All posts tagged Steve Redisch

Is America Losing Its Voice? by David Hyatt – The Answer is “Yes”

BBG Watch Commentary   David Hyatt is a former Voice of America (VOA) bureau chief in Bangkok covering Southeast Asia and the Pacific, and deputy chief in London covering Europe and the Middle East, writes in an article in American …

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Russia Today video views on You Tube vastly outnumber Voice of America’s, VOA news coverage crippled by bureaucrats

BBG Watch Commentary In justifying his decision not to send any staff reporters or video journalists to Turkey during the height of anti-government protests, Voice of America

VOA English has a staff reporter in Istanbul, finally

BBG Watch Commentary (Advisory: This commentary refers only to Voice of America (VOA) English-language coverage of the protests in Turkey. VOA Turkish Service has been providing comprehensive and balanced

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost – Scorched Earth: Part Four: Taking the OPR Staffers to the Woodshed

Broadcasting Board of Governors - Information War Lost - Scorched Earth:  Part Four: Taking the OPR Staffers to the Woodshed

by The Federalist     (Note: In November 2012, the Office

VOA officials tried to ban reporter from the UN and limit public disclosure, emails show

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15932" align="alignleft" width="269" caption="Matthew Russell Lee, Inner City Press"][/caption] Official

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Information War Lost – Scorched Earth – Part Three

Broadcasting Board of Governors - Information War Lost - Scorched Earth Part Three: Employee Voices by The Federalist   (Note: This is the third in a series concerning the Office of Program Review [OPR]

Still no official BBG word on Board's meeting with Secretary Clinton

We are wondering what prevents the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) senior staff from posting on their official website, www.BBG.gov, that BBG members will be meeting with

Without substantive change, Broadcasting Board of Governors Governance Committee may soon be smelling mismanagement under a different name

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Governance Committee, scheduled to meet on September 13, will discuss, among other things, the

Broadcasting Board of Governors emails document VOA executive's move against independent reporter

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15953" align="alignleft" width="75" caption="VOA Executive Editor Steve Redisch"][/caption] Internal Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) emails posted online by Inner City Press reporter Matthew Russell Lee

BBG members kept in the dark about Voice of America satirical TV show to Iran being off the air for nine months

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16222" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="BBG Parazit photo"][/caption] Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) members were reportedly appalled to learn last week for the first time that the

Broadcasting Board of Governors to hold a closed meeting to review staff's budget recommendations

According to the announcement, which has been posted but does not appear on the home page of the BBG's

Question for IBB Director Lobo's "Viewpoint" blog: what will you do about VOA request to deny UN press accreditation to American journalist?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_16052" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="IBB Director Dick Lobo"][/caption] The International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) Director Richard Lobo has launched his own blog:

CUSIB's Ted Lipien asks BBG to respect rights of independent journalist Matthew Russell Lee

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_12583" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Ted Lipien"][/caption] The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB) co-founder and former Voice of America (VOA) acting associate director Ted Lipien has

Who is the Gadfly Reporter VOA's Steve Redisch Wants to Kick out of the U.N.?

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15932" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Matthew Russell Lee, Inner City Press"][/caption] His name is Matthew Russell Lee and he operates as Inner City Press. The Voice of

Is Voice of America still a public institution respecting free speech?

BBG Watch Commentary In the United States the right to petition is guaranteed by the First Amendment to the federal constitution, which specifically prohibits Congress from abridging "the

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