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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.

Dr. Jane Sanders On What Liberal and Progressive Means To Her

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Cenk Uygur (host of The Young Turks) interviews Jane Sanders (Activist & Bernie Sanders' wife) from New York. In this clip Cenk asks Jane who's more liberal her or Bernie. Cenk's question leads to a discussion about the difference the words "liberal" and "progressive."...

Dr. Jane Sanders On Her First Date With Bernie Sanders

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Cenk Uygur (host of The Young Turks) interviews Jane Sanders (Activist & Bernie Sanders' wife) from New York. In this clip Cenk asks Jane about her first date with Bernie. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. Watch the full interview...

What Would Dr. Jane Sanders Do As First Lady?

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Cenk Uygur (host of The Young Turks) interviews Jane Sanders (Activist & Bernie Sanders' wife) from New York. In this clip Cenk asks Jane what she will do as first lady, what are her top priorities. Tell us what you think in the comment...

Ted Cruz Tried To Ban Dildos

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Ted Cruz’s masturbatory practices have made front page news today. Earlier in his legal career, he defended a law banning dildos. Craig Mazin, an old college roommate of Cruz, tweeted, "Ted Cruz thinks people don't have a right to "stimulate their genitals." I was...

Senator Jeff Merkley Endorses Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders has received his first endorsement from a sitting Democratic senator. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley wrote an editorial in the New York Times today explaining why. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola (ThinkTank), hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what...

Bernie Sanders Stands With Striking Verizon Workers

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Bernie Sanders has once again joined striking workers on the picket lines. This time he’s joined 40,000K Verizon employees in their fight for fair wages and benefits. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola (ThinkTank), hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what...