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Profile of Dylan Ratigan, MSNBC Economic Journalist
Profile and background of Dylan Ratigan, MSNBC economic journalist and a top Occupy Wall Street Movement supporter.

Profile of Rev. Al Sharpton, Activist and MSNBC Host
Profile of Al Sharpton, civil rights activist, MSNBC program host, and 2004 Democratic party presidential candidate.

Profile of Ed Schultz, Heartland Activist and MSNBC Journalist
Profile and background of Ed Schultz, activist and advocate for working Americans, journalist, and MSNBC host.

Profile of Christiane Amanpour, ABC This Week Moderator
Christiane Amanpour, one of the world's most honored broadcast journalists, moderates ABC's This Week starting on August 1, 2010. Amanpour was CNN's Chief Int'lCorrespondent for 20 years. She is commonly given insider entree to situations and events where other journalists are neither welcomed nor allowed.

Profile of Rachel Maddow, MSNBC Journalist and Liberal Activist
Profile of MSNBC program host, Dr. Rachel Maddow, liberal commentator and activist.

Lara Logan, CBS Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent
Award-winning journalist Lara Logan was named CBS network's prestigious Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent position in June '08. Logan is known for her fearless, impassioned coverage and activist views of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Profile of Chris Matthews, Host of MSNBC's Hardball
Chris Matthews is the feisty host of MSNBC's Hardball, a top-rated program devoted to poltical news and analysis. He's known for his "hardball" grilling of interviewees, and for his in-depth knowledge and deep love of politics. He's also known for his infectiously hearty laugh and fast-talking style...

Profile of Elizabeth Vargas, ABC News Journalist
In January 2006, Elizabeth Vargas began as co-anchor of ABC's World News Tonight. In May 2006, expecting her second child, Vargas resigned from World News Tonight, and was named co-anchor of ABC's 20/20 newsmagazine. Industry whispers are that she wanted to return to World News Tonight after her child's birth, but ABC brass replaced her with...

Profile of Anderson Cooper, Journalist and CNN Anchor
Anderson Cooper is an impassioned journalist, CNN lead news anchor and contributor to CBS News' 60 Minutes. With his taste for on-site reporting, Cooper embodies the trend toward advocacy journalism. Cooper is most known for his coverage of the Gulf Coast region after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and after BP's Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Profile of Peter Jennings (1938-2005), ABC News Anchor
Peter Jennings was a dedicated and respected newsman, a 41-year employee of ABC News and lead ABC evening news anchor for 22 years. With handsome looks and suave style, a thirst for knowledge and extensive knowledge of the Middle East, Jennings was regarded as a leading journalist of his time who reported most of the milestone events of the late...

Jon Stewart, Political Comedian & Healer of Liberal Psyches
With a bestselling book and his wildly popular Comedy Central cable program "The Daily show," Jon Stewart has given comedic voice to liberal frustration over Bush Administration antics. His show has become a leading stop for liberal opinion-makers' appearances. Who is Jon Stewart? Has he always been both funny and political? What about those...

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