All posts tagged Steven Korn

Radio Jittery – RFE/RL’s Kevin Klose interviewed by Zygmunt Dzieciolowski

BBG Watch Commentary A UK-based media freedom organization openDemocracy published an interview with Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) president Kevin Klose conducted by openDemocracy/Russia website editor, Polish journalist Zygmunt Dzieciolowski who had  strongly defended Radio Liberty journalists fired …

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Award-winning Czech filmmaker to do a documentary on discrimination of RFE/RL foreign employees

BBG Watch Commentary Anna Karapetian, a journalist from Armenia fired by RFE/RL without a right to appeal. This report and commentary was sent to BBG Watch from Prague by

RFE/RL acting president Kevin Klose discusses reforms at Radio Liberty in Russia

BBG Watch Commentary At the broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) open meeting in Washington, DC on May 15, 2013, Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) acting president

BBG Governors McCue and Meehan met in Moscow with Alexeeva and with fired Radio Liberty staffers

(Photo - from left to right) Former (fired) Radio Liberty human rights reporter Kristina Gorelik, Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member and Radio Free Europe /

Two Broadcasting Board of Governors members will visit Russia, check on Radio Liberty

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_13147" align="alignleft" width="140" caption="Susan McCue"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_10438" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Michael Meehan"][/caption] Two board members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), Susan McCue and Michael

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

Michael Lynton misses another Broadcasting Board of Governors meeting, makes agency ungovernable

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_21917" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="BBG Board, Apr. 2013. Image shows four vacancies."][/caption] Sources at the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) report that BBG's Interim Presiding Governor

Waiting for Godot – BBG members hope AWOL Michael Lynton will participate in board meeting

BBG Watch Commentary The mystery continues whether the U.S. international broadcasting agency's Interim Presiding Governor Michael Lynton will participate in Wednesday's Broadcasting Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) meeting.

Best expert analysis of Chechnya, Boston, jihadism connection comes from Radio Liberty in Exile

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_19190" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Andrei Babitsky"][/caption] Fired Radio Liberty Russian journalists delivered some of the best in depth analysis of the links between the Boston bombings,

U.S. – Russia panel on Magnitsky may cover Chechnya, includes critics of Radio Liberty firings

BBG Watch Commentary Monday's, April 22, the Hundson Institue panel in Washington, DC on U.S. - Russia relations, the Magnitsky Act, and the future

Radio Liberty in Exile covers Navalny trial with videos, photos, interviews and news reports

BBG Watch Commentary Radio Liberty in Exile covers Navalny trial with videos, photos, interviews and news reports [caption id="attachment_21851" align="alignleft" width="421" caption="Supporter of Navalny, photo by Yuri Timofeev"][/caption] Russian journalists

Moscow on the Potomac – bizarre attempt to ban U.S. official from Masha Gessen event

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Dinner in Washington

[caption id="attachment_21810" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Judy Bachrach, Vanity Fair Photo"][/caption] American journalist Judy Bachrach, who has previously

Susan McCue elected Chair of RFE/RL Board, Victor Ashe elected Vice-Chair

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_13147" align="alignleft" width="140" caption="Susan McCue"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_14629" align="alignleft" width="140" caption="Victor Ashe"][/caption] Two Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) members who have been some of the strongest

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

Dennis Mulhaupt leaves BBG, no quorum if Michael Lynton continues to be a no show at meetings

BBG Watch Commentary [caption id="attachment_15230" align="alignleft" width="133" caption="Dennis Mulhaupt"][/caption] A Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member Dennis Mulhaupt has informed the White House that he is resigning from the

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