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Cenk Uygur @cenkuygur Los Angeles

Host of @TheYoungTurks the largest online news show in the world. Founder & CEO of @TYT. Watch #TYTLive weeknights at 6pm eastern https://t.co/VtfyEHuxT3

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Joined Twitter 12/5/11


Nina Turner’s opponent Shontel Brown is beseeching the super PAC that tried to save Eliot Engel to do the same for… https://t.co/RY4d0yPUHz
5/8
2021
Umm... the CEO of @youtube just out-of-the-blue tweeted a link to a @sfgate story about my son's talk show, Playing… https://t.co/u1NXK0UUnv
Retweeted by Cenk UygurA rare article that connects money in politics (corruption) to why we lost on $15 minimum wage. Check it out:… https://t.co/pP1qu7DOdD
5/7
2021
.@cenkuygur on #tytlive reacting to @ChrisCuomo shockingly challenging @Sen_JoeManchin on his show: "There is a t… https://t.co/pcnBLRxmDG
Retweeted by Cenk UygurShe is not wrong though. There is almost no lie that you can tell a Republican that they wouldn't believe, if it in… https://t.co/zyDxTuNdM5Police violence against Palestinians in #SheikhJarrah who only want to remain in the homes they’ve lived in for gen… https://t.co/hsmnwnvUe1
Retweeted by Cenk UygurIt's hard not to despise this person. She thinks we should be more draconian to the average person in California be… https://t.co/SdLFDHXkvlWhen @Sen_JoeManchin says he thinks McConnell doesn't mean it when he says he'll try to block 100% of @JoeBiden's a… https://t.co/ltSKqz67q5
5/6
2021
Defenders of the 1st Amendment and the freedom of speech have gathered up a posse to make sure @RepLizCheney is not… https://t.co/0HOJg2ukyvTrump is back to criticizing Mike Pence for not stealing the election for him. Both Trump & his followers are groun… https://t.co/FpCBlrw6uR
5/5
2021
Reason why the Republican Party is passing anti-trans bills about high school sports (an issue that affects almost… https://t.co/QbzFEXXxzV.@TuckerCarlson's attacks against Republican politicians like @GOPLeader are not a profile in courage because they'… https://t.co/D9T6qHstbbThat is 70% of Republican voters. They all believe Trump won the election and Biden stole it, presumably with the h… https://t.co/AfVnnBjeNxAlabama, Mississippi & Louisana are at the bottom of vaccinations per capita. Why? They have more #MAGA who think T… https://t.co/0O80PVXYvbAll of the top Democratic recipients of pharma lobby money are opposed to this, including Biden's top ally in Senat… https://t.co/tvWUnJ2SqiIn Biden's next 100 days, progressives must reclaim their power https://t.co/8j6P0A5bS2Trump's Justice Department threatened to subpoena MIT researchers allegedly at the request of the Bolivian coup reg… https://t.co/CXnrC1txLE
Retweeted by Cenk UygurTV is utterly dead. But since ironically TV news is one of few things that survived (with sports), news industry ne… https://t.co/86JCub6ybX
5/4
2021
1. Are the kids ever going to get off his lawn? 2. Who would watch someone else playing video games ... or sports?… https://t.co/7BaLosxGrWTed Cruz can say this openly because there's nothing anyone is ever going to do about it. Reporters will never call… https://t.co/54elOYTzJWI'm proud to have always despised Marilyn Manson.
5/3
2021
This is exactly right and the very essence of modern politics. The fact that mainstream reporters don't know this o… https://t.co/pEloepP0E9What's interesting is this has been happening on @MeetThePress & other Sunday shows as long as I've been alive but… https://t.co/dg3w5ssUHwIf I thought @JoeBiden would do everything on his agenda, it wouldn't be progressive dream come true, but it'd be p… https://t.co/7c4rj4cSmK
5/2
2021
100 days of President Biden - but has Joe made the grade? We spoke to @AnaKasparian @ChristineEmba @mmckinnon and… https://t.co/NaylhAUzdp
Retweeted by Cenk UygurJoe Manchin now says DC can't get statehood basically because he doesn't feel like it. One day we're going to find… https://t.co/idXjcvHkPiNEW: @rolandsmartin is now a TYT Facebook Channel Partner! Check out his content on TYT’s Facebook page via… https://t.co/a3FK9VNCsb
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5/1
2021
Uh oh!!!! Tonight's second hour of #RolandMartinUnfiltered will be simulcast with @theyoungturks @cenkuygurhttps://t.co/tyj6XfDhOB
Retweeted by Cenk UygurUnique take on #QIntoTheStorm w/ @TYT @cenkuygur did one of the last interviews with Andrew Breitbart. He draws a… https://t.co/WGiDfUhdYn
Retweeted by Cenk UygurThere is a very large divide between progressive media and progressives in DC. Progressive legislators & groups see… https://t.co/3i4RQT03zV
4/30
2021
I solved legislative politics over a decade ago. It's the easiest thing in the world. Follow the money. Chamber of… https://t.co/dOf7h3CqRSI’m going to be the Debbie Downer here but I’ve never seen @JoeBiden fight for anything in my life, let alone fight… https://t.co/DF8zLnhXJGRight now would be a great time for @POTUS to #CancelStudentDebt.
