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One of the most important hearings in Parliament’s history was overshadowed tonight by a protester with a plastic plate full of shaving foam. Shouting “you are a greedy billionaire,” a young man sprung from behind Rupert Murdoch and shoved the plate at the 80-year-old media mogul at the end of his questioning before the culture select committee. The chair, John Wittingdale, suspended proceedings for ten minutes after which the committee was…

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