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  1. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) was founded at the start of the Cold War to broadcast uncensored news and report to listeners behind the Iron Curtain. It represented an important part in the downfall of communism and the emergence of democracies in Europe after communism.
  2. Disputatious conversations on the airwaves of Radio Free Europe, and the publications resulting from those conversations, were probably my most useful contributions to the Cold War, both before and after my stint as director of the Radio.¹ Like so much else in my life, they happened without forethought or design, and in some ways against my.
  3. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) is a United States government-funded organization that broadcasts and reports news, information and analysis to countries in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East where it says that "the free flow of information is either banned by government authorities or not fully developed". RFE/RL is a (c)(3) corporation supervised by the U.S. Agency.
  4. Mar 15,  · During the Cold War, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty broadcast uncensored news and commentary to people living in communist nations. As critical elements of the CIA's early covert activities against communist regimes in Eastern Europe, the Munich-based stations drew a large audience despite efforts to jam the broadcasts and ban citizens from listening to them/5(3).
  5. Apr 16,  · R adio Free Europe was founded in and Radio Liberty a year later. The former served Soviet-dominated Eastern Europe and the latter broadcast to the Soviet Union itself.
  6. In the s and 60s, the CIA secretly funded Radio Free Europe, which broadcast anti-Communist propaganda behind the Iron Curtain. Kenneth Osgood, author of [Total Cold War], talked about the.
  7. The book examines the role of Western broadcasting to the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe during the Cold War, with a focus on Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty. It includes chapters by radio veterans and by scholars who have conducted research on the subject in once-secret Soviet bloc archives and in Western records.
  8. «Radio Wars: Broadcasting during the Cold War» is the latest special issue from Cold War History, guest edited by Dr. Linda Risso. Radio Wars: Broadcasting in the Cold War, Cold War History, n° , , ISSN (Print), (Online).. This special issue aims to: * Investigate radio broadcasts in a series of case studies that spans the Cold War.
  9. Radio Free Europe, also called Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), radio broadcasting organization created by the United States government in to provide information and political commentary to the people of communist eastern Europe and the Soviet the absence of unbiased media in the communist countries, Radio Free Europe provided its estimated 35 million .

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