Al Jazeera English Foreign News Bureau
Alan Fisher talked about Al Jazeera’s English language news network in Washington, D.C., which covers news in the United States and… read more
Alan Fisher talked about Al Jazeera’s English language news network in Washington, D.C., which covers news in the United States and around the world. Topics included the network’s history, the workings of its news division, its audience, editorial decision-making, funding, and online capacities. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. A clip was shown of Al Jazeera English coverage of reactions to the Supreme Court health care law decision.
This was the first of a five-day “Washington Journal” series on foreign news operations in the United States. The program identification numbers for the other parts are 306901-6 (Deutsche Welle), 306915-6 (Voice of America), 306916-5 (China Central Television), and 306934-5 (BBC America). close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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