Tag Archive: propaganda

Why WWII Voice of America ignored the Holocaust

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“The Voice of America—the United States Government overseas radio broadcasting station founded in 1942—ignored the subject of the Holocaust throughout the Second World War,” American scholar Holly Cowan Shulman wrote in a 1997 article published in Historical Journal of Film,…
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Voice of America and Internment of Japanese Americans

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Introduction With today’s 75th anniversary of the signing of the presidential executive order to imprison Japanese Americans during World War II, when it comes to understanding who really initiates and creates government propaganda in the United States sometimes a little…
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A Cup That Runneth Over

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OPINION A Cup That Runneth Over   USG International Broadcasting Information War Lost   By The Federalist     There are some things which the Cohen Building has in abundance. They include: Arrogance Egomania Delusion All three come to the…
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Meltdown-mode Voice of America fails on Carrie Fisher

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BBG Watch Commentary “May The Force Be With You.” “The Force” is definitely not with U.S. taxpayer-funded ($224M FY2017) Voice of America (VOA), mismanaged by its own leadership and the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), whose outgoing chairman, Jeff Shell,…
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HFAC Chair Ed Royce welcomes elimination of BBG board

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BBG Watch Commentary House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) welcomed the House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 with the provision on eliminating the governing board of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the…
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