PBS NewsHour

Al Jazeera America Debuts on Cable Amid Concerns in Market

Clip: 08/20/2013 | 8m 9s

A new contender is launching in the competitive cable news market. Al Jazeera America promises more in-depth domestic news and fewer commercials. Judy Woodruff talks with Deborah Potter of NewsLab and Philip Seib of the University of Southern California for more on what to expect from the new network.

Aired: 08/20/13

Rating: NR

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