Tynes is  an expert on the Middle East and has appeared on a number of national and international TV programs, including Larry King Live, PBS’s Foreign Exchange with Daljit Dhaliwal, Paula Zahn show, CBS’s Morning show, Scarborough Country, BBC’s Up all night, among others.

She is also a public speaker on issues related to global media development, the Middle East, and citizen journalism. where she appeared in discussion panels in various places across the country including the National Press Club, the National Endowment for Democracy, and the University of Wisconsin, among others.

Below are some of her comments in the media: