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In 2002 Cenk Uygur launched an online program called "The Young Turks," which he billed as the first video news show on the Internet. In December 2011 Uygur took the program, with his name added to the title to differentiate it from the online show, to television on Current TV. The nightly show features guests who offer their opinions on topics from the worlds of politics and pop culture. Although Uygur was born in Turkey, the show's title is not related to his nationality. It refers to a phrase used to describe someone who is an insurgent or radical in a political party who advocates for changes in the group.

Trump Looks At Solar Eclipse

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Trump has seen the light. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. http://www.tytnetwork.com/join"Like many Americans, President Trump on Monday gazed at the first solar eclipse in a century to cross the...

The Young Turks LIVE! 08.21.17

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Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at http://www.tytnetwork.com/join. Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth.or Support The Young Turks...

The Republican Party’s Been Using Dog Whistle Racism For Decades

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Republicans can't believe our fascist president is also a neo-Nazi sympathizer. Watch the latest episode of Aggressive Progressives here: https://tytnetwork.com/2017/08/17/aggressive-progressives-aug-17-2017-2-2-2-2-2-2/Follow Jimmy Dore on Twitter: http://twitter.com/jimmy_doreFollow Steve Oh on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stevenoh88Follow Malcolm Fleschner on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CultureShlockJimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Steve Oh and Malcolm Fleschner talk...

The Young Turks LIVE!

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Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at http://www.tytnetwork.com/join. Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth.or Support The Young Turks...

Motorists Could Kill Protesters Without Penalty Under Proposed Law

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TYT contributor Ryan Grim ( http://Twitter.com/RyanGrim ) reports on a law proposed in many states that would allow motorists to strike and kill protesters under certain circumstances. The laws were spurred by frustrations among both partisans and police officers after #BlackLivesMatter and #NoDAPL...

Yo Quiero To Not Get Killed By PETA

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PETA has settled a lawsuit for euthanizing a girl’s healthy Chihuahua. Her family alleges that PETA believes animal ownership is involuntary bondage, and putting pets to sleep is the best way to free them. Yeesh. Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, and Cary Harrison, hosts of...

Corporations Are Coming For Your Genes

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Insurance companies fear ‘savvy customers,” and there’s nothing more dangerous than a scared corporation. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, discuss. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. http://www.tytnetwork.com/join"IF A genetic test could tell whether you are...

Boston Confederate Monument Gets Boxed

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Massachusetts’ only Confederate monument couldn’t legally be removed so officials found a unique way to make sure people can’t see it. Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, and Michael Shure, the hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the...

Military Transgender Ban Would Cost WAY MORE MONEY

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Also, it’s discriminatory and morally wrong, so there’s that. Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, and Brett Erlich, hosts of The Young Turks, discuss. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. http://www.tytnetwork.com/join"The forces of evil unleashed in the Trump Era seem overwhelming. They...

Justice Department Seeking Personal Data On People Who Visit Anti-Trump Websites

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In a clear violation of Constitutional rights and basic decency, the U.S. Department of Justice is asking web hosting companies to turn over data about users who visit anti-Donald Trump websites. There is no clear-cut definition of “Anti-Trump websites,” so this could mean anything...