Al Jazeera

Report: FBI Still Investigating Journalist Michael Hastings
Al Jazeera obtains declassified documents on deceased Rolling Stone journalist following FOIA lawsuit. Read more...
Fox News Analyst Jim Pinkerton Suggests Al Jazeera Supports 'Killing Americans And So On'
Fox News analyst Jim Pinkerton <A href="http://thinkprogress.org/media/2013/08/19/2490591/fox-news-analyst-most-arabs-support-bin-ladens-efforts-to-kill-americans/">suggested on Monday</a> that Al Jazeera's new American television network might have an editorial policy that was supportive of "killing Americans and so on" because he said that was what most Arabs wanted. Read more...
CNN's Ali Velshi will be hosting a new business show on Al Jazeera America this summer. Here's to hoping we've seen the last of interviews like this one from his final show, where regular Stephen Moore from the Wall Street Journal was there to dumb down the conversation as usual. Read more...
Fox is working hard to make you think that Al Jazeera is nothing less than an Al Qaeda sleeper cell. Read more...
Many of us work our way through complex sustainability issues (quinoa, anyone?). My local urban farmer tells us it's better to buy local vegetables and fruits rather than organic because of the carbon footprint incurred by shipping produce Read more...

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If you're Al Gore and you own 20 percent of Current TV, and Current TV is sold to Al Jazeera, which is owned by Qatar's royal family, and Qatar's royal family also profits from oil trading, have you sold out the cause of global warming? That's Read more...
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart took the talking heads over at Fox to task for their freakout over the sale of Al Gore's Current TV to Al Jazeera and making attacking the network as anti-American and associated with terrorists. As Stewart rightfully Read more...
The hosts of Fox & Friends on Friday slammed former Democratic Vice President Al Gore for being a "great American businessman" and selling his Current TV network to the "clearly anti-American" Al Jazeera network instead of former Fox News host Glenn Read more...
You've just got to love the right wing propagandists over at Fox, like Bill O'Reilly, having the nerve to be screeching about Al Gore and his business partners' decision to sell Current TV to Al Jazeera. Here's more from Mediaite on Bill-O's rant Read more...
I'm torn, because I really like Current and was hopeful they'd continue to expand the progressive market. But I do like Al Jazeera's coverage, and I'm happy that a deep-pockets company will be challenging the corporate pap that makes up so much Read more...