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Rights Activists, CUSIB Members and Guests Participate in ‘Hold On, Liu Xia’  Event  – CUSIB Press Release

Rights Activists, CUSIB Members and Guests Participate in ‘Hold On, Liu Xia’ Event – CUSIB Press Release

The independent Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) is co-sponsored “HOLD ON LIU XIA!” to raise concerns for Liu Xia at a special event at the Museum of... Read On

Congressman Hultgren urges BBG not to cut RFE/RL broadcasts to Iraq and the Balkans

Congressman Hultgren urges BBG not to cut RFE/RL broadcasts to Iraq and the Balkans

BBG Watch Commentary In their yet another attempt to hold on to their positions and budgets, International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) executives yet again have gotten Broadcasting Board of Governors Ch... Read On

Wicker pushes to keep foreign radio services open — IBB wants them cut to keep its own budget and positions

Wicker pushes to keep foreign radio services open — IBB wants them cut to keep its own budget and positions

BBG Watch Commentary U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a leading Senator on the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, is urging the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to continue oper... Read On

Martial law prisoners in Poland praised Reagan, Voice of America and Radio Free Europe

Martial law prisoners in Poland praised Reagan, Voice of America and Radio Free Europe

Today’s political prisoners who are fighting for democracy and human rights are still being held in China, Iran and in many other countries. While much of Central and Eastern Europe, previously ... Read On

Lobsang Sangay, the political head of the Tibetan government in exile, being interviewed at Radio Free Asia. RFA photo.

Tibetan Exile Leader Visits Radio Free Asia – Radio Free Iraq Turns 15

BBG Watch Commentary One bright spot within the federal agency responsible for U.S. international broadcasting — the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) — are its surrogate broadcasters ... Read On

BBG Watch – Two Million Hits Since Launch

BBG Watch – Two Million Hits Since Launch

BBG Watch Commentary   BBG Watch, our little news and media freedom advocacy website, launched in September 2011 to save Voice of America (VOA) broadcasts to China, has now reached two million hi... Read On

Departing BBG member Victor Ashe joins CUSIB

Departing BBG member Victor Ashe joins CUSIB

BBG Watch Commentary The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusig.org) announced that departing Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member Victor Ashe has joined CUSIB Advi... Read On

Senate Appropriations Committee opposes reductions in Voice of America services

Senate Appropriations Committee opposes reductions in Voice of America services

BBG Watch Commentary The Senate Appropriations Committee recommended to the full Senate that the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) proposal to reduce various Voice of America (VOA) broadcasting se... Read On

Transcripts show IBB official and others were not concerned with public reaction to Smith-Mundt propaganda ban repeal

Transcripts show IBB official and others were not concerned with public reaction to Smith-Mundt propaganda ban repeal

BBG Watch Commentary One of our readers left a comment for an earlier post, in which he points out that the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and its executive staff at the International Broadcast... Read On

The Thomas Affair at Voice of America – Ted Lipien

The Thomas Affair at Voice of America – Ted Lipien

BBG Watch Commentary Ted Lipien, a former Voice of America (VOA) acting Associate Director in charge of VOA Central News operation, has posted a comment under a Columbia Journalism Review (CJR) articl... Read On

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