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Human Rights Abuse in China Exhibit

Supporter of press freedom shows photographs of human rights abuse in China

Coinciding with World Press Freedom Day on May 3, a photo exhibit of human rights abuse in China organized by a media freedom supporter, Laogai Research Foundation founder Harry Wu, is currently on display in New York’s Capitol. Harry Wu …

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Radio Free Asia responds to freedom of the press findings with a defense of its unique mission

BBG Watch Commentary A Radio Free Asia (RFA) press release shows how surrogate broadcasting, which International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) top executives believe should be merged into one single program

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

Did Steve Korn resign from CNN and RFE/RL or was he canned both times?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18923" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Steven Korn, RFE/RL"][/caption] Steven Korn, the outgoing president and CEO of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), insists that he is resigning

Steven Korn continues to defame Radio Liberty journalists in Washington Post interview

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_18923" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Steven Korn, RFE/RL"][/caption] In an interview with The Washington Post, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) President and CEO Steven Korn continues to

BBG Recognizes Achievements of Fired Radio Liberty Journalists

BBG Recognizes Achievements of Fired Radio Liberty Journalists BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16987" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Former Radio Liberty journalists, Dimirti Florin, Elena Vlasenko (center) and Kristina Gorelik (with camera) received

David J. Kramer, Freedom House President

Freedom House President refutes statements from RFE/RL officials

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"Not only have I not changed my views on how bad the situation is at RFE/RL, I came away from the BBG panel more worried than

What future holds for RFE/RL President Korn and his team and for Radio Liberty?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17509" align="alignleft" width="480" caption="RFE/RL president Stven Korn with his deputy Julia Ragona looking at Radio Liberty in Exile protesters in Moscow."][/caption] It's hard to

Freedom House President David Kramer highly critical of Steven Korn’s leadership at RFE/RL

[caption id="attachment_18441" align="alignleft" width="199" caption="David J. Kramer, Freedom House President, was highly critical of Steven Korn's leadership at RFE/RL"][/caption] Sources told BBG Watch that at a panel discussion

Bialiatski Conviction Latest Human Rights Abuse in Belarus

Freedom House: Freedom House condemns yesterday's sentencing of Ales Bialiatski, prominent Belarusian human rights defender and head of the Human Rights Center 'Viasna,' to 4.5 years in

Upheld Sentence for Kazakhstani Lawyer a Miscarriage of Justice — Freedom House

Freedom House: Freedom House condemns the decision today by a Kazakhstani appellate court to uphold the guilty verdict against Natalya Sokolova, the lawyer for the trade union

CEPA and Freedom House Release Belarus Working Group Report

Freedom House: The Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and Freedom House today announced the publication of a groundbreaking report, 'Democratic Change in Belarus: A Framework for

Confront autocrats’ challenge to Internet freedom — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Government, business, and civil society representatives will gather at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Nairobi, Kenya next

As Iran Celebrates Journalists’ Day, Many Journalists Remain Imprisoned — Freedom House

Freedom House: As Iranians commemorate Journalists' Day on August 8 (17th of Mordad in the Iranian calendar), Iran remains one of world's most dangerous countries for reporters.

Freedom House Denounces Arrest And Continued Harassment of Yulia Tymoshenko

Freedom House: Freedom House today expresses its outrage at the arrest of former Ukrainian prime minister and opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko and calls for her immediate release.

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