The Young Turks is one of the Top 50 YouTube Partners. It has a verified global audience of over 35 million views a month and over ONE BILLION video views of The Young Turks YouTube Channel, making it one of the most watched online news shows covering politics, pop culture and lifestyle.
The Young Turks premiered on Sirius Satellite Radio in the first quarter of 2002 as the platform's first original program before moving to XM Satellite Radio in 2006. The Young Turks is the flagship show of the TYT Network, which includes What the Flick?!, TYT Sports, TYT University, TYT Interviews, TYT Shows, The Top Vlog, and most recently The Point.
Uygur is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business and Columbia University Law School. He worked as a lawyer, television writer and television host before starting The Young Turks. He is one of the most popular bloggers on The Huffington Post, and also a contributor to Daily Kos and Politico.