Andrew Stelzer: Radio & Print Journalist

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Since its launch in 2006, Al Jazeera English has had lots of trouble breaking into American markets. Despite critical acclaim for it’s news coverage, the station is only available in 4 US cities. Burlington, Vermont was the first town whose cable service picked up Al Jazeera English, and it inspired intense local protests.

This story aired on On the Media on their 9/11 tenth Anniversary Show.