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PBS NewsHour | What Al Jazeera's Current TV Acquisition Means | PBS

Duration: 05:12
Program: PBS NewsHour #10534
Broadcast Date: Jan. 3, 2013

In an attempt to reach a larger American audience, Al Jazeera English announced plans to purchase cable channel Current TV, first started by former Vice President Al Gore. Ray Suarez talks to Al Jazeera executive producer Robert Wheelock about the Qatar government-owned news organization's move and challenges going forward.

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Post Date: January 3, 2013