Cenk Uygur

Cenk Kadir Uygur (Turkish pronunciation: [ˈdʒɛŋk ˈujɡur]; born March 21, 1970) is a Turkish-American political commentator, Internet personality, and political activist. Uygur is the main host and co-founder of the American liberal/progressive political and social internet commentary program, The Young Turks (TYT) and the co-Founder of the associated TYT Network. A naturalized U.S. citizen, Uygur was born in Turkey and raised from age eight in the United States. He worked as an attorney in Washington, D.C. and New York before beginning his career as a political commentator. Originally a moderate Republican, he is now a progressive.
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  • Inside The New York Times’ video strategy

    … criticized for tepid, overly neutral reporting, said Cenk Uygur, CEO of The Young Turks Network, which operates YouTube’s most popular news channel. “If you want be successful online, you have to gravitate away from neutrality,” Uygur told Digiday. “And I get the sense that New York Times video is moving away from the cult of neutrality.” The Times has…

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