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Distinguished campaigner for human rights Harry Wu joined the Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting — CUSIB

Distinguished campaigner for human rights Harry Wu joined the Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting — CUSIB

Harry Wu, founder of Laogai Research Foundation, has joined the Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB). Read On

Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting Announces Advisory Board — CUSIB Press Release

Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting Announces Advisory Board — CUSIB Press Release

BBG Watch is reposting the CUSIB Press Release, which we have just received. It lists the members of the CUSIB’s Advisory Board and explains its mission in support of U.S. international broadcas... Read On

The Long, Slow Crawl Up The Mountain, Part II

The Long, Slow Crawl Up The Mountain, Part II

By The Federalist     People who monitor what goes on inside the Cohen Building were amazed to hear the BBG crowing about being a “most improved” Federal agency, following the latest employe... Read On

NGOs defend media freedom against Kim Jong-Il's regime

NGOs defend media freedom against Kim Jong-Il's regime

Free media NGOs and shortwave radio stations help to bring uncensored news to North Korea. One of them is Voice of America. VOA and its parent agency, the Broadcasting Board of Governors, however, a... Read On

Two news reports from North Korea offer vastly different accounts — BBG Watch

Two news reports from North Korea offer vastly different accounts — BBG Watch

Two news reports from North Korea, two vastly different accounts. One of the reports, North Korea Kicks Open Press Doors for Taekwon-Do Championship, was produced by the Voice of America (VOA) and pai... Read On

Senate Committee on Appropriations tells BBG: VOA radio and TV to China must continue

Senate Committee on Appropriations tells BBG: VOA radio and TV to China must continue

The Senate Committee on Appropriations has rejected the Broadcasting Board of Governors’ (BBG) proposal to end Voice of America (VOA) radio and TV broadcasts and criticized the BBG for the lack ... Read On

What BBG may do to VOA Chinese content

What BBG may do to VOA Chinese content

Update: this is how VOA Chinese website may look like if BBG executives succeed in ending VOA broadcasts to China, fire experienced journalists and implement their favorite Internet marketing strategi... Read On

Washington Times Poll: 90% for keeping VOA in China

Washington Times Poll: 90% for keeping VOA in China

VOA is one of the few ‘leaks’ in the totalitarian shield the Communist Party of China tries to put around its citizens. — reader’s comment in The Washington Times Should the Ob... Read On

Victims of China's forced sterilization get news from VOA radio

Victims of China's forced sterilization get news from VOA radio

Anonymous victim of China’s forced sterilization policy — This woman from a rural area insisted that her name could not be publicized on “foreign radio”, otherwise local officials would ne... Read On

The Heritage Foundation BBG panel transcript is available

The Heritage Foundation BBG panel transcript is available

On Valentine’s Day, the BBG announced to all the employees of the VOA’s China branch its proposal to eliminate VOA shortwave radio and TV broadcasts to China on October 1. By switching to Web-only ope... Read On

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