All posts tagged Mikhail Gorbachev

Should U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors members do private business in Russia and China?

BBG Watch Commentary Most people know or suspect that major business deals for U.S. companies, especially media deals, in countries like Russia or China, cannot happen without government approval or at least without support from individuals who are well connected …

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Radio Liberty and other independent journalists in Russia want BBG Governor Ashe to stay

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19186" align="alignnone" width="636" caption="Radio Liberty in Exile journalists who were fired or resigned from Radio Liberty. Some, but not all of them, have now been

Masha Gessen resigns from Radio Liberty in Russia

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19186" align="alignnone" width="662" caption="Radio Liberty in Exile journalists who were fired or resigned from Radio Liberty shortly before Masha Gessen took over as director of

Resignation of Dennis Mulhaupt from BBG was sudden, strange, unexplained

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15230" align="alignleft" width="133" caption="Dennis Mulhaupt"][/caption] Sources tell BBG Watch that

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

CUSIB Marks 6-Month Anniversary of the Unjust Firing of Radio Liberty Journalists

    Lyudmila Alexeeva, Photo for Radio Liberty in Exile by Yuri Timofeev.   March 21, 2013 For Immediate Release   CUSIB Marks 6-Month Anniversary

Lyudmila Alexeeva: Saving Radio Liberty in Russia Should Have Been Done The Day Before Yesterday

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_21042" align="alignnone" width="636" caption="Lyudmila Alexeeva, Photo for Radio Liberty in Exile by Yuri Timofeev."][/caption] Supporters of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), including a preeminent Russian

“Die Hard” – Radio Liberty at 60

Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russian newspaper set up by former President Mikhail Gorbachev with the money from his 1990 Nobel

"Die Hard" – Radio Liberty at 60

Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russian newspaper set up by former President Mikhail Gorbachev with the money from his 1990 Nobel

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

60 RL: Radio Liberty in Exile posts first Radio Liberty interview with Gorbachev to mark station's 60th anniversary

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_20350" align="alignnone" width="617" caption="60 Years of Radio Liberty - Radio Liberty in Exile Banner"][/caption] Even though they are not the official Radio Liberty, Radio Liberty

60 RL: Radio Liberty in Exile to mark Radio Liberty's 60th anniversary at a major event in Moscow

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_20303" align="alignnone" width="638" caption="Radio Liberty 60th Anniversary - Radio Liberty in Exile Banner"][/caption] BBG Watch has learned that Radio Liberty in Exile, a group of fired

Kevin Klose meets with Russian human rights leaders and fired Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_20241" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Kevin Klose at Radio Liberty, Moscow"][/caption] During a highly emotional meeting in Moscow on Tuesday that lasted nearly five hours, newly-appointed acting

Young Russian opposition leaders discuss statement in support of fired Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch has learned that a group of younger Russian opposition leaders is working on a statement in support of Radio Liberty Russian Service journalists who were

RFE/RL president Kevin Klose to meet in Moscow with human rights leaders and fired Radio Liberty staffers

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19379" align="alignleft" width="122" caption="Kevin Klose"][/caption] BBG Watch has learned that newly-appointed Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty acting president Kevin Klose is planning to meet in Moscow

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