Retweeted by Cenk UygurTim Scott is a very pleasant liar. Every thing he said about voting rights is an absolute lie. Bringing out a black… https://t.co/jfVW5cE793Saying something is “not a Republican or Democratic issue” is not only factually incorrect, it’s actually counterpr… https://t.co/AAbzNpfbEGBiden keeps pleading with Congress to do things that are incredibly popular. But he knows they won’t. Pleading isn’… https://t.co/zbbchEUpiENow we’ve come to the portion of the @JoeBiden speech that he doesn’t plan to do at all. He says corporations shoul… https://t.co/T30f0BA8K6This is a great speech by @JoeBiden so far! If he got all of this done he’d have an amazing legacy. And he’s hittin… https://t.co/QGwlB4R9UU"So far everything he's saying is great," @cenkuygur on @POTUS #JointSession "Get that done, Joe!" "Don't let Ma… https://t.co/i0uXZKAGRX
Retweeted by Cenk UygurBefore @POTUS @JoeBiden #JointSession to Congress join @cenkuygur, @johniadarola, and @JayarJackson on #tytlive as… https://t.co/rHXkIQoTRI
Retweeted by Cenk Uygur.@cenkuygur talks about @SenatorSinema's drop in #poll numbers before @POTUS #JointSession starts: "At some point… https://t.co/VD5YxjWD9d
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4/29
2021
This is amazing article about a wealthy progressive who’s fighting harder for progressive policies than almost any… https://t.co/YpJnBtppxTCNN's Dr. Leana Wen Says Biden Covid Crackdowns Make Americans Question Vaccines: 'What's the Point of Getting Vacc… https://t.co/y0RcUFa1ZJ
4/28
2021
Progressives are "now given access, and they're so used to being outcasts that even the access is kind of making th… https://t.co/56KTf6fS3H
Retweeted by Cenk UygurCenk Uygur, a progressive who started "The Young Turks" talk show, said Biden didn't deserve credit because he lost… https://t.co/rCci59MIB4
Retweeted by Cenk UygurNEW: His staff seems "eager to engage." His appointments reflect a "coalition" style of governance. And his policie… https://t.co/DKLg5tBQJb
Retweeted by Cenk UygurSorry, but this is not right. You can vote as a block to have more leverage. Either progressives in Congress don’t… https://t.co/VkrKAxVQmb
4/26
2021
Lack of logical reasosning is predictable but always sad to see. Months ago when Trump was in office, we weren't va… https://t.co/NfBCrIAu1QI love tweets like this that don't even try to make sense. I can't tell if this is a right-wing or left-wing critiq… https://t.co/iiKS0va8S7The virus is down to the lowest level since beginning of pandemic, Covid is hard to transmit outdoors and a huge pe… https://t.co/IxZBUKnCc2
4/25
2021
Gavin Newsom saying they're going to end oil drilling 25 years from now is equivalent of saying we're not going to… https://t.co/wB65xekD3sIs there a single mainstream media reporter that understands that when the two Delaware Senators voted against $15… https://t.co/cDVwCAP2mTRepublicans on the @HouseJudiciary called NC’s Lt Gov to testify that claims of racist voter suppression are “prepo… https://t.co/x53iX7auGR
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4/24
2021
Sen. Tom Cotton said DC shouldn't have statehood because it wouldn't be a "well-rounded working-class state." What… https://t.co/db8zuD9tp3I don't find @tedcruz's lies interesting anymore. It's all the same verbal diarrhea. Idiot Republicans will believe… https://t.co/Jccw3mlyTjBan fracking or ban not. There is no try, @GavinNewsom. https://t.co/e29pq2n9fQ
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4/23
2021
Really shameful when elites lump together good guys & bad guys to confuse the public. Goldman Sachs & Public Citize… https://t.co/xqgKAajk2Z
Retweeted by Cenk UygurThis looks like a near perfect hostage video of the corporate overlords checking in on their captives in Washington… https://t.co/LZ6VYoAyK5That's because they don't have an allegiance to the Church nearly as much as they have an allegiance to corporation… https://t.co/KjTtLIBgAmNow dinosaur corporate Democrats are blocking the legalization of marijuana. 70% of the country wants to legalize.… https://t.co/DGFkzjwTmDThey think it's a hilarious joke that will play great with suckers in media and corporate Democratic fanboys. They… https://t.co/WoK8JxAunzSo this is the guy @BernieSanders & progressives in the House are worried about challenging. It’d be rude to make d… https://t.co/XooydEB6ug
4/22
2021
Please stop approving fracking permits. https://t.co/sSJEX5qpSH
Retweeted by Cenk UygurThat's it, @TuckerCarlson is going for it. He's being so blatantly racist on-air now that this is a calculated move… https://t.co/6xfeIXxtjI
4/21
2021
