Gabriel Elizondo

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2009

    A former Denver newsman on why America should give Al-Jazeera English a chance

    "New Gig," an October 2005 Message column, introduced readers to Gabriel Elizondo, who decided to leave his job as an assignment editor at Channel 7 in favor of an opportunity to join Al-Jazeera International, a new English-language spinoff of the controversial Arabic network. Over three years later ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2007

    More Messages: Have an Al Jazeera Christmas

    Among the items that awaited me in the e-mail directory I largely neglected during two weeks of vacation was a note from the press office of Al Jazeera English, the latest spinoff from the controversial Al Jazeera network. The copy within the e-mail avoided association with any specific faith. It re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2006

    More Messages: You Can Call Them Al-Jazeera

    Al-Jazeera's English-language channel debuted today -- not that many Americans will get a chance to check it out for themselves. Right now, the best way for the average person to eyeball what's being offered is to visit Al-Jazeera's website. That's because every major U.S. cable provider is currentl ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2005

    New Gig

    Why a TV pro moved from Channel 7 to Al-Jazeera.