Rupert Murdoch http://nhpr.org en The Roots Of An Empire: Rupert Murdoch's Australia http://nhpr.org/post/roots-empire-rupert-murdochs-australia <em>First of four parts</em><p>Ultimately, all roads lead home for Rupert Murdoch.<p>"The story of our company is the stuff of legend: from a small newspaper in Adelaide to a global corporation based in New York, with a market capitalization of about $44 billion," he said last October, when he addressed a News Corp. shareholders meeting in Los Angeles.<p>Australians<em> </em>view the company's history differently.<p>"Adelaide is irrelevant to it," says Graeme Samuel, the former chairman of the powerful Australian agency that regulates antitrust and media issues. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 07:49:00 +0000 David Folkenflik 2966 at http://nhpr.org The Roots Of An Empire: Rupert Murdoch's Australia