Skip to comments.Drudge: BBC World Service to sign funding deal with US state department
Posted on 03/20/2011 5:07:21 PM PDT by torchthemummy
The BBC World Service is to receive a "significant" sum of money from the US government to help combat the blocking of TV and internet services in countries including Iran and China.
In what the BBC said is the first deal of its kind, an agreement is expected to be signed later this month that will see US state department money understood to be a low six-figure sum given to the World Service to invest in developing anti-jamming technology and software.
(Excerpt) Read more at guardian.co.uk ...
Translation: BBC to receive substantial money from the State Dept to broadcast pro Obama propaganda around the world.
Back in my shortwave radio days, I was constantly tuned into the BBC World Service, I miss hearing Lilliburrero at the top of the hour.
Were it a worthwhile venture then the free market would already have been involved in development. What, or who is being paid off here with this alleged “State Department money”, in reality taxpayer money?
Maybe we could add the State Department to the list of entities that need to be defunded.
How about Al Jazeera I getting on KCET Los Angeles lately
The state-run media cancer has metastasized.
...to help combat the blocking of TV and internet services in countries including Iran and China.Ludicrous. Regime change in Iran and China is the only thing that will work.
Here you go:
It is just agitprop when government funds any media....it is total bullshit.
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