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Al Jazeera America – Can Money Buy Success?

August 25, 2013

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Many people think that TV station al Jazeera America is owned by al Qaeda. In point of fact, it is owned by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al ThaniPast who has that stunning wife who has made an art form of the hajib and who hobnobs with European and American “royalty.” Still […]

AL JAZEERA AMERICA AND DISH NETWORK – FASTEN YOUR SEATBELTS

August 20, 2013

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Al Jazeera America will be launched on TV in the US today at 3:00 PM EDT.  Many of us have waited for this moment and have written our support of this day.  But when I called to have my Dish service upgraded so that I could receive it, I was told by the young man […]

US Viewers Watching Al Jazeera in Record Numbers

February 2, 2011

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In spite of the fact that so many Americans have not got a perspective on what al Jazeera news is and what it does and the quality of its broadcasting, the viewership of the live stream from al Jazeera has skyrocketed during the Egyptian crisis.  It is yet another watershed moment in the history of […]

Al Jazeera Article Incites Opposition to US in the So-Called “Militarization” of Border with Mexico

September 18, 2010

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I have often quoted al Jazeera in this space.  Their reporting is, for the most part, well-researched and fairly straight on.  But I reprint here a recent article that had my blood at the boil.  It is the most slanted propaganda I have seen on that site in a while and not well-researched. They have […]