All posts tagged national security

Recording from U.S. broadcasting meeting has unexplained gaps

BBG Watch Commentary Remember President Nixon’s secretary, Rose Mary Woods, and the 18½ minute gap in President Nixon White House tapes? Some of us do. International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) Director Richard Lobo had been tasked with ensuring the full recording …

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Bureaucrats proposed cutting US broadcasts to North Caucasus, home of Boston bombing suspects

BBG Watch Commentary. U.S. government-funded Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) still broadcasts uncensored radio programs in local languages to the largely Muslim North

Is unexplained absence of Broadcasting Board of Governors interim chair due to alleged conflict of interest?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17141" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Michael Lynton gives RFE/RL president Steve Korn, who has since resigned amid controversy, thumbs up at October 2012 BBG meeting."][/caption] While the

Democracy a key weapon in ideological struggle, says Hoyer

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) does not seem to share the “at-the-highest-levels impatience with democracy and

BBG to Vote Thursday on Restoration of VOA Radio Broadcasts to Russia and Other Countries & Free Media Online Blog, September 11, 2006, San Francisco -- Sources at the Broadcasting

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