Tag Archive: human rights

China dissident Qiao Moo gets a brush-off from VOA

Mr. Qiao Mu, a dissident Chinese academic, previously a professor at the Beijing Foreign Studies University and a contract employee at VOA Mandarin Service from November 2017 to January 2018, challenged Voice of America Director Amanda Bennet and Broadcasting Board…
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Former RFE/RL Kazakh editor criticizes management

BBG Watch Commentary Young journalists, most of them women, from countries without free media are criticizing senior management of U.S. taxpayer-funded Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and its managing U.S. federal agency, the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG),…
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Ann Noonan Addresses BBG on China

BBG Watch Commentary Ann Noonan, Executive Director of the independent NGO Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) spoke at the open board meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) held in Washington, DC on March 14, 2018….
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‘Deplorable’ VOA to Iran -The Hill op-ed

BBG Watch Commentary Two Iranian human rights activists, Mariam Memarsadeghi and Akbar Atri, say in an op-ed in The Hill that “Voice of America Persian service should be resuscitated from its deplorable state,” echoing a similar call in The Wall…
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