All posts tagged Cold War

Polish TV to air film about Radio Free Europe and its contribution to freedom

Commentary by Ted Lipien Polish Television will air next weekend a five-part documentary film about the Polish Service of Radio Free Europe as a tribute to its message of freedom. Radio Free Europe no longer broadcasts to now free Poland, …

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60 RL: The Radio Station Known as Radio Liberty

[caption id="attachment_20350" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="60 Years of Radio Liberty - Radio Liberty in Exile Banner"][/caption]   BBG Watch is posting under its

Beware of Central Bureaucracy for USIB

BBG Watch Commentary This BBG Watch commentary on the "21st Century Vision for U.S. Global Media" paper by A. Ross Johnson and Gene Parta was written by Ted Lipien,

CUSIB points out conflicts of interest in some nominations to Broadcasting Board of Governors

BBG Watch Commentary The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB - cusib.org) warned that there are inherent conflicts of interest in nominees to the Broadcasting

Congress tries to thwart BBG attempts to shut down Voice of America

THAT PESKY CONGRESS: THWARTING ATTEMPTS BY THE BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS AND ITS EXECUTIVE STAFF TO SHUT DOWN VOA by Quo Vadis   Year after fiscal year, members of Congress

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BBG Chairman Walter Isaacson: America's Voice Must Be Credible And Must Be Heard | Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) press release: Walter Isaacson: America's Voice Must Be Credible And Must Be Heard September 29, 2010 (Washington, DC) Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Chairman

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BBG Chairman Walter Isaacson: America’s Voice Must Be Credible And Must Be Heard | Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) press release: Walter Isaacson: America's Voice Must Be Credible And Must Be Heard September 29, 2010 (Washington, DC) Broadcasting Board of Governors

Zofia Korbonska, WWII Polish Underground Fighter and Former Voice of America Broadcaster, Died in Washington

The following announcement from the Stefan Korbonski Foundation includes information about the funeral arrangements for Zofia Korbonska, a World War II Polish Underground Armia Krajowa (AK) writer and

Time to confront the backlash?

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): “More than at any time since the cold war, liberal democracy needs defending”, writes The Economist, citing the

Walesa on Obama’s Missile Diplomacy

"It wasn't that the shield was that important, but it's about the way, the way of treating us."

--Lech Wałęsa, the former Polish president and Solidarity leader, regarding

American Diplomacy Failed Obama in Poland

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While American and international media blames President Obama for choosing to announce his decision on the removal of

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Ted Lipien’s Book Reveals Cold War Media Manipulation

  Ted Lipien was formerly acting VOA associate director and helped to place BBG-funded radio and TV programs on stations in Russia, Ukraine,

U.S. Jamming Its Own Radio Broadcasts In A Crisis With Russia

Bureaucratic Jamming Of U.S. Broadcasts To Russia, Georgia And Ukraine

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