Guardian :: The next two weeks will be defining moments for Australia: Gina Rinehart, the world's richest woman, has confirmed she has acquired almost 19% of the newspaper-owner Fairfax. Fairfax, meanwhile, has announced a drastic restructuring of its metropolitan mastheads, the Age and the Sydney Morning Herald.
[Andrew Jaspan:] Fairfax managers failed for years to grasp the change in their industry. Now, with Gina Rinehart making her play, the national conversation in Australia may be about to pay the price.
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