Tag Archive: Thomas Kent

Former RFE/RL Kazakh editor criticizes management

BBG Watch Commentary Young journalists, most of them women, from countries without free media are criticizing senior management of U.S. taxpayer-funded Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and its managing U.S. federal agency, the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG),…
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Why Putin Will Win, RFE/RL President Tom Kent Explains

BBG Watch Commentary On March 14, 2018, Tom Kent, President of U.S.-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), explained to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the federal agency in charge of RFE/RL, how Radio Liberty Russian Service in cooperation with…
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Ann Noonan Addresses BBG on China

BBG Watch Commentary Ann Noonan, Executive Director of the independent NGO Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) spoke at the open board meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) held in Washington, DC on March 14, 2018….
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Vaclav Havel Fellows condemn management practices at RFE/RL

BBG Watch Commentary In response to the recent developments around რადიო თავისუფლება, the Georgian Service of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), a group of six former RFE/RL Vaclav Havel Fellows wrote a highly critical letter to the senior management and…
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Another former RFE/RL newswoman Shahida Tulaganova slams management

BBG Watch Commentary UK-based award-winning investigative reporter Shahida Tulaganova joined another award-winning journalist Khadija Ismayilova, a former political prisoner in Azerbaijan, in criticizing the management of their former employer, Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) for killing journalism, creativity…
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