What we read this week (29 November)

Welcome to Things we read this week, a weekly post featuring articles from around the internet recommended by BMJ Labs.


Rupert Murdoch and try your hand at being a troll

  • The Sun King by David Dimbleby  is a fascinating listen that reveals how Murdoch built his empire. The series examines his war on the print unions, the phone-hacking scandal and his relationships with political leaders, from his lunch at Chequers with Margaret Thatcher in 1981 while he was trying to buy The Times, to the role of Fox News in the election of Donald Trump.
  • The Troll Factory is fun.Try your hand at growing your influence on social media — by whatever means necessary. How many people can you reel in?
  • Here’s what Russia’s 2020 disinformation operations look like, according to Darren Linvill and Patrick Warren, two experts on social media and propaganda in Rolling Stone.

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