Cenk Uygur

Former MSNBC Host Cenk Uygur Blames Christianity for the Holocaust

Jordan Schachtel at Conservative Review reports that former MSNBC host Cenk Uygur, co-founder of the ultra-left YouTube show “Young Turks,” launched …

Conservative View

Reporter Asks Ted Cruz If It's Time for Gun Control — His Response Flips the Argument on Its Head

On Sunday, a man named Devin Kelley opened fire on a small Texas church using a “Ruger AR-type of assault rifle” and killed 26 people. Since the …

Gun Control

New liberal challenger to Sen. Dianne Feinstein launches bid on 'The Young Turks'

A new Democratic candidate used a popular liberal news show Thursday to launch a bid to oust Dianne Feinstein, saying it’s time for California’s longtime senator to go.<p>“Dianne Feinstein isn’t doing it at all,” said 37-year-old Alison Hartson, the leader of a group aimed at getting money out of …

Bernie Sanders

'Justice Democrats' launch new California Senate candidate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Progressive activist and organizer Alison Hartson announced Thursday she is joining the race to challenge Democratic California Sen. Dianne Feinstein.<p>Hartson made it official during an appearance on "The Young Turks" online news show. She enters the state's increasingly crowded open primary …

U.S. Politics

It's All Journalism: Progressive and unencumbered, the Young Turks way - Association of Alternative Newsmedia

Cenk Uygur has opinions on journalism and he’s not hesitant to share them.<p>Uygur started his professional career as a lawyer but hated it. He took a …

Bernie Sanders

2 prominent figures at a left-wing media outlet seriously considered challenging Dianne Feinstein in 2018 from the left

• <b>Two hosts at the Young Turks mulled separate bids to challenge Sen. Dianne Feinstein, but eventually backed out.</b>• <b><br>The Justice Democrats plan to back another challenger to Feinstein.</b><p>High-profile hosts at the left-leaning website the Young Turks are throwing their weight behind a progressive challenger …

U.S. Politics

Young Turks Dismissed ‘Classless’ Olivia Munn’s 2010 Harassment Allegation Against Brett Ratner

Actress <b>Olivia Munn</b> is one of six women that have accused director <b>Brett Ratner</b> of sexual misconduct. She originally alluded to this abuse, however, …

Hollywood

Cenk Uygur has some advice for dealing with "fake news"

Cenk Uygur, the co-founder of online news network The Young Turks discusses how to handle fake news.

The left’s push for impeachment seems to be gearing up

We’ve seen this effort from the very beginning of the Trump presidency. In fact, Rep. Maxine Waters was calling for Trump’s impeachment before he …

Conservative View

Liberal online news host Cenk Uygur considering Senate run in California

Liberal news host Cenk Uygur is considering running against Sen. Dianne Feinstein next year, according to a California elected official who has …

Bernie Sanders

Immigrant Prisons -- 440,000 Locked Up Each Year, Billions In Profit

Few Americans know about our nation's system of immigrant detention centers. Each year, the U.S. government locks up roughly 440,000 immigrants in over 200 immigrant prisons. These facilities have grown into a highly privatized, lucrative and abusive industry that profits off the misery of …

Immigration

'They'll Say It Was Alzheimer's': Did Longtime Trump Pal Predict a GOP Exit Strategy for His Presidency?

The plan was drawn up back in May.The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur predicted Republican lawmakers are crafting an exit strategy for President Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

The Take a Knee Protest Ends With a Whimper

Arizona Cardinals fans yell as San Francisco 49ers players kneel prior to an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP …

Conservative View

NFL will consider banning national anthem protests

Next week the NFL is set to discuss its ongoing national anthem controversy about whether players should stand or be allowed to kneel in peaceful …

Roger Goodell

Cenk Uyguy explains how Donald Trump could be a two-term president

Cenk Uygur, the co-founder of online news network The Young Turks, breaks down the only possible way Donald Trump can win another term as president.

Donald Trump

Fake News and Partisan Blowhards Were Invented in the 1800s

Thomas Jefferson was looking for someone to write a hit piece. It was July 1793, just months after the U.S. declared neutrality in a war between …

Journalism

Trump wants the Senate Intelligence Committee to investigate “Fake News Networks”

In perhaps his most dangerous attempt to undermine press freedoms, Trump tells Congress to “look into” journalists<p>In President Donald Trump's latest display of creeping authoritarianism, he suggested over Twitter that Congress Senate Intelligence Committee should investigate U.S. news agencies for …

Donald Trump

‘They’ll say it was Alzheimer’s’: Did longtime Trump pal predict a GOP exit strategy for his presidency?

The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur predicted Republican lawmakers are crafting an exit strategy for President Donald Trump if they’re forced to remove him …

Liberal View

Cenk Uygur on the future of America

Cenk Uygur, the co-founder of online news network The Young Turks, speaks out on how he feels about the future of America

Business

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 …

Cannabis

The Young Turks Founder: We're Growing With or Without Trump

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 …

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 …

Liberals and conservatives come together in solidarity to offer condolences to Eric Bolling

It a rare scene of solidarity, media members from both political spectrums took time Saturday to offer their condolences to Eric Bolling after news broke of a terrible tragedy in his family.<p>It was revealed Saturday afternoon that Bolling’s only child, 19-year-old Eric Chase Bolling Jr., had died …

Greta Van Susteren

‘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

Damage to TX oil refineries has cost 1 million barrels per day — here’s what that means to you

As Tropical Storm Harvey continues to pummel the Texas Gulf Coast, 22 percent of the state’s oil refineries are completely shut down. Once progressives heard the news, it didn’t take long before they started mocking the devastating effects the storm had on the state and oil industry.<p>The Young …

Oil