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David Satter on reforming U.S. media outreach to Russia

David Satter

BBG Watch EXCLUSIVE In an exclusive interview with BBG Watch, U.S. journalist, author and Russia expert David Satter said that “Western broadcasting, having limited resources, should be aimed at the intellectual elite” among Russian-speaking audiences. “But to appeal to that…
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David Satter on U.S. international media reform

David Satter

BBG Watch EXCLUSIVE In an exclusive interview with BBG Watch, U.S. journalist, author and Russia expert David Satter discussed what could be done to reform and improve U.S. international media outreach which is now managed by the Broadcasting Board of…
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BBG Channelling from Bad to Worse

Anonymous

BBG Watch Commentary The Voice of America (VOA) newsroom is now slightly faster, if not vastly better, in posting breaking news stories, but in overall leadership and management performance its parent federal agency, the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), is…
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Are you in good hands, BBG?

Jeff Shell,  Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Chairman, 2014 Photo

BBG Watch Commentary “It’s playing everywhere here – even during the Olympics!,” a Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) executive told BBG Watch. The official was referring to a video featuring BBG’s Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer André Mendes….
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Russia using history as propaganda, Polish FM warns

Witold Waszczykowski FM Poland

BBG Watch Russia using history as propaganda, Polish FM warns By Ted Lipien       In an interview with Polish television channel Republika, Poland’s Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski warned that Russia has ambitious plans to commemorate next year’s 100th…
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