Ana Kasparian began her tenure with The Young Turks as a host and producer in 2007, and has contributed to the explosion of the show’s popularity as the largest online news program. Her honest coverage and dedication to truthful commentary was honored in the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in 2016.
During her tenure, the show has been honored for a variety of different accolades, including the 2015 Streamy Subject Award for News and Culture, 2015 People’s Voice Webby Award for Online News and Politics Series, 2011 People’s Voice Webby Award for “Best News & Political Series” as well as the 2009 “Best Political News Site” award.
Kasparian’s experience in media includes contributions and appearances on television. She served as producer and contributor for TYT when it was on Current TV. She was also a contributor on MSNBC, RT, and Pivot.
Aside from being a regular op-ed writer for Raw Story, Kasparian’s written work can also be found in the New York Times and Time.com. She also teaches journalism at California State University Northridge, the same school where she received her Bachelor’s in journalism and Master’s in political science.