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Europe’s Border Policy Designed To Push Refugees Into The Sea

AFRICANGLOBE - Shortly before a huge migrant boat disaster early this month, The Sun, a daily paper owned by Rupert Murdoch, published a column by British TV star and rightwing provocateur Katie Hopkins calling migrants “cockroaches” and “a plague of feral humans.” Not long after it went to press, as many as 850 refugees drowned in the Mediterranean when their wooden fishing boat capsized about sixty miles off the coast of Italy.

‘Since When Are Egyptians Not White?’: Rupert Murdoch Defends All-White ‘Exodus’

AFRICANGLOBE - Media magnate Rupert Murdoch defended the all-white cast of "Exodus: Gods and Kings” on Twitter, declaring that that Egyptians are whites who “treated blacks as slaves.” Critics claim the upcoming film ― which tells the story of Moses’ escape from Egypt ― is racially inaccurate and offensive. Director Ridley Scott cast Christian Bale as Moses and a slew of other white actors as famous Egyptians.

Time Warner Rejects Fox Takeover Bid

AFRICANGLOBE - US media giant Time Warner has rejected an initial takeover approach from rival 21st Century Fox estimated at $80bn. The takeover approach by the Rupert Murdoch owned company was made last month, it was revealed.

Hundreds Attend Funeral for Mark Duggan, Murdered by UK Police

The funeral of Mark Duggan was held in North London on September 9. Hundreds gathered to pay their respects to the 29-year-old father of four, whose death at the hands of police on August 4 sparked riots in several cities in England.