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CUSIB’s Ann Noonan on need for management reforms at VOA and IBB

CUSIB’s Ann Noonan on need for management reforms at VOA and IBB

BBG Watch Commentary At the April 11 meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors in Washington, DC, Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) Executive Director Ann No... Read On

Protests from Helsinki Committee, bad publicity continue for RFE/RL over treatment of foreign journalist staff

Protests from Helsinki Committee, bad publicity continue for RFE/RL over treatment of foreign journalist staff

BBG Watch Commentary During the Cold War, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty made every effort to publicize human rights appeals from Helsinki Committees in Eastern Europe and in the former Soviet Un... Read On

Ukrainian Girl’s Video Goes Viral On YouTube | Voice of America report

Ukrainian Girl’s Video Goes Viral On YouTube | Voice of America report

BBG Watch Recommends Voice of America (VOA) Ukrainian Service interviewed Yulia Marushevska, a university student in Ukraine, who was featured in a YouTube video, titled “I Am a Ukrainian”... Read On

Voice of America Chinese Service posts video of Michelle Obama’s free speech remarks, VOA English and other services do not

Voice of America Chinese Service posts video of Michelle Obama’s free speech remarks, VOA English and other services do not

BBG Watch Commentary We continue to point out that due to lack of effective central leadership and news management at the top level — as well as insufficient funding — U.S. taxpayer-funded... Read On

Rights Activists, CUSIB Members and Guests Participate in ‘Hold On, Liu Xia’  Event  – CUSIB Press Release

Rights Activists, CUSIB Members and Guests Participate in ‘Hold On, Liu Xia’ Event – CUSIB Press Release

The independent Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) is co-sponsored “HOLD ON LIU XIA!” to raise concerns for Liu Xia at a special event at the Museum of... Read On

CUSIB Urges BBG To Keep Radio As Part of Multimedia Strategy

CUSIB Urges BBG To Keep Radio As Part of Multimedia Strategy

BBG Watch Commentary The independent Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) is urging the federal Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to keep radio as part of its in... Read On

Voice of America not reporting on U.S. reaction to death of Chinese activist Cao Shunli

Voice of America not reporting on U.S. reaction to death of Chinese activist Cao Shunli

BBG Watch Commentary     In yet another of many news reporting failures, U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of America (VOA) has not yet reported on the U.S. State Department statement today (Saturd... Read On

THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE VOICE OF AMERICA

THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE VOICE OF AMERICA

The Voice of America (VOA) failed to report yesterday on a phone call between U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Ukraine President Victor Yanukovych which came only hours before government and oppositi... Read On

A Living Memorial In Honor of Former BBG Governor, Victor Ashe

A Living Memorial In Honor of Former BBG Governor, Victor Ashe

BBG Watch Commentary “The American Linden tree planted through the efforts of AFGE Local 1812 will be a living symbol of our appreciation for Governor Ashe’s commitment to make U.S. internationa... Read On

VOA English News ignores Kerry talking about media freedom with Chinese bloggers

VOA English News ignores Kerry talking about media freedom with Chinese bloggers

BBG Watch Commentary Voice of America (VOA) top executive David Ensor likes to brag that VOA “uses social media to interact with the audience for a lively give and take about issues that are not... Read On

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