The Chinese Communist Party, Jiang Zemin group, turned Wendi Deng into Mrs. Murdoch to seize the helm of Rupert Murdoch’s influential media empire. We have described how the first step had already been achieved. But with the elder Murdoch in place and his two sons still wielding power at the company, the Chinese woman, Wendi Deng, who was 38 years younger than her husband, Rupert Murdoch, was still a world away from taking the helm of the media giant.
At the time of his marriage, to Wendi Deng, Rupert Murdoch had four adult children. The oldest daughter, Prudence, was born to Murdoch’s first wife. The remaining three: Elisabeth, Lachlan, and James were born to his second wife, Anna. These four children have voting rights to News Corp. So, what was Wendi to do? How could Wendi find a way to get rid of them?