Outlets Archives: Poynter

May 20, 2015

TV Marti reporter Karen Caballero talking to reporters after being ejected from press conference by Cuban officials.

About Our Networks – WLRN asks if anybody listens to Radio Marti. (Fact: They do. And happy anniversary, Radio Marti!) – Radio World notes that today marks the 30th anniversary of Radio Marti. – “Radio Free Asia and Voice of America, beam critical reports deep into [Cambodia]” – TVB Europe Read more »

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May 4, 2015

Radio Martí host Lizandra Díaz-Blanco interviews TK.

About Our Networks – President Barack Obama honored VOA Russian Service reporter Fatima Tlisova on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. (White House, Pulitzer Center, Poynter) – “I was listening to the Voice of America and listening to the moon landing. This turned out to be a pivotal moment Read more »

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September 25, 2014


About Our Networks – Media Bistro, Poynter, TVNewser and TV Week report that the BBG intends to hire Andrew Lack as the first CEO of U.S. international media. Citations of BBG Networks – The Chinese Mandela? Wall Street Journal cites RFA reporting on Ilham Tohti, and the media narrative. RFA also cited Read more »

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August 22, 2014


About Our Networks – Poynter notes that Zaid Benjamin of Radio Sawa briefly got his account suspended after tweeting about the video of James Foley’s death. Citations of BBG Networks – Now that Moscow is shutting down McDonalds, CBS cites VOA piece on the 14 years of negotiations that Read more »

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July 18, 2014

people watching a television that shows Presdient Obama giving hsi 2013 State of the Union speech

About Our Networks – Reporters Without Borders and Poynter report on Alhurra correspondent Maithem al-Shibani, who was injured while reporting in Iraq. – “As the news began to filter through on September 1, 1983, I glued my ear to the chunky, German shortwave radio I’d brought with me, switching Read more »

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June 4, 2014

VOA reporter Daniel Schearf and video journalist Arash Arabasadi (with fixer Anna Pyatetska) interview Ukrainian man. Kyiv, Ukraine, March 25, 2014.

About Our Networks – New York Times and Wall Street Journal note that Voice of America was a critical source for news about China and Tiananmen Square. – RFE/RL’s Nenad Pejic and VOA’s Myroslava Gongadze participated in a panel on international broadcasting and countering Russian propaganda. (also analyzed by the Public Read more »

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May 29, 2014

Anchor introduces segment on Venezuela

About Our Networks – RFE/RL journalist Orken Zhoyamergen arrested while reporting in Kazakhstan. – Radio Free Europe mentioned in New York Times article about Jacek Kuron, the “forgotten dissident.” – AFP (French-language) notes Tehran accusation that VOA and RFE/RL, along with BBC, are trying to destabilize Iranian regime. Citations of Read more »

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January 23, 2014


About Our Networks – Poynter, CPJ, and L’Express (French) cover beatings of RFE/RL Ukrainian Service journalists. – Government Executive reports that the Broadcasting Board of Governors has reshuffled its management team. – “This Azerbaijani investigative journalist surrenders her privacy and safety in order to speak truth to power. What have you Read more »

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January 7, 2014


About Our Networks – Relay is a well-designed hub for multimedia in breaking-news situations. Poynter writes about the tool, developed by the BBG’s Office of Digital & Design Innovation. Citations of BBG Networks – Time cites Voice of America report that president of Sudan could be Read more »

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