All posts tagged David Ensor

Video of Wilson Center Roundtable Discussion on the Future of U.S. Global Media

BBG Watch Commentary After a long delay, the Wilson Center posted the video of the roundtable discussion on U.S. global media which took place on February 12. Expert panelists included Tom Dine, former president of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty in …

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Growing consensus that failed Broadcasting Board of Governors executives should leave

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"That is why we call yet again on Congress to exercise its overview functions to get to the bottom of what is truly happening in U.S.

Will IBB make exploited and powerless VOA contract employees pay the price of sequestration?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_10438" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Michael Meehan"][/caption] At the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) meeting last week, Governor Michael Meehan announced that BBG Board members have instructed

Only good duplication between VOA and surrogate broadcasters, Secretary Sonenshine told

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_14296" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Tara Sonenshine"][/caption] During the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) meeting last Friday, February 22, 2013, Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost – Tuning Out and Gone

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Broadcasting Board of Governors - Information War Lost - Tuning Out

The State of America’s Voice: Good, According to VOA Director, But Audience Drops

BBG Watch Commentary   The Voice of America (VOA) director David Ensor posted an upbeat message about VOA on his blog, but recent audience surveys show that  during his tenure

MAXIMUS HUBRIS / REASONABLE DOUBT, PART III

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) employee union, American Federation of Government Employees Local 1812, continues its series of articles on the Voice of America.

Problems at Voice of America and its News Division outlined in a union article

Commentary The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) employee union, American Federation of Government Employees Local 1812, continues a series of articles on on its

MAXIMUS HUBRIS: DYSFUNCTION, employee union describes problems at Broadcasting Board of Governors

The union representing Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) employees is publishing a series of articles on its website highlighting problems at the U.S. international broadcasting agency, which

VOA union leader appeals to Director Lobo to stop intimidating security procedures

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"It’s a New Year, let’s make it the BBG’s best." - Dick Lobo
[caption id="attachment_12279" align="alignleft" width="75" caption="IBB Director Richard Lobo"][/caption] Imagine if Willis Conover, the legendary

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost: The Secretary Weighs In – Again

  (For more discussion on Secretary Clinton's comments and the future of BBG see: "Fox,

Voice of America Director David Ensor on Truth and Propaganda to Iran

BBG Watch Commentary We were greatly intrigued by this comment about Truth versus Propaganda from Voice of America director David Ensor, as reported by Kim Andrew Elliott, an

Executives at the worst-run agency in the Federal Government will again fire workers, protect their own jobs, union predicts

BBG Watch Commentary Executives at the worst-run agency in the Federal Government will again fire workers, protect their own jobs, union predicts AFGE Local 1812, the union representing employees

Is BBG looking out for or exploiting its non-U.S. citizen employees?

BBG Watch Commentary Is BBG, the Broadcasting Board of Governors, looking out for or exploiting its non-U.S. citizen employees? It is well known, for example, that foreign-born (non-Czech and

A Farcial Spin at the Broadcasting Board of Governors

This article was published by the BBG employee union AFGE Local 1812 A FARCICAL SPIN For members of AFGE Local 1812

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