July 9, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – The New York Times mentions BBG in a report on federal pilot programs. – Vice News, Fox News, MSNBC, EFE (Spanish-language wire service) and el Nuevo Herald (Spanish-language news site) highlight the retirement of Aero Marti. – Government Executive reports on Read more »

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July 8, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – Foreign Policy and ABC News write about the grounding of Aero Marti. – The Pacific Standard recalls RFE/RL’s role as an essential life line for Budapesters in Communist Hungary. – eHam.net writes about VOA’s adjustments in shortwave broadcasting. – McClatchy (newspaper Read more »

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July 7, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – The Weekly Standard mentions BBG and VOA in blog post about U.S. international media reform. – Columbia Journalism Review mentions RFA in discussion on Burmese press freedom. – Advanced Television reports that FilmOn will have a platform to televise content from Read more »

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July 3, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – Radio World thoroughly examines recent BBG shortwave radio cuts. – Merkhat Sharipzhan, RFE/RL senior editor and analyst, wrote an op-ed in Gulfnews.com about the future of the EU. – Forbes mentions that Jack Ma learned English in rural China by listening Read more »

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July 2, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – Radio World thoroughly examines recent BBG shortwave radio cuts. – Merkhat Sharipzhan, RFE/RL senior editor and analyst, wrote an op-ed in Gulfnews.com about the future of the EU. – Forbes mentions that Jack Ma learned English in rural China by listening Read more »

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July 1, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters The Association for International Broadcasting on the launch of Radio Sawa’s mobile app engaging Arab youth. The Columbia Journalism Review explores potential reform at VOA. Newsroom America includes the BBG in a list of agencies engaged in citizen diplomacy through virtual internships. Read more »

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June 30, 2014

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ABOUT BBG Governor Matt Armstrong joins Deutsche Welle’s 2014 Global Media Forum Internet’s two different roles: enabling greater political participation and threatening data security and freedom of opinion. CITATIONS Reuters cites Alhurra interview with Iraq Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Hussain al-Shahristani on lack of Read more »

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June 27, 2014

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About Our Broadcasters – The Huffington Post urges increased RFE/RL presence in Georgia. – Loudoun County pleased to be the subject of VOA Chinese report on median household incomes. – State-owned news agency in China tries to link RFA’s Open Technology Fund to Hong Kong’s Occupy Central movement. – Read more »

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June 26, 2014

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About Our Networks – The Daily Signal acknowledges BBG’s work to counter government censorship. Citations of BBG Networks – Philadelphia Inquirer mentions VOA interview with Mohamed Soltan, who was arrested documenting the Egyptian military’s undemocratic crackdown. – NPR News uses VOA photo of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, who Read more »

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June 25, 2014

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About Our Networks – Setareh Derakhshesh, director of the VOA Persian Service, publishes an op-ed in the New York Times on internet freedom in Iran. – Politico mentions House and Senate discussions on Internet freedom initiatives. – Neo Club Press (Spanish news site) acknowledges Armando Anel, Radio Marti, Read more »

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