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Voice of America fails to update news and headlines on important news day

Voice of America fails to update news and headlines on important news day

BBG Watch Commentary       While President Obama was visiting Estonia and declared that “borders cannot be re-drawn at the barrel of a gun,” U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of Am... Read On

Voice of America TOP STORY Headline: PUTIN ASKS RUSSIA TO STOP MILITARY OPERATIONS IN UKRAINE

Voice of America TOP STORY Headline: PUTIN ASKS RUSSIA TO STOP MILITARY OPERATIONS IN UKRAINE

BBG Watch Commentary         PUTIN ASKS RUSSIA TO STOP MILITARY OPERATIONS IN UKRAINE TOP STORIES Headline stayed on the Voice of America (VOA) English news website for several hou... Read On

Russia’s RT has more on Obama statement on Ukraine than Voice of America

Russia’s RT has more on Obama statement on Ukraine than Voice of America

BBG Watch Commentary U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of America (VOA) devoted only 138 words on its English news website to President Obama’s statement on Thursday about Russian military intervention... Read On

No update of VOA homepage, no separate report on Obama Ukraine statement

No update of VOA homepage, no separate report on Obama Ukraine statement

BBG Watch Commentary           Voice of America has not updated its main English news homepage to reflect President Obama’s statement on Ukraine and did not post a separ... Read On

Russian RT paid more attention to American Jim Foley than Voice of America, obliterated VOA in social media

Russian RT paid more attention to American Jim Foley than Voice of America, obliterated VOA in social media

BBG Watch Commentary The Kremlin’s external media outlet RT (formerly Russia Today) once again beat U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of America (VOA) in the amount of coverage devoted to a U.S.-relate... Read On

Voice of America late and behind BBC report on Obama on Jim Foley, no mention of  Bashar Fahmi

Voice of America late and behind BBC report on Obama on Jim Foley, no mention of Bashar Fahmi

BBG Watch Commentary Business as usual: Voice of America was late and behind BBC in posting a report on President Obama’s statement on the execution of American journalist Jim Foley and failed t... Read On

Voice of America finally on the scene in Ferguson – No Comment

Voice of America finally on the scene in Ferguson – No Comment

BBG Watch Commentary After more than ten days of reporting on the Ferguson protests from Washington, without any reporters on the scene and being blown out of the water on social media by Russia’... Read On

Different perspectives on U.S. help for Yazidi refugees in Iraq, Voice of America role

Different perspectives on U.S. help for Yazidi refugees in Iraq, Voice of America role

BBG Watch Commentary NBC News and Fox News provided remarkably different perspectives of the American Yazidi community views on what the Obama administration is doing or not doing to help the Yazidis ... Read On

World holding its breath for VOA story on digital drive-in movies, Ferguson can wait

World holding its breath for VOA story on digital drive-in movies, Ferguson can wait

BBG Watch Commentary Sources told BBG Watch that while Voice of America (VOA) executives still haven’t managed to get any VOA reporters to Ferguson, Missouri — we hear that two VOA reporte... Read On

On Ferguson, Voice of America top brass shows Rick Stengel why Russia’s RT is better

On Ferguson, Voice of America top brass shows Rick Stengel why Russia’s RT is better

BBG Watch Commentary At the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) open board meeting on August 13 in Washington, DC, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Rick Stengel ... Read On

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