National Geographic, which is now controlled by Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox, is in the process of cutting about 180 people; its biggest staffing reduction ever.
Understandably, people are criticizing Murdoch for this turn of events. So much so that he felt the need to respond:
Nat Geo 4 people let go at magazine, remainder by Society in administrative, service department. Editorial staff, leadership firmly in place
— Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) November 4, 2015
Do you believe him?