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Does the World Service have a future?

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BBG Watch Media The editor of BBC World Service News until earlier this year argues that the funding of the World Service through the licence fee strengthens the corporation’s hand in negotiations about a new charter. Andrew Whitehead was the…
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WSJ Commentary: A Partisan Voice of America

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BBG Watch Media Sohrab Ahmari, an editorial page writer for the Wall Street Journal Europe, based in London, has a commentary on how U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of America (VOA), in violation of its VOA Charter generates some news and information…
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Kudos to RFE/RL

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BBG Watch Media A Digital Journal op-ed notes that Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is showing courage and practices good journalism in response to threats from Putin propaganda and disinformation. Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) is one of America’s…
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