Cenk Uygur

Cenk Uygur Talks Trump, News and the Internet at IFP Week

Political commentator Cenk Uygur, of The Young Turks, talks at IFP Week 2017.<p>Cenk Uygur isn’t happy Trump got elected, but he is fine with stealing …

Filmmaking

Medical Marijuana Is Going Cashless, and That's a Big Deal

Cenk Uygur, founder and host of The Young Turks, sits down with Cheddar hosts Kristen Scholer and Tim Stenovec to speak with HERB CEO, Matt Gray to …

Medical Marijuana

How The Young Turks Benefits From Cord-Cutting

Cenk Uygur, founder and host of The Young Turks, gives Cheddar a preview of President Trump's address to the United Nation's General Assembly. Cenk …

‘F*ck Kid Rock’: Cenk Uygur Blasts Musician For Equating Black Lives Matter to Nazis

<i>The Young Turks</i> found themselves miffed recently at <b>Kid Rock</b>, after the musician-turned-Senate prospect offered some choice words for Black Lives …

Black Lives Matter

The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur Defends Attacks on Kamala Harris

One of many flashpoints between the Bernie Sanders left and the 65.8 million has been the treatment of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) after news of a …

Bernie Sanders

The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur Defends Taking Money From Wall Street

Cenk Uygur, co-founder of the long-running and far-reaching internet media empire, The Young Turks Network (TYT Network), has become a polarizing …

Bernie Sanders

Hillary Clinton Isn't Running Against Bernie Sanders Anymore. What Will It Take for Both Their Supporters to Believe It?

Look: There’s a solid chance what I’m about to write will freak you out. It concerns people abandoning all reason on the Internet. It contains references to topics and events that have reduced even the best of us to red-eyed, vein-popping, sputtering madness. So perhaps it would be best if we get …

Bernie Sanders

The Fight for Equality With Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian of ‘The Young Turks’

Larry Wilmore touches on the recent flooding in Houston and the problem with using language like "an act of God" in regard to extreme weather (0:30). …

Bernie Sanders

Florida Professor: Sure, Texans Deserved The Hurricane. They Supported Trump.

In the Left’s rush to turn everything into a political club to wield against President Trump – and in the absence of any evidence that Trump is …

Conservative View

Famous Leftwing Host Praises Hurricane Harvey–And His Reason's Raising A Lot of Eyebrows

<i>Screenshot/Twitter</i><p>After Hurricane Harvey barreled through Texas, leaving behind absolute destruction and catastrophic floods, The Young Turks' host …

Hurricane Harvey

Cenk Uygur Cheers Hurricane For Harming Oil Companies

On Monday, Cenk Uygur of The Young Turks, eager to once again demonstrate his leftist bona fides, issued a tweet celebrating Hurricane Harvey for …

Conservative View

The Young Turks Teams With Go90 for Climate Change Series (Exclusive)

The show, called 'True North' and hosted by John Iadarola, is a docuseries slated to debut this fall.<p>The Young Turks Network, riding high on a new …

Fake News Fanatics- TYT's Cenk Uygur Doesn't Want Your Business

TYT Network has raised $20 million in a new round of funding. The progressive digital news network has more than 3 million subscribers on YouTube, …

Where is the YouTube left? There, elsewhere and unfocused

Not all mediums are created equal<p>The left, right and mainstream do not agree on much. But this much seems to be consensus: The left is being dished out a “monumental ass-whupping” on YouTube. The phraseology comes from a tweet that InfoWars editor Paul Joseph Watson posted in March. Since then, …

Liberal View

‘The Young Turks’ Progressive Media Group Raises $20 Million [Video]

The Young Turks are a progressive media group who have been broadcasting on YouTube now for years. But until recently, their budget for extensive …

Bernie Sanders

Political News Outlet Young Turks Raises $20 Million After Viewership Gains

Left-leaning YouTube network plans to double newsroom size; funding round led by 3L Capital<p>The media’s “Trump Bump” is starting to get the attention of investors.<p>The Young Turks Network, the left-leaning, YouTube-driven political news outlet led by outspoken activist Cenk Uygur, has raised $20 …

