Specifically, he resigned from the board of the newspaper publisher News Corp, severing his last corporate tie to the companies founded by his father Rupert Murdoch.
The resignation leaves 89-year-old Rupert and Janes's older brother, Lachlan (48), in charge.
It is somewhat of a victory against leftism and political correctness. James was the lefty amongst them.
His resignation letter stated:
My resignation is due to disagreements over certain editorial content published by the Company's news outlets and certain other strategic decisions.
James with his wife recently contributed more than $1 million to a fund-raising committee for Joe Biden.