How to tell if someone is racist - they were disappointed at the Derek Chauvin conviction.Justice! Finally, a little bit of justice in America. It was a very low bar to clear and it's some indication of ho… https://t.co/Vj8OjYZKJIMost in media are predictably focusing on whether Black folks are going to "cause violence" if Chauvin isn't convic… https://t.co/UzE0xGcpZITo all idiot right-wingers and mindless mainstream media that play along with them - we all think Chauvin is guilty… https://t.co/eAHooNL0su.@cenkuygur on #PoliceReform "Millions of African-Americans and Latinos in this country are not lying in unison.… https://t.co/rpuHLiDDwp
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4/20
2021
Can people just openly call for the murder of their political opponents in this country now? Can Democrats do likew… https://t.co/puQViwXEI0Infrastructure bill is where Biden's honeymoon with progressives should end. Biden is likely going to settle on 25%… https://t.co/n4zZKTcDbPHas a single reporter, outside of @davidsirota, written about the corporate donors of @Sen_JoeManchin &… https://t.co/aHNGxcQX0OI bet she doesn't wear that ring when she goes to kiss the asses of her corporate donors. That "Fuck Off" is direct… https://t.co/ppi1rlngpBFaith leaders from all across the country are calling for not just good trouble, but “holy trouble” to end the fili… https://t.co/sPjDGHpgxr
4/19
2021
Today, the student debt crisis reached $1,808,939,882,209. With just a signature, @POTUS can turn that number to… https://t.co/tblXiwmL3U
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4/18
2021
If you don’t believe you can get something, it is a guarantee that you won’t. If you believe that you can get somet… https://t.co/fYgWOZ2myaPeople in media don't want to offend the religious, so they don't talk about link between QAnon and religion. Peopl… https://t.co/ZbBOp90z1EEveryone in Washington knows that these politicians go raise money from corporate interests and will do anything to… https://t.co/SrCdCSHa07
4/17
2021
Recall or no recall, the Governor should be fighting for the people of CA. That means pursuing single-payer healt… https://t.co/aZi6bcEnel
Retweeted by Cenk UygurThis is politically meaningless. You're either going to point out how much money every corrupt politician takes fro… https://t.co/2hknf0DR3dGuaranteed that the first people to line up to conduct the genital inspections are going to be Republicans. https://t.co/egRKjD2XXZThe number of Republicans @JoeBiden will convince to vote for him based on keeping Trump's cruel refugee cap - ZERO.Glad to see progressives push back on terrible @JoeBiden decision to keep Trump's cap on refugees. Biden made this… https://t.co/Opl1yvyxolThere are simply no excuses for today’s disgraceful decision. It goes directly against our values and risks the li… https://t.co/xabKgoQCmf
Retweeted by Cenk UygurBtw, you're not alone. No one knows their strategy. You know why? They don't have one. They use "it's complicated"… https://t.co/cdXgK1D7UfMax, it isn't about courage in the abstract. And being offended is an excuse to avoid answering hard questions. The… https://t.co/NM93kKQDb7Progressive legislators are not supposed to be elitists. So, telling their allies on the outside that we wouldn't u… https://t.co/MnSN0rX5P1Show me one thing they've accomplished on $15 minimum wage. I can show you what they haven't done. They didn't dema… https://t.co/vqtUsZUlVsAnother awful consequence of progressives not accomplishing the bare minimum they earlier promised is that they get… https://t.co/lbTYzbgZcPThis "it's complicated" bullshit is honestly incredibly patronizing. We're not children. You move your opponents' p… https://t.co/MOB5knvCKfPlease don't use talking points about being more practical. Those are code words corporate Democrats have used fore… https://t.co/UOiNN47eZFThey have enough votes in the House and the Senate to block any bill. $15 minimum wage is the bare minimum progress… https://t.co/dBahCOpCj9Cenk Uygur Says He's 'Heartbroken' to Berate 'Do-Nothing' Progressives like AOC and Bernie Sanders for Capitulating… https://t.co/5uEjx8DfyJMass shooting in Indianapolis. Eight dead. Normal day in America. Republicans love it & don't want to change a thin… https://t.co/PlgSD8ZO3zThis is not a good sign. But I’ll give @SpeakerPelosi credit on this one because this is the first time I’ve seen h… https://t.co/5eO58RdA40
4/16
2021
.@cenkuygur to #progressives in #Congress "It was nice and easy and great to challenge democratic leadership when… https://t.co/kxOY9spB0r
Retweeted by Cenk UygurI don't care what his politics are. Let him go!! https://t.co/X8hbfYwfVRThe racist adult in this video says that flying the Conferederate flag is about "freedom." Nothing could be more ir… https://t.co/GGWEC1NoDfBoth sides are at fault in the vaccine drama. Health officials by being overly careful are making people question e… https://t.co/Boob4rND71This is a disastrous decision. We'll pay for the subscription because we're a news organization & they generally do… https://t.co/kzYqFNWCW3
4/15
2021

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