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Colbert Asks Al Jazeera English’s Ayman Mohyeldin ‘When Can We Stop Caring?’

Al Jazeera English journalist, Ayman Mohyeldin, was on the Colbert Report last night to discuss what is being called the Jasmine Revolution sweeping the Middle East and North Africa. Colbert Report interviews always pose a little bit of a challenge as the guest must stay on message while not looking humorless by not engaging Colbert […]

BNW on AU Observer Afghanistan Panel

What the Hell Happened? Esquire’s Timeline of Bush Years

Tonight, George W. Bush made his final address to the nation and to commemorate that occasion Esquire magazine has put together a timeline of the major events of the last 8 years: 2000 December 13: The U.S. Supreme Court stops the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush. The Dow closes at 10,794. […]

The New York Times on Al Jazeera’s Gaza Coverage

The New York Times highlights Al Jazeera’s coverage of the Israeli bombardment of Gaza to discuss the channel’s efforts both on the screen and online to bring to life complex stories that many may not have access to in the traditional Western media. As someone who has studied the effects of media in creating a […]