The Observer

“Old” Technologies Deliver Current News

Katy Witkowski

July 15, 2013

Considering the number of news organizations in the United States, it's hard to believe that many people today cannot receive reliable news from their radio or television sets. In fact, fewer than 14 percent of the world's population lives in a country with a free press according to Freedom House's 2013 assessment. Critiques harm an autocratic leader's image, and...

“To Inform, Engage and Connect People Around the World in Support of Freedom and Democracy.”

June 21, 2013

I walk past these words twice when I enter the Voice of America building. Once upon passing through security and again just before entering the Public Affairs office. Before working here, they didn't mean much to me; I've never lived anywhere without freedom or democracy. But to millions of people around...

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Katie Witkowski