Posts Tagged ‘ VOA ’

24/7 News Cycle Bad For Journalism, Deadly For Journalists

Dec 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Uncategorized

By now it’s fairly well accepted that the 24/7 news cycle and the competition that comes with it is problematic for the state of journalism. The most embarrassing result, of course, being the fake WikiLeaks story that wound up on the front page of several reputable newspapers (and continued to be published in some less […]



The Jang Group – how low the standards would fall?

Apr 13th, 2010 | By | Category: Jang, The News

The following was posted by Mr. Yousuf Nazar at his own blog, State of Pakistan, on Saturday, 10 April 2010. Mr. Nazar makes excellent observations about the increasingly poor so-called ‘reporting’ being published by The News (Jang Group). I am getting quite fed up with the planted, biased, illiterate, and highly unprofessional so-called reporting by […]



Ahmed Quraishi Criticizes VOA, Fails to Disclose He Asked VOA For Job

Nov 4th, 2009 | By | Category: The Nation

Last week, Ahmed Quraishi wrote in The Nation, “VOA takes over PBC?” While Mr. Quraishi was critical of the Voice of America (VOA), he failed to disclose that he previously applied for a job with the same agency. In his article, Mr. Quraishi refers to the VOA as a “US propaganda network,” but a 2007 […]



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