April 3, 2011
6:00 am broadcast of Al Jazeera added
WNJR is now airing Al Jazeera English at 6:00 am, repeated at 11:00 am, Monday through Friday. The radio program is a one-hour digest of Al Jazeera's 24 hour news cycle, in an exclusive arrangement between the Pacifica Radio Network and Al Jazeera.
Al Jazeera English is the first English language world news channel to be headquartered in the Middle East. Launched in November 2006, Al Jazeera English seeks to present every side and every angle to its stories and act as a bridge between cultures. With unique access, making it the channel of reference for Middle East events, and 65 bureaus strategically placed around the world, Al Jazeera English provides independent and impartial news for a global audience, giving voice to different perspectives from under-reported regions around the world.