The Last Moment of Al Gore’s Current TV and First of AlJazeera America

August 21, 2013


aljazeera americaFrom AlGoreZeera to Al Jazeera America. Al Gore, you’ll recall, refused to sell his television network and spot on the cable dial to Glenn Beck because he’s conservative. That didn’t stop him from selling to pro Islamist television network, Al Jazeera.
Brian Stelter captured the moment when Gore’s Current TV ceased to be and Al Jazeera America was born,

The end of Current TV and the first 5 minutes of Al Jazeera America

Here’s the last minute of Current TV — a throw-back to the early days of the channel, when viewer-created videos like this man jumping off a cliff were the …