“The Young Turks,” which has run on Current since late 2011, has its final telecast Thursday as the Qatar-based
Uygur brought “The Young Turks” to Current TV after a brief stint at MSNBC. The show’s ratings for Current were strong compared with other programs on the channel, but that’s not saying much, Uygur said.
Current TV, founded by
Current made sense as a home for Uygur, who takes a liberal view on many issues but reserves some of his fiercest criticism for the
“The audience has already moved to online,” he said. “We got 55 million views on the network last month and 37 million on the main show. That pretty much beats everyone on cable news with the exception of a couple of
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