Tag: Al Jazeera

Current TV, Al Jazeera America, and the Experience of the Foreign

The sale of U.S. cable station Current TV to the Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera raises questions about how a foreign network might explain Americans to themselves. Might Al Jazeera provide a foreign lens for Americans to examine themselves? What would that even look like?


Egypt, why?

Real life doesn’t always have a proper narrative, at least while it’s in the process of composing itself.