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Attention to management crisis at Voice of America should be priority for Richard Stengel at BBG

Attention to management crisis at Voice of America should be priority for Richard Stengel at BBG

BBG Watch Commentary Posting feature reports on dog shows, Justin Bieber’s drunk driving, and the British royal family — rather than reporting promptly, comprehensively and with balance on... Read On

‘THE IMPLAUSIBLE MISSION’ – BBG employees’ union on massive violations of VOA Charter  by VOA and IBB executives

‘THE IMPLAUSIBLE MISSION’ – BBG employees’ union on massive violations of VOA Charter by VOA and IBB executives

‘THE IMPLAUSIBLE MISSION’  is the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) employees’ union commentary on massive violations of the Voice of America (VOA) legal VOA Charter by VOA ... Read On

Bureaucracy Warning Sign

International Broadcasting Bureau – Information War: Lost and Dead – Freedom and Democracy Corrupted

International Broadcasting Bureau - Information War: Lost and Dead - Freedom and Democracy Corrupted By The Federalist   All governments, good and bad, create a substantial body of law,... Read On

Madonna and Pussy Riot in NY on Putin get 0 reports on VOA English news site, Justin Bieber gets 6

Madonna and Pussy Riot in NY on Putin get 0 reports on VOA English news site, Justin Bieber gets 6

BBG Watch Commentary As of late afternoon Thursday, February 6, the Voice of America (VOA) English news website did not show any reports about two formerly jailed members of the Russian punk-rock prot... Read On

UN rights chief condemns new Ukrainian laws – another news ignored by Voice of America English website

UN rights chief condemns new Ukrainian laws – another news ignored by Voice of America English website

BBG Watch Commentary UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay condemned new Ukrainian laws limiting the rights of assembly and speech and called for the end to violence. Radio Free Europe / R... Read On

For U.S. reactions to news from Ukraine go to Wash. Post, not Voice of America English website

For U.S. reactions to news from Ukraine go to Wash. Post, not Voice of America English website

BBG Watch Commentary A news article in today’s Washington Post by Bill Englund, a Pulitzer Prize winner Washington Post correspondent in Moscow: “Harsh anti-protest laws in Ukraine spur an... Read On

U.S. considers VOA and RFE/RL programs to Ukraine ‘ very valuable’ and ‘very important’

U.S. considers VOA and RFE/RL programs to Ukraine ‘ very valuable’ and ‘very important’

BBG Watch Commentary The independent Committee For U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) has issued a press release urging Congress and the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to... Read On

Voice of America’s main news website ignores strong U.S. condemnation of attacks on Ukrainian journalists

Voice of America’s main news website ignores strong U.S. condemnation of attacks on Ukrainian journalists

BBG Watch Commentary The Voice of America (VOA) English news website failed to report on a strong condemnation by a U.S. State Department official of attacks on journalists in Ukraine, even though a d... Read On

U.S. State Department ‘disappointed’ with Russian visa denial to American journalist, Voice of America has not yet reported

U.S. State Department ‘disappointed’ with Russian visa denial to American journalist, Voice of America has not yet reported

BBG Watch Commentary Nine hours later, the Voice of America is still not reporting on a State Department statement on violations of press freedom in Russia. The U.S. State Department said Tuesday earl... Read On

Voice of America Persian Service hours behind BBC in online reporting on Obama Iran nuclear deal statement

Voice of America Persian Service hours behind BBC in online reporting on Obama Iran nuclear deal statement

BBG Watch Commentary The embattled Voice of America (VOA) Persian Service was today (Sunday. Jan. 12) hours behind BBC Persian Service in reporting online on a major White House announcement that the ... Read On

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