Will Conservatives Turned Off By Fox News Find A Home At Al Jazeera?

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Share to Linkedin A picture taken on December 5, 2019, shows a general view of the headquarters of al-Jazeera Media ... [+] Network, in the Qatari capital Doha. - Qatar-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera has travelled a long and bumpy road from the early 2000s when it was best known for airing tapes of former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. It now cultivates a loyal youth audience on social media alongside the satellite channels which have won it both acclaim and scorn.

(Photo by KARIM JAAFAR / AFP) (Photo by KARIM JAAFAR/AFP via Getty Images) Well, this should be interesting. Al Jazeera, which failed in its effort to create a left-leaning cable news network targeting Americans, will launch a new digital project this week called "Rightly," aimed at disaffected conservatives. Politico first reported the news Tuesday, saying the venture will target "center-right folks who feel left out of mainstream media." NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: A flag with the new...read more...