Why Voice of America Is Losing to Voice of Communist China - at Home and Abroad
Bosco, Joseph A, The Christian Science Monitor
With funding and program cuts, Washington is crippling the truth- telling Voice of America broadcasts in China. Meanwhile, Beijing is aggressively expanding its media campaign to spread untruths - broadcasting from American soil. America can't afford to let the VOA go silent.
In the war of ideas between freedom and authoritarianism, the Voice of America (VOA) broadcast program is losing to the voice of communist China - not because Beijing's message is better but because its strategic vision and will to win surpass Washington's.
The United States government is unilaterally disarming (through funding and personnel cuts) much of its program of speaking truth to the …
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Publication information: Article title: Why Voice of America Is Losing to Voice of Communist China - at Home and Abroad. Contributors: Bosco, Joseph A - Author. Newspaper title: The Christian Science Monitor. Publication date: April 27, 2012. Page number: Not available. © 2009 The Christian Science Publishing Society. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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