Tag Archive: Tom Kent

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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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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BBG Chair Jeff Shell detained and expelled from Russia

BBG Watch Last night BBG Watch reported that Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) chairman Jeff Shell, BBG CEO John Lansing, new Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) president Tom Kent, and BBG’s International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) deputy director Jeff…
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