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Steven Korn condemns media critics of his soon-to-end tenure as RFE/RL president

BBG Watch Commentary The outgoing Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) president and CEO Steven Korn, whose resignation becomes effective January 25, blasted his media critics in an interview with the English-language Czech newspaper The Prague Post. See: “Battle of words: …

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Gregory Feifer: Rebuilding Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary

"Still greatly respected in many former Soviet republics, Radio Liberty is also admired in Russia. Rebuilding it as a model of journalistic freedom would much serve U.S. interests there." Gregory

Radio Liberty crisis that didn’t go away in two weeks – media review update, Jan. 12, 2013

BBG Watch Commentary After the outgoing president of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Steven Korn fired last September dozens of some of the best and most respected independent

John O’Sullivan: Mass Firings at Radio Liberty Help Putin; Hurt Press Freedom

BBG Watch Commentary The former editorial chief of Radio Free Europe says the mass firings of top radio journalists from its Moscow affiliate, Radio Liberty, will weaken press

One of Ukraine’s most famous journalists welcomes resignation of RFE/RL president

BBG Watch Commentary One of Ukraine's most famous independent journalists Vitali Portnikov welcomed the resignation of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)

Masha Gessen sends a message she’s untouchable at Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18501" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Masha Gessen"][/caption] "The Untouchable" - Masha Gessen In an attempt to hold on to her job as the director of the Russian

National Endowment for Democracy blog reports on Radio Liberty crisis

Democracy Digest, a blog published by the National Endowment for Democracy, is reporting on the current crisis and Radio Liberty in Russia in an article titled "

‘At Voice of America, Complaints About Its Iranian Coverage,’ Wall Street Journal op-ed

BBG Watch Commentary An op-ed in The Wall Street Journal by Sohrab Ahmari, "

John O'Sullivan Photo, NR

BBG Watch broke the ill covered Radio Liberty story, says John O’Sullivan in National Review

BBG Watch Commentary In an National Review article,

Judy Bachrach

Steven Korn’s Wasteful Personal Spending at RFE/RL by Judy Bachrach in World Affairs

BBG Watch Commentary In one of the best investigative journalism reports on Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), a contributing editor for Vanity Fair Judy Bachrach describes in a

Zygmunt Dzieciolowski

European public interest journalism expert calls for Ragona and Gessen to leave, return of fired Radio Liberty staff

BBG Watch Commentary European public interest journalism expert Zygmunt Dzieciolowski has called on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the federal agency in charge of U.S. international

Steven Korn continues to defame Radio Liberty journalists in Washington Post interview

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18923" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Steven Korn, RFE/RL"][/caption] In an interview with The Washington Post, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) President and CEO Steven Korn continues to

“Turmoil Over America’s Radio Voice in Russia,” former RFE/RL executive editor writes in Wall Street Journal

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18871" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="John O'Sullivan"][/caption] John O'Sullivan, former Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty executive editor (2008-11) and vice president

Gessen and Ragona say Russian media reports of Korn’s departure from RFE/RL are nothing but rumors, insiders disagree

BBG Watch Commentary President of Radio Liberty Dismissed for Destroying Editorial Office - Russia Today, Dec. 25, 2012  

Korn Fired: Meltdown at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty by Judy Bachrach in World Affairs

BBG Watch Commentary In one of the best investigative journalism reports on Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), a contributing editor for Vanity Fair

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