Tag Archive: VOA Charter

Full Meltdown Mode for Voice of America and BBG

OPINION Full Meltdown Mode   Broadcasting Board of Governors and Voice of America: Information War Lost   By The Federalist   Let’s get to the point: John Lansing (chief executive officer [CEO] Broadcasting Board of Governors) and Amanda Bennett (Voice…
Read more

How Voice of America Censored Solzhenitsyn

OPINION Cold War Radio Museum How Voice of America Censored Solzhenitsyn Russian Propaganda and U.S. Politics Today   By Ted Lipien   Similarities between World War II and Cold War era Soviet propaganda and Russian propaganda today and its influence…
Read more

BBC Beats VOA on Fats Domino

BBG Watch Commentary Several current and former VOA reporters contributed to this commentary. Not surprising, but BBC beat the Voice of America (VOA) soundly on famous African American musician Fats Domino passing away, with a full detailed story, and a…
Read more

The downhill slide of VOA

BBG Watch Media In an op-ed published in Washington Examiner, Ted Lipien, a former Voice of America (VOA) acting associate director who is a co-founder of BBG Watch, makes an argument for reforming the leadership of both VOA and its…
Read more

Voice of America assumed Clinton would win

BBG Watch Commentary As reported this week by CBS News and other media, Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and unsuccessful Democratic Party candidate for president in 2016, said in discussing her recently published book: “I had not drafted a…
Read more