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CUSIB calls on BBG to expand journalism and shrink agency’s bureaucracy

The following CUSIB statement was presented by Joseph Noonan at the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) open board meeting on October 8, 2015 in Washington, DC: CUSIB STATEMENT – VIDEO (as prepared for delivery) Good morning and thank you for …

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John Lenczowski

The Voice of America Shouldn’t Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report

The Voice of America Shouldn't Be A Whisper by John Lenczowski | BBG Watch report

BBG Watch Commentary In an Wall Street Journal

Mario Corti

Letter to the Editor from Mario Corti

Andrei Babitsky is viewed as one of Radio Liberty’s most courageous reporters. Wikipedia article on Andrei Babitsky (Russian: Андрей

David Satter, RFERL Photo by Laura Mir

CUSIB Statement on Denial of Visa by Russia to David Satter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 14, 2014 CUSIB Statement on Denial of Visa by Russia to David Satter Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB) is appalled by the Russian Government's denial

Azerbaijan – Internet freedom under increasing attack in Azerbaijan, report finds

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: A new report by the Expression Online Initiative, led by the Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety, cites restrictive laws and politically-motivated

Blog: The New York Times takes on China’s censors – CPJ

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

Well, that didn't take long. Just days after The New York Times' soft launch of its Chinese-language edition and accompanying microblog accounts,

Experts say “crimes against freedom of expression” should have special status – RSF

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders welcomes yesterday's joint declaration by four international experts calling on governments to treat “crimes against freedom of expression”

CPJ Blog: Chinese microblog regulates, suspends users–again

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

Pity those of us who monitor the ups and downs of China's popular microblog platform, Sina Weibo. For every story its

10 Most Censored Countries

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

CPJ's new analysis identifies Eritrea, North Korea, Syria, Iran as worst

Originally posted here: 10 Most

Blog: Blind lawyer spurs news blackout in China – CPJ

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

News of blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng has been censored for months. International news reports of his escape last week

Getting Away With Murder

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

CPJ’s 2012 Impunity Index spotlights countries
where journalists are slain and killers go free


Empowering independent media: U.S. efforts to foster a free press and an open Internet

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Efforts to bolster independent media and an open Internet overseas are having significant impact, but face a


Please sign International Campaign for Tibet’ s Letter to Congress to save Voice of America Tibetan radio

The International Campaign for Tibet NGO has posted online an easy to use form for sending a letter to members of Congress to

Russia – Draft electoral law provision threatens freedom of expression

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: If passed, the draft law would mean that media outlets would be under constant threat of closure for any of their publications

Blog: ‘Invisible Tibet’ blogger elicits China’s extra-judicial ire

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Beijing-based blogger Woeser reported on her website Invisible Tibet today that she has been confined to her residence by Beijing

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