Everybody's Running From Murdoch—Except Readers

The embattled media empire retains U.K. readers
British journalist Rebekah Brooks with husband, former racehorse trainer and author Charlie Brooks, at the 2007 Royal Ascot races in the U.K. Photograph by Mark Stewart/Camera Press/Redux

British lawmakers may be fed up with Rupert Murdoch’s style of tabloid journalism. But one group has been more hesitant to break its longstanding relationship with the embattled Australian media lord’s London red-tops—readers.

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