Tag Archive: media

Russian media agitate against Kyiv, DW

An re-posted item from World Media Watch commenting on excellent Deutsche Welle reporting from Ukraine: Germany’s Deutsche Welle continues to offer well-informed news reporting and news analysis from Ukraine. One of DW’s latest articles analyzes the role of Russian state-supported…
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BBG Media Highlights – January 16, 2014

BBG Media Highlights – January 16, 2014 BBG Watch Commentary – “BBG Media Highlights” are distributed by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) – a U.S. federal agency. We re-post “BBG Media Highlights” without any guarantees of their completeness. Please…
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BBG Media Highlights – January 15, 2014

BBG Media Highlights – January 15, 2014 BBG Watch Commentary – These “BBG Media Highlights” are distributed by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) – a U.S. federal agency. While in the past, they were sometimes censored to remove U.S….
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Media on Radio Liberty Update, Nov. 26, 2012

Russian and international media reports on the Radio Liberty crisis, Radio Liberty in Exile and its new website, SvobodaNew.com, are listed with links in the BBG Watch updated report, which can be viewed HERE in PDF. Today’s update lists 143…
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BBG Gone Pravda

BBG Watch Commentary An old Soviet-era joke went something like this: “This is Armenian Radio; our listeners asked us: ‘Why do we need two central newspapers, Pravda (Truth) and Izvestiya (News) if both are organs of the same Party?’ We’re…
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Chairman of House Committee on Foreign Affairs says Chinese people need Voice of America broadcasts – BBG Watch

In a special video message, the Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, congratulated the Voice of America (VOA) on the 70th anniversary of VOA broadcasting to China. The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), a federal agency which manages VOA, tried to end all VOA radio and television broadcasts in Mandarin and Cantonese on Oct.