Venture Capital

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s WndrCo invests in The Young Turks - L.A. Biz

Founded by Cenk Uygur as an online radio show in 2002, TYT has grown to more than 200… more<p>Cassandra Hanks<p>TYT Network has raised $20 million for its …

The Young Turks, Who Hate Money In Politics, Just Received $20 Million From A Hedge Fund

Armenian Genocide denier, founder and host of <i>The Young Turks</i>, Cenk Uygur talks a big game when it comes to getting money out of politics, but it …

Bernie Sanders

Progressive media outlet The Young Turks has raised $20 million in venture-capital funding and plans to double its staff

The Young Turks, one of the longest-running progressive digital video outlets, announced a major round of funding on Tuesday.<p>The firms 3L Capital, Greycroft, E.ventures, and WndrCo, which is led by the business executive and Democratic Party kingmaker Jeffrey Katzenberg, will invest $20 million in …

Bernie Sanders

Left-Leaning Political Video Network The Young Turks Raises $20 Million

Jeffrey Katzenberg's investment venture WndrCo participated.<p>Former MSNBC anchor Cenk Uygur's The Young Turks Network has raised $20 million in a new …

Venture Capital

Everything Cenk Uygur Knows About Taxes Is Wrong

During the recent Politicon debate between Cenk Uygur and Ben Shapiro, a lot of time was spent discussing tax policy, and the pros and cons of …

Social Justice

Cenk Uygur Goes There With Porn Star Jenna Jameson: ‘I Remember Watching you Getting Destroyed, Too’

Progressive <b>Cenk Uygur</b> and conservative <b>Ben Shapiro</b> engaged in an epic debate between two of the leading political voices in America last weekend at …

Ben Shapiro

Cenk Uygur 'Slut Shames' Jenna Jameson — She Fires Back Publicly and Hits Him Where It Hurts

<i>Gage Skidmore/Flickr</i><p>Many people had opinions on who won the much-hyped Ben Shapiro vs. Cenk Uygur debate at Politicon. The debate was watched by …

Bernie Sanders

Ben Shapiro, Cenk Uygur Lock Horns on Health Care Bills

Ben Shapiro and Cenk Uygur got to the heart of the health care disagreements between conservatives and liberals in front of 3,000 people in Pasadena, …

Health Care

College Students' Responses To Shapiro vs. Uygur Debate Are Hilarious — And Encouraging

On Sunday, <i>Daily Wire</i> Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro debated Cenk Uygur in front of a packed audience at Politicon in Los Angeles. The primetime debate …

Conservative View

Politicon 2017: I Came, I Saw, I Trumped

Posted: Aug 02, 2017 12:01 AM<p>I attended my first Politicon Convention this past weekend. The first convention was held in 2015, an “unconventional …

Conservative View

Best Debates Of Politicon 2017: Ben Shapiro vs. Cenk Uygur; Ann Coulter vs. Ana Kasparian; Tomi Lahren vs. Chelsea Handler | Video | RealClearPolitics

The headliners at 2017's Politicon included <i>Young Turks</i> founder Cenk Uygur taking on 'Daily Wire' founder Ben Shapiro (above), and Ana Kasparian, also …

Tomi Lahren

Politics Is TV's New Entertainment Programming

Pasadena, California — Is politics now a full-time entertainment thing -- on and off the screen?<p>That might be one conclusion when looking at cable TV …

Advertising Industry

Cenk Uygur Gets Rough Reception After Putting Down Audience In Debate with Ben Shapiro

Progressive political activist and host of <i>The Young Turks</i>, <b>Cenk Uygur</b>, decided to publicly debate conservative editor-in-chief of <i>The</i> <i>Daily Wire</i>, <b>Ben</b> …

Ben Shapiro

Ben Shapiro Brings House Down at Politicon With Epic Response to Cenk Uygur's 'Medicare for All' Claim

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro battled far-left TV personality Cenk Uygur over health care policy during a highly anticipated debate at …

Ben Shapiro