Ian MacPhee

Ian Malcolm Macphee AO is an Australian former politician who was a member of the House of Representatives from 1974 until 1990.

Ian MacPhee reviews 'The Captive Press' by David Bowman

December 1988, no. 107 01 December 1988
Ian MacPhee reviews 'The Captive Press' by David Bowman
At a recent international conference at Victoria Falls, Mr Rupert Murdoch spoke passionately of the role of a free press. His national masthead, The Australian, reported the essence. Mr Murdoch said too many journalists made life easy for governments because they lacked the energy and mental attitude to ... find out what is going on for themselves. ... (read more)