Tag Archive: human rights

Travel journalism from VOA reporters in Cuba

BBG Watch Commentary With often shaky, poor quality video and mostly pedestrian observations, much of original reporting by some of the Voice of America (VOA) reporters sent to Cuba was in essence nothing more than travel journalism documenting a nice…
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Voice of America coverage from Cuba improves

BBG Watch After a shaky start, some poor quality video and criticism on Facebook, Voice of America’s (VOA) coverage from Cuba has improved significantly with numerous postings on the main VOA English news website and VOA Facebook page. While still…
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Ismayilova Confirms Amal Clooney as Defense Counsel

BBG Watch Commentary “Imprisoned Azerbaijani journalist and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova has confirmed that prominent human rights lawyer Amal Clooney will represent her at the European Court of Human Rights,” U.S. taxpayer-funded Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) reported….
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