All posts tagged Czech Helsinki Committee

Before BBG meeting in Prague, Czech parliamentarian asks PM to protect rights of RFE/RL employees

BBG Watch Commentary Shortly before the scheduled meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) in Prague, a deputy of the Czech Parliament Vladimira Lesenska submitted a written interpellation (inquiry), “The situation of foreign employees of Radio Free Europe,” to …

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Czech newspaper wonders if BBG Watch is right about imminent reforms at RFE/RL

BBG Watch Commentary Lidove Noviny, a daily Czech newspaper, published a commentary wondering whether the new acting Radio Free Europe /

Czech Radio criticizes RFE/RL for mistreatment of foreign employees, new executive expected to act

BBG Watch Commentary In an nationwide broadcast by the state-owned Czech radio station, Cesky Rozhlas Plus

RFE/RL’s interim president expected to address Czech Helsinki Committee concerns with new personnel and policy decisions

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that newly-appointed Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) acting president Kevin Klose plans to announce soon personnel and policy decisions designed to

RFE/RL's interim president expected to address Czech Helsinki Committee concerns with new personnel and policy decisions

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that newly-appointed Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) acting president Kevin Klose plans to announce soon personnel and policy decisions designed to

Lev Roitman calls on Kevin Klose to act on restoring rights of RFE/RL employees

Commentary by Lev Roitman Former senior commentator at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Lev Roitman, who retired from the Russian Service after more than 30 years of service

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Helsinki human rights leaders appeal to Lech Walesa for help in defending RFE/RL employees

Media in Russia are reporting that leaders of Helsinki human rights groups in Russia and the Czech Republic have appealed to former Solidarity labor union leader and

Former Radio Liberty broadcaster calls on Secretary Clinton to confront damage to U.S. public diplomacy caused by BBG and RFE/RL officials

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A New Plan for New Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary A New Plan for New Radio Liberty by Lev Roitman, RFE/RL Senior Commentator (1974-2004) We don’t know where we go to but will come there first. True to

Czech Helsinki Committee protests Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty management practices, Russian opposition is drafting another protest

A premier human rights organization in the Czech Republic, The Czech Helsinki Committee (CHC) has published another protest against management and personnel practices of Radio Free Europe/Radio

Without substantive change, Broadcasting Board of Governors Governance Committee may soon be smelling mismanagement under a different name

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Governance Committee, scheduled to meet on September 13, will discuss, among other things, the

Working under BBG management is no Labor Day picnic for employees – The Czech Helsinki Committee condemns human rights violations at Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary   How can the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) proclaim with a straight face that its Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and Voice of America (VOA)

Anonymous Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty journalist decries human rights violations at the U.S.-funded broadcaster

Alsou Taheri is the pseudonym of a journalist working at Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) in Prague, a U.S. government-funded broadcasting station and Internet news provider

CUSIB Calls Upon the BBG to Restore Transparency

Republished from CUSIB.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2012

CUSIB Calls Upon the BBG to Restore Transparency

The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB) has

Letter to BBG about labor practices at RFE/RL

Article, “Helsinki Committee: Labor Practices of Radio Free Europe Are Immoral”, mentions BBG.     Dear BBG members,     English translation of the article, “Helsinki Committee: labor Practices of Radio Free Europe Are

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