Experts: Al-Jazeera using Al Gore to boost US legitimacy

Politics | Jamie Weinstein
Al Gore sold Current TV for millions of dollars. Heather Kennedy/Getty Images.

Al-Jazeera first came to prominence as the go-to media outlet of al-Qaida

FLASHBACK: Top Al-Jazeera host called Holocaust 'divine punishment' for Jews [VIDEO] - TheDC

Business | David Martosko

In 2009 Sheik Yusuf Al-Qaradawi shared some of the charm that will soon transform Al Gore’s ‘Current TV’ network

Colin Powell contradicts internal Current TV memo on Al-Jazeera sale - TheDC

Entertainment | Jamie Weinstein
Then-Secretary of State Colin Powell gestures during a news conference in Washington, D.C., Sept. 12, 2001.- SUSAN WALSH-Associated Press

False: Current TV claim that Al-Jazeera is the only station Powell watches

Media Matters linked with anti-American, anti-Israel Al-Jazeera network - TheDC

Politics | Jamie Weinstein
Al-Jazeera network

Media Matters for America linked with anti-American, anti-Israel Al-Jazeera network

Al-Jazeera footage captures 'western troops on the ground' in Libya - The Guardian

World | Associated Press
Mideast Libya

Five of them were armed and wearing sand-colored clothes, peaked caps, and cotton Arab scarves

Journalists' crush on Al Jazeera English

Feature:Opinion | Matt Philbin

U.S. media admire the anti-American outlet for the same reasons many Americans deplore the U.S. media.

Al-Jazeera has fans in Obama W.H. - Politico

Politics | Vince Coglianese

‘This administration has empowered those of us who actually do the communicating to be in a close relationship with Al-Jazeera’

Stop Al Jazeera's expansion in the United States

Feature:Opinion | Pamela Geller

No organization has done as much to spread hate, lies and incitement to violence as Al Jazeera.

Twitter hoax? CNN anchor ripped for non-existent 'Godzilla' joke - TheDC

US | Jeff Poor

CNN reporter says post-quake scene in Japan like a ‘monster movie.’ NPR contributor encourages watching Al-Jazeera stream over CNN

Al Jazeera's channel for kids plans expansion to America [VIDEO] - TheDC

US | Steven Nelson

Al Jazeera expects to begin entertaining young American children in 2012

Hillary Clinton: Al Jazeera offers 'real news' - TheDC

Politics | Steven Nelson

Clinton said Wednesday that America is losing a global information war

Wolfowitz is 'mystified' by Obama administration's handling of Libya - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense argues that the administration’s silence on Libya makes the U.S. look bad

Egypt: Opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei says he fears coming 'bloodbath' - LAT

World | interns

‘My fear is that it will turn into a bloodbath’

U.S. diplomats 'spied' on UN - Al Jazeera

World | Associated Press

U.S. diplomats were ordered to gather intelligence on senior foreign figures, including UN officials, leaked diplomatic cables have revealed

NASA now means 'No Air or Space Anymore'

Opinion | Myra Adams

Remember when NASA was about going to the moon, giant steps for mankind, space walks, national pride, John Glenn and all “the right stuff?”

Dubai police chief calls for arrest of Israeli PM - REUTERS

World | interns

Dubai’s police chief plans to seek the arrest of Benjamin Netanyahu and the head of Israel’s spy agency over the killing of a Hamas leader in the emirate

Bin Laden's latest message may mean attack imminent - AFP

World | AJ

Osama bin Laden’s word choice in the latest audio message attributed to him is seen as a ‘possible indicator’ of an upcoming attack by his Al-Qaeda network, a US monitoring group warned Sunday