About Our Networks
– techPresident lists Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and Voice of America as sources for breaking news, live blogs and analysis out of Ukraine.
– VOA’s Steve Herman finalist for the Shorty Award for social media’s best journalist.
– Time for diplomacy. MSNBC interview with Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy, Rick Stengel.
– Internet, television or radio? EurasiaNet publishes a piece on the BBG’s media research data on Russia.
– To broadcast to Africa, you need to do it in the language of your target audience. VOA does.
– All Access Music Group on Karen Kornbluh nomination to the BBG.
– “The station also includes news reports from all over the globe and many different perspectives, from Voice of America to Vatican Radio to news from the Communist Party of China.”
– Clinton documents released include some on RFE/RL.
– Radio World on Relay, a new liveblogging tool developed by the BBG.
Citations of BBG Networks
– New York Times cites RFE/RL’s Tom Balmforth, uses RFE/RL photos in Ukraine reporting.
– Bloomberg Businessweek cites VOA report on China’s position on Ukraine.
– Quartz notes that reading RFE/RL history of Crimea can make you smarter.
– Mother Jones cites RFA reporting on problematic smog in China.
– How Iranian media are reporting on Ukraine. Iranian cites Radio Farda report.
– Yonhap cites VOA report that North Korea has imported $63 million and exported $11 million in defense equipment.
– Foreign Affairs cites RFE/RL reporting on constitutional protocol not being followed in Ukraine.
– CNBC puts VOA story on bitcoins in its Friday roundup.
– What you can learn about the Ukraine crisis from RT coverage.
– WaPo opens tech outpost in NYC.
– What has “gone wrong” with democracy?
– David Satter on Ukraine.
– The linguistics behind internet memes.