Thursday on The Young Turks, host Cenk Uygur slammed FOX Business host John Stossel for repeatedly going after homeless people and accusing them of being “fake” by going out and dressing up as a man who appears to be down on his luck, holding up a sign and asking for change. After showing the clip, […]
Ana Kasparian from The Young Turks interviews legendary actor and activist George Takei. They discuss his experience of being in an internment camp as a child after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, how he knew the treatment of Arab-Americans was going to change after 9/11, why he had to hide his sexual orientation as he […]
According to The Cleveland Plain Dealer “there have been six reported LGBT-related attacks on patrons heading to and from Cleveland’s Cocktail Lounge since last spring.” The most recent cases involved a group of approximately 20 people allegedly beating up a 28-year-old man named Jared Fox. The attack resulted in his ear drum rupturing and his […]
We wrote yesterday about George Zimmerman’s estranged wife, Shellie Zimmerman, calling the police and reporting that Zimmerman had hit her father, broke her IPad, and made a threat involving a firearm. The police left without making any arrests because they accused one another of being the aggressor. The police has now released video of footage […]
The GOP,and a few Democrats, in the N.C. state legislature passed a law requiring that people applying for TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) be drug tested to qualify. Surprisingly, Governor Pat McCrory (R) vetoed the bill, possibly because in instances where it has been implemented before it has costs more money than expected and […]
The Young Turks discuss Syria, the red line, and the use of chemical weapons by President Bashar Al-assad. John Iadarola (TYT University and Common Room), Dave Rubin (The Rubin Report), Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show) and Desi Doyen (Green News Report) discuss.
I could have gone forever without bringing up Miley Cyrus and her recent talked about performance at the VMA’s until The Washington Post’s columnist Richard Cohen compared it to the Steubenville rape trial. Comedian Jimmy Dore on The Young Turks:
According to newly exposed documents, the NYPD designated all mosques in the city as terrorist organizations, allowing the department to spy on them without oversight and to plant operatives inside the Muslim houses of worship. The Associated Press reported Wednesday that, under the secret designation, not only do police need no specific allegations of wrongdoing […]
The Young Turks discuss the many claims from the GOP that Martin Luther King Jr. was a Republican.
Newark Mayor and Senate hopeful Cory Booker says it doesn’t matter whether he’s gay, so he’s not going to answer the question. The Democrat said when asked about the persistent rumors swirling around his sexual orientation that he’s not going to feed the fire. “People who think I’m gay, some part of me thinks it’s […]