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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.

Hillary Supporter Reveals Corruption At Nevada Democratic Convention

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A Hillary Clinton delegate in Nevada, explains just what went on inside the Nevada Democratic Convention. Ana Kasparian, and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.Hosts: Ana Kasparian, John IadarolaCast: Ana...

Bernie Sanders Wins Oregon Primary Election, Ties Hillary In Kentucky

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Bernie Sanders has won the 2016 Oregon Democratic primary election, Kentucky appears to be a tie. Cenk Uygur Ana Kasparian, and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Do you agree with TYT's opinion? Tell us what you think in the...

Why Kentucky and Oregon Matter To Bernie Sanders

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How important are the Kentucky and Oregon primaries to the future of Bernie Sanders chances in the Democratic race? Cenk Uygur Ana Kasparian, and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.Hosts:...

Man Claims Edible Marijuana Made Him Kill His Wife

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A Colorado man who shot and killed his wife is claiming edible marijuana caused temporary insanity. Will this defense be effective? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below."Before...

Conservative Candidate Leaves Porn Tabs Up On Presentation

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It’s important to close your porn tabs before posting screenshots to your Facebook page. Especially when you’re running for office as a family values conservative Republican. Congressional candidate Mike Webb is learning this the hard way. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The...

Woman Wins Right To Sterilize Self After Legal Battle

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Holly Brockwell wanted to get sterilized but faced a mountain of resistance from doctors trying to block her decision. After a four year legal battle, she has finally won. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us...

Cops Handcuff Man For Selling Laptop While Black

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Cops harass and abuse African-Americans every day in America. Usually you don’t hear about it, but when it’s the son of a Daily Beast editor, you do. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you...

Democrats Claim Bernie Sanders Supporters Are Violent

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After the catastrophe at the Democratic convention in Nevada, establishment Democrats are blaming the whole thing on violent Sanders supporters. They claim that Sanders supporters were throwing chairs, and link to a video where no chairs are thrown. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young...

CNN Panel Shows Its Clinton Bias

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A panel on CNN dismissed Bernie Sanders criticisms of Hillary Clinton’s record. One woman claimed that asking Clinton to release her Goldman Sachs speech transcripts is a character attack. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think...

Trump Demands Apology From The Onion

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Everyone is well aware that The Onion is a satirical news site and shouldn’t be taken seriously. Everyone except Donald Trump. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.“So here’s what happened....