This is not about condemning Cenk or his “news” organisation forever, it’s asking them to be honest about their CEO’s history of Genocide denial. If tomorrow Cenk chose to make a video on The Young Turks website saying that what the Ottoman Turks did to the Armenians was Genocide and that he’s changing the name of the show we’d congratulate him for doing the right thing. He is in a position to make a huge difference to not only the Armenian community, but to his own Turkish community; until that happens we’ll be calling on The Young Turks to do the right thing.
Cenk Uygur has been affiliated with a number of groups that officially deny the Armenian Genocide. On his CV he claims that he wrote for The Turkish Times. Given his article in the Daily Pennsylvanian denying the Armenian Genocide, there is a chance that he may have written another article denying the Armenian Genocide. In … More Cenk’s Genocide-Denying Affiliations