Al Jazeera English increases its US penetration one half hour on one community TV station at a time.
Posted: 06 Apr 2010 Print Send a link
"The Al Jazeera English News Bulletin will be available on WilliNet, the [Williamsburg, Massachusetts] community access station. ... The half-hour global news report begins its weekday, 9 p.m. regular schedule on Channel 17 on Monday, April 5. The bulletin's broadcast is being sponsored by Williamstown resident Scott Walker. 'I am pleased to sponsor Al Jazeera,' he said. 'We're a connected world and desperately in need of mutual understanding, and Al Jazeera's reasoned, objective, and from-another-place perspective is vitally important to every citizen.'" iBerkshires.com, 5 April 2010.