Tag Archive: RFE RL

Defunct BBG Board to bite the dust

BBG Board

BBG Watch Commentary In the end even the Obama White House had enough of the “practically defunct“ (Hillary Clinton’s words) Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) which has for years mismanaged U.S. international media outreach. Under a deal between the White…
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Voice of America Interview with Future Pope

GWB LB DIGITAL 12:35 Statements with Pope John Paul II.

BBG Watch History This is a reposting of Cold War Radio Museum article “Voice of America Interview with Future Pope.”   Cold War Radio Museum October 16, 2016 A radio interview with future Pope John Paul II, recorded and first…
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NYT got it wrong on VOA being a Cold War relic


BBG Watch Commentary In a news analysis article, “What Options Does the U.S. Have After Accusing Russia of Hacks?,” New York Times reporters David E. Sanger and Nicole Perlroth quote Michael J. Morell, a former deputy director of the C.I.A….
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