James Murdoch Weighs In On ‘Roseanne’ Cancelation: It’s Not About Ratings, “It’s About What’s The Right Thing To Do”
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21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch carefully weighed in on Roseanne Barr’s racist twitter remark that prompted Disney to cancel popular ABC show, Roseanne.

Murdoch said there are risks whenever colleagues or creative partners tweet their views in a public space — indeed his own father, Rupert Murdoch, ultimately abandoned the Twitter platform. He said media companies must tolerate a diversity of voices, and can write contracts around behavioral norms.

But there are…

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