Tag Archive: Russia

HISTORY The Year 1968 in the History of Samizdat

Reposted Commentary Cold War Radio Museum The Year 1968 in the History of Samizdat   The recent death of Russian human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva brings into focus not only her contributions to improving the lives of millions of people…
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USAGM The Rebranded Tower of Babel

OPINION U-SAG-M! The Rebranded Tower of Babel Old Is New, New Is Old   By The Federalist     With dysfunction being a cornerstone of all things U-SAG-M, Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) or whatever you want to call it, the…
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Tom Kent leaving RFE/RL

BBG Watch Commentary Having published a letter to the New York Times editor in defense of his stewardship at the helm of a U.S. tax-funded media outlet serving international audiences—“Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Defends Itself”—RFE/RL President Thomas Kent announced that…
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