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Former Executive: Al Jazeera America Hemorrhaged Almost $600 Million In Last 2 Years

April 25, 2016 by

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By Tim Graham ~ John Koblin at The New York Times reported that Anand Gupta, the former executive vice president for finance, field a lawsuit Thursday in federal court in Manhattan alleging he was denied a promised promotion and salary increase due to racial discrimination.  But the newsworthy part was his financial claims. In the […]

Leaked E-mails Show Al-Jazeera Hates The Post-Hedbo Attack ‘Free Speech’ Spin

January 12, 2015 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Brendan Bordelon at National Review has published some internal e-mails at al-Jazeera that show how the Qatar-based network shows a real hostility to Western values of free speech – especially when that speech is mocking and insulting religion. The subject was the Charlie Hebdo attack. Al Jazeera English editor and executive […]

Al Gore Sues Al-Jazeera For Every Last Penny Of Its Outlandish Current TV Bid

August 18, 2014 by

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By Tim Graham ~ “Greed, for the lack of a better word, is good.” Who knew that former Democratic vice president Al Gore would embody that Oliver Stone movie mantra? Gore’s filed a lawsuit in Delaware against Al Jazeera America claiming its owners (the Qatari royal family) are still withholding $65 million from him and […]

Why is Australia’s National Broadcaster The ABC Broadcasting Al Jazeera?

July 23, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Of all the broadcasters in all the world, the ABC chooses al Jazeera to broadcast into Australia on its taxpayer-funded facilities, twice a day, every day.  We need the Doha regime’s broadcaster to interpret world politics to us? Know that Doha supports the Muslim Brotherhood, which in turn is close to […]

Gore’s Al Jazeera Deal Now A Major Scandal

March 13, 2013 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ While the lawsuit over the sale of Al Gore’s Current TV to Al Jazeera is making headlines, a close reading of the legal complaint provides additional evidence that a congressional investigation into the curious transaction is urgently needed and necessary. The media executive who claims to have arranged the sale says […]

Al Gore Sued For $5-Million Over Sale Of Current TV To Qatari-owned Al Jazeera Network

March 8, 2013 by

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By Ken Shepherd ~ Media consultant John Terenzio is suing former U.S. Vice President Al Gore for stiffing him of a cool $5 million over the environmental activist’s sale of Current TV to the Al Jazeera, the Islamist-friendly news network owned by the oil-rich country of Qatar. In a nutshell, Terenzio claims the sale was […]

House Conservative Leader Gives Al Jazeera Deal A Pass

February 15, 2013 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Rep. Steve Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana who is the new chairman of the Republican Study Committee (RSC), believes Al Jazeera has a First Amendment right to expand its broadcasts in the United States and that a congressional investigation of Al Gore’s deal with the channel is not warranted. Scalise, a […]

Hagel’s Controversial Foreign Connections And Backers

January 17, 2013 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Two seemingly unrelated events-Obama’s nomination of Chuck Hagel as Pentagon chief and the sale of Al Gore’s Current TV to Al Jazeera-are coming together in  a way that illustrates the role that the foreign propaganda channel can and will play if Congress lets the television deal go through. House Homeland Security […]

Al Gore, Al Jazeera, And The Remaking Of Current TV

January 17, 2013 by

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By Helle Dale ~ The sale of Al Gore’s Current TV network to the Qatar-based Al Jazeera network comes as no surprise. These networks may be odd bedfellows, but there is no law on the books to prevent a foreign entity from buying an American cable network. Still, the move has caused considerable concern among […]

Congress Must Hold Hearings Into The Al Jazeera Deal

January 16, 2013 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ If Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) lets the Al Jazeera-Al Gore deal go through without scrutiny, then every broadcast entity or communications facility in America is ripe for the plucking by any of our nation’s enemies and adversaries. For those who haven’t been paying attention lately, the government […]

Politico’s Byers Churns Out Over 2,000 Words on ‘Al Jazeera America: Will They Watch?’

January 14, 2013 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Before Current TV sold itself to Al Jazeera, allowing former Vice President Al Gore to walk away with a reported $100 million, making him (according to Forbes Magazine) richer than the left’s designated archvillain Mitt Romney, the network’s average audience was between 25,000 and 45,000. The burning question on the mind […]

Al Gore Profits from the Stealth Jihad

January 9, 2013 by

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By Frank Gaffney, Jr. ~ Let’s call it Al Goreera.  That seems a fitting title for the new network that former Vice President Al Gore is launching with the jihadists’ favorite television outlet: Al Jazeera.  The effect will be to create vast new opportunities for our enemies to propagandize the American people, a key ingredient […]

Howard Kurtz: ‘Al Gore’s Al Jazeera Deal Doesn’t Seem Right’

January 8, 2013 by

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By Noel Sheppard ~ CNN media analyst Howard Kurtz isn’t happy about Al Gore selling his failing Current TV to Al Jazeera. In a piece published in the last few hours at CNN.com, Kurtz elaborated while he missed potentially the greatest hypocrisy in the deal. “There is something highly unusual — OK, just plain weird […]

Most DUers, Kossacks Supportive of Al Gorezeera Hypocrisy

January 6, 2013 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ If you think that the DUers at the Democratic Underground or the Daily Kos Kossacks would be mostly outraged over the fact that Al Gore tried to avoid paying his “fair share” of taxes on the wealthy when he attempted to sell his low rated Current TV to Al Jazeera before […]

Al “Jazeera” Gore Gives Spiritual Leader Of The Muslim Brotherhood A Home In The U.S.

January 5, 2013 by

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STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PHOENIX (January4, 2013) – Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser, a devout Muslim and author of “A Battle for the Soul of Islam: An American Muslim Patriot’s Fight to Save His Faith” issued the following statement on behalf of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy on the sale of Al Gore’s Current TV […]

Terror TV Pays Al Gore $100 Million for U.S. Media Access

January 5, 2013 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Al-Jazeera, once considered the voice of Osama bin-Laden and known for anti-American and anti-Semitic rhetoric, has announced the purchase of Al Gore’s low-rated cable channel, Current TV, in a transparent attempt to buy access to the U.S. media market for operatives of the pro-terrorist Muslim Brotherhood. Gore has reportedly made $100 […]