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Is Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty an Equal Opportunity Employer?

BBG Watch Commentary We went through the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) website but could not find any significant references to RFE/RL being an equal opportunity employer or links to its full equal employment opportunity policies. All we found was …

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Former editor Lyudmila Telen pained by catastrophic audience drop for Radio Liberty’s Russian website

BBG Watch Commentary Ludmila Telen (Телень, Людмила Олеговна - Russian Wikipedia), an award-winning Russian journalist who was fired in September from

Mysterious absence of BBG member Dennis Mulhaupt

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15230" align="alignleft" width="133" caption="Dennis Mulhaupt"][/caption] Where is Dennis Mulhaupt? It is the question being asked today at

Will Brutally Fired Radio Liberty Journalists See Generous, Compassionate, Tolerant America?

BBG Watch Commentary Will the board members and top executives of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) learn anything from President Obama's victory speech? There is no other federal

Mr. Korn’s “Field of Dreams” at Radio Liberty

A commentary from a BBG Watch contributor in Prague. After viewing the link to the meeting between Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Management and the interested parties held

Was damage to Radio Liberty intentional?

This BBG Watch Commentary was written by an anonymous employee. How long until the Governors at the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) realize the damage that has been

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Letter from Prague – Questions for Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty President Steven Korn

BBG Watch Commentary - a Letter from Prague by an anonymous Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty journalist   My nickname for Mr. Steve Korn, the President of Radio Free Europe

Another young journalist resigns in protest from ‘new’ Radio Liberty, calls it a sinking Titanic

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17259" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Former Radio Liberty journalist Anastasia Kirilenko"][/caption] Anastasia Kirilenko, 28-year-old web editor, investigative reporter and radio broadcaster, has resigned in protest from Radio

BBG Watch website reaches 700,000 hits mark, Corti, Radio Liberty ‘special operation’, Ashe, Federalist are most popular recent posts

The BBG Watch website -- or -- has reached the 700,000 hits since it was launched in September 2011. BBG Watch is published anonymously by

Fired Radio Liberty journalists feel hurt and anger, blame Steven Korn and Michael Lynton

Just Asking Commentary This was contributed by an anonymous RFE/RL journalist. I come up with my own nickname for Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) President, I call him

Is Mr. Korn Fiddling as the Third Rome is Burning under Radio Liberty in Russia?

[caption id="attachment_16973" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Fiddle Player (Nero played the lyre)"][/caption] An anonymous RFE/RL journalist takes issue on historical grounds with the nickname given by one of his colleagues

Is Mr. Korn just getting started after killing Radio Liberty Moscow?

[caption id="attachment_16976" align="aligncenter" width="527" caption=" A statue of Genghis Khan"][/caption] This commentary was written by an anonymous Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty journalist who broadcasts into Central Asia

Permanently absent board member Dana Perino to leave Broadcasting Board of Governors but not until the end of the year

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has reported frequently that the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Republican member Dana Perino has been missing BBG meetings. She has not attended in

Still no official BBG word on Board's meeting with Secretary Clinton

We are wondering what prevents the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) senior staff from posting on their official website,, that BBG members will be meeting with

BBG's Grantee Administrative Streamlining Plan or GASP

So your article yesterday--in the world of government acronyms

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