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Masha Gessen resigns from Radio Liberty in Russia

BBG Watch Commentary Controversial director of Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Russian Service Masha Gessen has resigned after only seven months on the job. She had been hired in September 2012 by former RFE/RL president Steven Korn who …

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Two vice presidents departed Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary Dale Cohen, Vice President of Administration at Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) since November 2011, and Beth Portale, Vice President and Chief of

Lyudmila Alexeeva: Saving Radio Liberty in Russia Should Have Been Done The Day Before Yesterday

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_21042" align="alignnone" width="636" caption="Lyudmila Alexeeva, Photo for Radio Liberty in Exile by Yuri Timofeev."][/caption] Supporters of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), including a preeminent Russian

60 RL: Radio Liberty in Exile to mark Radio Liberty's 60th anniversary at a major event in Moscow

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_20303" align="alignnone" width="638" caption="Radio Liberty 60th Anniversary - Radio Liberty in Exile Banner"][/caption] BBG Watch has learned that Radio Liberty in Exile, a group of fired

Radio Liberty in Exile issues statement on meeting with RFE/RL acting president Kevin Klose

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19186" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Radio Liberty n Exile"][/caption] After much internal debate, journalists of Radio Liberty in Exile issued a

Russian opposition leaders say Radio Liberty is no longer a reliable source of information

"In the last few years Putin’s authoritarian regime intensified its offensive on Russian media." "In this precise moment the civil society has been deprived of an important and reliable

RFE/RL president Kevin Klose to meet in Moscow with human rights leaders and fired Radio Liberty staffers

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19379" align="alignleft" width="122" caption="Kevin Klose"][/caption] BBG Watch has learned that newly-appointed Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty acting president Kevin Klose is planning to meet in Moscow

Radio Liberty in Exile journalists add new features to their “New Liberty” website, get attention from BBG

BBG Watch Commentary Radio Liberty in Exile (Facebook Page) journalists have added several new features to their New Liberty (Novaya Svoboda) website, despite operating

Radio Liberty-in-Exile posts YouTube video of Lyudmila Alexeeva confronting RFE/RL president Steven Korn

Almost the complete transcript of Lyudmila Alexeeva's statement can be found in this earlier BBG Watch report:

Radio Liberty in Exile getting ready for a big fight with RFE/RL executives Korn and Ragona

BBG Watch Commentary Dozens of former Radio Liberty journalists fired by American managers who used guards and other coercive measures are getting ready to confront Radio Free Europe/Radio

National Review

Corti and Lipien in National Review – Radio Liberty silenced by Washington

BBG Watch Commentary In an article published in National Review Online, Mario

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

New Radio Liberty head in Russia in charge of digital transition lost website visitors at previous employer, report shows

BBG Watch Commentary President of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Steven Korn tells anyone who would listen that Russian American writer, author of "The Man without a Face: The

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Just How Bad It Is, And How Much Worse It Will Be, Part One

Broadcasting Board of Governors - Just How Bad It Is, And How Much Worse It Will Be, Part One by The Federalist If the press releases by the Broadcasting

Former Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov appeals to the Broadcasting Board of Governors over mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists

Mikhail Kasyanov, one of the signatories of the protest letter to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) over the mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists and cancellation

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