Mehdi Hasan (born in July 1979) is a British Broadcaster, Political Journalist and Editor based in Swindon (UK). He also worked as the Political Editor of the UK version of “The Huffington Post”. Later on, he moved to “Al Jazeera” as the broadcaster. In fact, he has presented English shows like UpFront and The Café, Head to Head.
Mehdi is working with Al Jazeera in Washington DC since 2015. He is the host of the Deconstructed Podcast on “The Intercept” investigate journal. On the other hand, he is the regular contributor to “The Guardian” and “New Stateman”.
Furthermore, Mr. Hasan has written articles related to war and political issues in Iran and Iraq. He belongs to the Shia Muslim community. Moreover, he wrote different articles related to Islam.
In one of his articles of April 2012, he described the obsessed British Muslims. After that, he gave a brief description in “The Intercept” about the Middle East-born Muslim turning terrorists. Hasan also stated that the media should cover honest and useful news. During the Question Time of BBC, he focused on the accusation related to Muslim smearing.
Early Life, Parents & Profile
This UK based Political Journalist was born in the month of July 1979 in Swindon (United Kingdom, UK). Now, Mehdi Hasan’s age is around 39 years old. He received his early education from Merchant Taylor’s School, Hertfordshire (London).