According to the current issue of Fortune, divorce wrangling
between William Randolph Hearst grandson Bunky Hearst and his erstwhile
wife, Barbara, revealed the clan and its company's deep dedication to
...on a deeper level, the case provided a test of how ironclad the
Hearst trust is when compared with, say, the dual-class stock system
that the Graham family of the Washington Post or the Sulzbergers of the New York Times use to control their dynasties. In those cases, the company's stock is
publicly traded, but the family rules through a special class of stock
with controlling voting rights.