Tag Archive: defunct

BBG Officialdom Burrowing In

OPINION BBG Officialdom Burrowing In   US Government International Media Information War Lost   By The Federalist     Before we get to our main topic… Out Of Commission! By practice, the Voice of America (VOA) marks its anniversary on/or…
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Let Hysteria Ring!

OPINION Let Hysteria Ring!   By The Federalist     It’s been a bad year for the bulk of America’s media siding with the political Left. Having allowed itself to become intoxicated with easy access to power and favorable treatment…
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Meltdown-mode Voice of America fails on Carrie Fisher

BBG Watch Commentary “May The Force Be With You.” “The Force” is definitely not with U.S. taxpayer-funded ($224M FY2017) Voice of America (VOA), mismanaged by its own leadership and the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), whose outgoing chairman, Jeff Shell,…
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Defunct BBG Board to bite the dust

BBG Watch Commentary In the end even the Obama White House had enough of the “practically defunct“ (Hillary Clinton’s words) Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) which has for years mismanaged U.S. international media outreach. Under a deal between the White…
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