Stories by Cenk Uygur

Cenk Uygur is co-host of The Young Turks, the first liberal radio show to air nationwide. subscribe to Cenk Uygur's feed

Posted on: Jun 7, 2013, Source: The Young Turks

What happened to not spying on innocent civilians?

Posted on: Jan 31, 2013, Source: The Young Turks

The professor argues Dems function as moderate Republicans and the GOP so extreme you can barely call it a political party.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Obama is dying for the establishment to finally call him post-partisan.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2011, Source: The Young Turks

A political climate steeped in violent rhetoric can only increase the chances of violent attacks on citizens and elected politicians.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The Right channels the fear, anger and paranoia of mentally disturbed people -- and then points them toward the Democrats.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2010, Source: AlterNet

An Indiana judge pointed to a man's agnosticism when divesting him of joint custody.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2009, Source: AlterNet

In round 1, Emanuel and Dean boxed over what strategy was best for Dems to regain House seats in 2006. Dean was right there, and in the health care debate, he's right again.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2009, Source: The Young Turks

Politicians who talk about compromising on it have no policy ground to stand on. Without the public option, there is no health care reform.

Posted on: May 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

America has to face that we did what is in those pictures. The longer we cover it up, the more culpable we all become.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Geithner's "plan" will pick your pocket to pay off some of the richest people in America.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

With all this griping about Edwards, it's time to ask why McCain's political career isn't suffering for his adulterous affairs.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2008, Source: Meet the Bloggers

Host Cenk Uygur interviews anti-war candidate Darcy Burner and big-time progressive bloggers Matt Stoller, David Goldstein and Joan McCarter.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The oil that comes from offshore drilling will belong to the multinational firm, like Exxon-Mobil and will go to world markets, not us.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The so-called Iraqi Army fighting in the south right now is mainly the Badr Corps, a rival Shiite militia to Muqtada al-Sadr's Mahdi Army.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The John McCain-Vicki Iseman story is not the first article the NYT has held back for fear of Republican attacks on the paper.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

In a scandal that will likely take down the entire House Republican leadership, everyone is wondering why Rep. Mark Foley, <i>Chairman of the Missing and Exploited Children's Caucus</i> was allowed to carry on his predatory behavior with a teenage boy a year after his relationship was revealed to party leaders.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

After huffing and puffing about principles, three GOP senators essentially gave Bush what he wanted on the Geneva Conventions.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

The transcript of the President's latest mishap with a microphone reveals the undeniable fact that Bush is an imbecile.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

Reading a <i>New York Times</i> article on Iraq listing the casualties from one day, there's only one conclusion to draw -- this country is well into the middle of a civil war.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2005, Source: Huffington Post

Our ambassador to Iraq is the first adminstration official to own up to the Pandora's box we opened in Iraq, but says <i>now</i> they have a plan to fix it.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The question that the Democrats need to ask Republican legislators in the Blue States is: Are you with Tom DeLay or against him?