Murdoch's News ...