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

    … the Times video projects, but especially for these independent videos, Headlam feels he has more creative flexibility than he did as the Times media editor. One recent Times video profiled a tattoo artist in Finksburg, Maryland, who regularly works with breast cancer survivors. It’s called “The Nipple Artist.” “I’m not so sure that’s a headline…

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