All posts tagged Jeffrey Gedmin

RL 60: RFE/RL has not announced plans for Radio Liberty's 60th anniversary

BBG Watch Commentary In contrast with the 60th anniversary of Radio Free Europe, for which Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) held several big events in 2010 during the RFE/RL presidency of Jeffrey Gedmin, the U.S. taxpayer-funded surrogate media freedom broadcaster …

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Huffington Post reports on Radio Liberty, quotes Klose, Gedmin, O'Sullivan, and BBG Watch

BBG Watch Commentary The Huffington Post, ranked #1 on the 15 Most Popular Political Sites list in the United States, has published an article by its Senior Media

National Endowment for Democracy blog reports on Radio Liberty crisis

Democracy Digest, a blog published by the National Endowment for Democracy, is reporting on the current crisis and Radio Liberty in Russia in an article titled "

Broadcasting Board of Governors can't do its job in an hour and 15 minutes

BBG Watch Commentary During last Thursday's open meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) in Washington, DC, a senior Republican member Ambassador Victor Ashe criticized the BBG's

BBG is structural mess, says former chair Glassman, but are his proposals any better?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_10577" align="alignleft" width="140" caption="James Glassman"][/caption] and have reported a comment from the former Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) chairman James Glassman that BBG,


Armenian journalist appeals to Obama to protect rights of foreign journalists at U.S. government-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Armenian journalist Anna Karapetian (photo) has written a letter to President Obama asking him to protect the rights of foreign journalists employed by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL),

Armenian Journalist Hopes Obama Administration Will Protect Foreign Workers Rights at RFE/RL

Anna Karapetian, a journalist from Armenia who in radio broadcasts funded by the U.S. government reported on human rights abuses in her country, is one of many

Armenian Journalist Hopes Obama Administration Will Protect Foreign Workers Rights at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty & Free Media Online Blog, January 22, 2009, San Francisco -- Anna Karapetian, a journalist

Surrogate Broadcasting 101 — Why BBG and RFE/RL Are Failing in Russia & Free Media Online Blog,  Commentary by Ted Lipien, September 8, 2008, San Francisco --

Health Inspectors Did Not Close Down Radio Liberty Affiliates in Russia, The Secret Police Did, August 25, 2008, San Francisco -- Let me preface this post by saying that I've heard good things about Radio Free Europe/Radio

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