American Jewish award for Rupert Murdoch

March 6, 2009 by J-Wire
Read on for article

The American Jewish Committee has presented its prestigious National Human Relations Award to Rupert Murdoch.In his acceptance speech in Manhattan last night [Wed] , the 77-year-old head of News Corporation said that Israel should be involved in the growing war against terrorism. He told the function that Israel was fighting the same fight as the West against terrorism, citing suicide and car bombers and the use of the human shield.

The award recognised Murdoch’s professional excellence and extraordinary philanthropic work around the world. It was presented by Australian actor Hugh Jackman.

Speak Your Mind

Comments received without a full name will not be considered
Email addresses are NEVER published! All comments are moderated. J-Wire will publish considered comments by people who provide a real name and email address. Comments that are abusive, rude, defamatory or which contain offensive language will not be published

Got something to say about this?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.