Tuesday, September 20, 2011

#hacking : Murdoch, wire tapping and organized crime.

As you may know, the creep in that picture (from this week's Boston Phoenix) is Rupert Murdoch - CEO of News Corp., one of the largest news media groups in the world. One of his London papers, News of the World, recently shut down after phone hacking allegations came out against the paper. The allegations point fingers towards illegal action against UK officials and politicians (oh you know, just the fucking PMs)...

Here on our side of the pond, the FBI is investigating whether or not News Corp. hacked phones of 9/11 victims and their families in the United States. [
see Christian Science Monitor article from Saturday, July 16, 2011]... read more