Mehdi Hasan is a leading Muslim political journalist whose analysis and comments on contemporary issues find resonance with many Muslims, especially the younger generation. He has worked as political editor for Huffpost UK, hosted Al Jazeera English’s Head to Head and other weekly interview and discussion programs. He is also a columnist and senior contributor at The Intercept. He has recently announced joining NBC’s new streaming channel, the Peacock hosting his own show, The Mehdi Hasan Show, which will continue to feature his characteristic insightful reporting and probing interviews that hold people in power to account and understand events in a wider context.
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