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Kevin Klose with Radio Liberty's Fired Journalists

Winds of change at Radio Liberty Moscow

BBG Watch Commentary Visiting Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) acting president and CEO Kevin Klose met in Moscow at a private party with many of the Radio Liberty Russian Service journalists who were fired by the previous RFE/RL …

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Three BBG members to receive Champion of Free Speech Award

BBG Watch Commentary Three members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the federal agency in charge of U.S. international broadcasting, will

President Ronald Reagan

Voice of America Russian Service analyzes Reagan’s "Evil Empire" speech after 30 years

Russia expert and former U.S. international broadcasting specialist Dr. Paul Goble reported in his Window on Eurasia Blog that many democratic Russians consider Reagan’s

Gorelik Receives MHG Journalism Prize

Fired Radio Liberty reporter Kristina Gorelik receives Moscow Helsinki Group Journalism Prize

BBG Watch Commentary Kristina Gorelik (Кристина Горелик), fired last September by American taxpayer-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) along with


Radio Liberty offers young Kazakh Muslims American-style videos with sexual content, causes outrage

BBG Watch Commentary "I don't understand why RFE/RL produced these obscene videos using American taxpayers' money." -- Kazakh journalist Saida Kalkulova In June 2012, the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty


Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty Board plans to hear directly from fired Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch Commentary Members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Board of Directors are planning to consult former Radio Liberty journalists in

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Human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeeva stopped cooperating with Radio Liberty, accused RFE/RL president Korn of mistreating journalists

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_17546" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="under wild capitalism... people are not treated the way you treated... the people at Radio Liberty"][/caption] Famous Russian human rights activist


Radio Liberty in Exile getting ready for a big fight with RFE/RL executives Korn and Ragona

BBG Watch Commentary Dozens of former Radio Liberty journalists fired by American managers who used guards and other coercive measures are getting ready to confront Radio Free Europe/Radio

Lyudmila Alexeyeva

Human rights leaders in Russia condemn mass firing of Radio Liberty journalists

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16754" align="alignleft" width="199" caption="Lyudmila Alexeyeva, photo by Владимир Липка (Vladimir Lipka)"][/caption] Reports in Russian media say that a letter of protest sent to the Secretary

Inner City Press reporter Matthew Russell Lee

Why independent reporter Matthew Russell Lee annoys Voice of America? – BBG Watch

Posted from BBG Watch: read original here. BBG Watch Commentary There is little doubt that United Nations officials find independent reporter Matthew Russell Lee highly annoying. His reports have


Please sign International Campaign for Tibet’ s Letter to Congress to save Voice of America Tibetan radio

The International Campaign for Tibet NGO has posted online an easy to use form for sending a letter to members of Congress to

Voice of Russia Letter to BBG on Election Coverage Restrictions

Op-Ed: America’s radios dancing to Putin’s tune in Moscow

In a Digital Journal news commentary, Op-Ed: America's radios dancing to

Illustration by John Camejo for The Washington Times Op-Ed by Ted Lipien

Washington Times Op-Ed warns about pro-Putin bias in Voice of America Russian programs

Republished from BBG Watch.

In a Washington Times Op-Ed, a Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting member Ted Lipien warned about a pro-Putin bias in the Voice of

Chen as Tank Man - 2011 Christmas Card to Free Blind Chinese Human Rights Activist Chen Guangcheng

Chen as Tank Man – Chen Guangcheng: Send a Christmas Card to Blind Chinese Human Rights Activist

Women’s Rights Without Frontiers is launching a Christmas Card campaign in support of Chen Guangcheng. WRWF President, Reggie Littlejohn, stated, “Send a Christmas card to encourage Chen Guangcheng

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen on Voice of America Broadcasts to China

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen on 70 years of VOA broadcasting to China

BBG Watch is releasing a full transcript of Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s special video statement on the 70th anniversary of Voice of America (VOA) broadcasting to China. While her

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