About Our Networks
— U.S. News & World Report remembers Willis Conover’s VOA jazz programs as an example of cultural diplomacy.
— Congressman highlights Havel’s support of RFE/RL in House speech.
— International Federation of Journalists calls on China to respect press freedom, recalls incident where Radio Free Asia was blocked from attending historic Taiwan talks.
Citations of BBG Networks
— Guardian cites Radio Free Asia’s account of Kunming assailants trying to escape persecution.
— Slate cites RFE/RL story on Zhironovsky’s attempt to get rid of “primitive asiatic” letter.
— WVXU cites VOA reporting on Nigerian space complex.
— Korea Herald cites RFA reporting on foreign tourists being allowed to make stay-over trips to Sinuiju area.
— New Republic embeds RFE/RL interview on Yanukovych’s documents.
— Want China Times cites VOA report on Taiwan’s position in the South China Sea.
— A ‘mini-newsroom for mobile‘ at the New York Times.
— Not very much workplace diversity at journalism startups.
— Editor of Russia’s Lenta.ru fired over Ukraine coverage.
— Life and happiness in the cold.