Analysis

Analysis of U.S. and international media reporting and analysis of management of news organizations.

Death By Division

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International Broadcasting Bureau – We Just Love Being Dysfunctional and Defunct! – Information War Lost: Death By Division By The Federalist   Most of us are familiar with the axiom, “Divide and conquer.” With the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), it may be better…
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The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski

John Lenczowski

BBG Watch Commentary In an Wall Street Journal op-ed, former President Reagan’s Soviet affairs advisor John Lenczowski argues for a presidentially-appointed full-time director of U.S. International Broadcasting with Senate confirmation who would be accountable to the National Security Council. Lenczowski…
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The Master Practitioner

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International Broadcasting Bureau – Defining Success By Being Dysfunctional and Defunct – Information War Lost: The Master Practitioner By The Federalist How meanings turn on a word: According to the agency’s April 11, 2014 press release (“BBG Reviews Its Operations In Asia, Discusses…
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A Map, Malice and Mission Impossible

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International Broadcasting Bureau – We Define Success By Being Dysfunctional and Defunct – Information War Lost:  A Map, Malice and Mission Impossible By The Federalist Yet again, another incomplete, disingenuous and misleading press release from the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) in the…
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Disastrous BBG Budget

Gary Thomas

  “The true bureaucrat is a man of really remarkable talents.  He writes a kind of English that is unknown elsewhere in the world, and an almost infinite capacity for forming complicated and unworkable rules.” – H.L. Mencken   “For…
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Keep The Implosion of U.S. International Media Rolling!

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BBG Watch Commentary International Broadcasting Bureau – We Just LOVE Our Jobs While Employees May Be Losing Theirs – Information War: Dysfunctional and Defunct – Keep The Implosion Rolling! By The Federalist Employees of US Government international broadcasting had yet another presentation by…
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