ABOUT ‘THE YOUNG TURKS’ AND TYT NETWORK
TYT is the largest online news network in the world for millennials, covering politics, pop culture and lifestyle. One of the top multi-platform online content creators, TYT Network generates over 200 million views a month and has 7.6 billion total lifetime views, across all platforms. According to the most recent comScore ratings, TYT ranks #1 in News and Politics on all digital platforms among the millennial audience (18-24).
In 2017, The Young Turks received best in News and Culture at the 7th Annual Streamy Awards, won the 21st Annual People’s Voice Webby Award for Online Film & Video – News & Politics series, and was also recognized with the Audience Honor at the 10th Annual Shorty Awards under Overall YouTube Presence. The Young Turks was awarded the Imagen Vision Award and the Vote It Loud Fifth Estate: Champion in Media Award for Best in New Media in 2016. In 2015, The Young Turks was named to Variety’s FameChangers List (No. 7) and The Hollywood Reporter’s Next Gen List (No. 1 in the News category).
Host Cenk Uygur has been named one of the 25 Most Influential People in Political News, according to Mediaite. Co-Host Ana Kasparian was named to the 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 Media List and The Daily Dot’s 20 Women of YouTube list.
TYT Network includes 30 owned and operated and partner shows such as The Young Turks, What the Flick?!, ThinkTank, TYT Sports, TYT Interviews, TYT Politics, TYT Investigates, Pop Trigger, Nerd Alert and more.
What does The Young Turks mean? Why is the show named The Young Turks?
The selection of the name The Young Turks reflects the definition provided in American Heritage Dictionary.
Young Turk (n.)
1. Young, progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement or political party.
2. Young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations.
The selection of this name does not refer to any specific, historical incarnation of The Young Turks.
How can I watch TYT?
There are several options to watch TYT.
The main show The Young Turks hosted by Cenk Uygur is live daily at 6pm ET at http://www.youtube.com/theyoungturks.
TYT Members can watch on-demand through this website.
Please visit our main navigation menu for more information on Podcasting or the entire lineup of Shows and their corresponding YouTube channels.
How can I contact the TYT Network?
To contact the TYT Network, please visit the Contact Page.
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What does the TYT Network include other than the main Young Turks Show?
Please visit the Company Page to learn more about the TYT Network.
Also, you can refer to the drop down menu under Shows to see all of our YouTube-based programming.
What are the benefits of TYT Membership?
TYT paid members have access to all of the main show and no-holds-barred Post Game Show.
In The Post Game Show, the hosts present stories for which there was insufficient time in the main show, or share personal stories or behind-the-scenes insight.
Another benefit of the $10/month TYT membership is that it helps us investigate and tell stories YOU want to know about, as an independent voice in a sea of corporate-controlled media. Click Here to Join.