American Diplomacy

Interweaving of Public Diplomacy and U.S. International Broadcasting, American Diplomacy, December 2011

National Review

Silenced by Washington with Mario Corti, National Review, October 23, 2012

Washington Examiner

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty must not submit to Putin’s blackmail, Washington Examiner, January 27, 2021

‘Voice of One America’ is against US law, Washington Examiner, November 30, 2020

Dangerously naive VOA journalists make fools of themselves, Washington Examiner, October 8, 2020

How Voice of America lost control of its website to obscene Russian trolls for eight years, Washington Examiner, August 26, 2020

Voice of America’s forgotten Mr. Joneses, Washington Examiner, August 9, 2020

After a decade of extreme bias and foreign propaganda, Voice of America needs a fresh start, Washington Examiner, July 6, 2020

Kirk Douglas supported free speech in the US, and in the USSR, Washington Examiner, February 16, 2020

How to beat Putin at his own game, Washington Examiner, November 28, 2019

An ahistorical Voice of America is dangerous for the nation, Washington Examiner, August 6, 2019

Collusion: How the State Department tried to save Voice of America from Soviet influence in WWII, Washington Examiner, May 12, 2019

Obama holdovers at VOA failed to broadcast the Singapore summit into North Korea, Washington Examiner, June 19, 2018

Voice of America’s failure in Iran and China, Washington Examiner, January 24, 2018

Equal time for communists? The downhill slide of VOA, Washington Examiner, September 17, 2017

When an idea is foolish and dangerous, Washington Examiner, January 10, 2016

Bureaucrats grasp for power at Broadcasting Board of Governors, Washington Examiner, May 5, 2012

U.S. taxpayers funding pro-Putin VOA programs, Washington Examiner, February 20, 2012

Washington Times

LIPIEN: A propaganda-free Voice of America, Washington Times, July 15, 2014

LIPIEN: Losing the information war, Washington Times, July 29, 2013

LIPIEN: Hushing America’s message in terrorism’s redoubt, Washington Times, April 29, 2013

LIPIEN: VOA harms Putin opposition in Russia, Washington Times, February 8, 2012

LIPIEN: Don’t silence Voice of America radio to China, Washington Times, March 31, 2011

LIPIEN: Remembering a Polish-American patriot, Washington Times, September 1, 2010

Digital Journal

Op-Ed: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty can’t cope with Putin propaganda, Digital Journal, May 8, 2016

Op-Ed: Cuba jazz musician snubbed by White House and Voice of America, Digital Journal, April 24, 2016

Op-Ed: Voice of America or Voice of Castro without any balance?, Digital Journal, April 20, 2016

Op-Ed: Anti-Israel RFE/RL Facebook message may inspire terrorists, Digital Journal, March 28, 2016

Op-Ed: A phony John Paul II love story distorted his real persona, Digital Journal, February 17, 2016

Op-Ed: Reform needed for U.S. soft power to work, Digital Journal, January 2, 2016

Op-Ed: Voice of America falsely tells world U.S. is in a ‘State of Fear’, Digital Journal, December 7, 2015

Op-Ed: Reform and adult supervision for Broadcasting Board of Governors, Digital Journal, November 30, 2015

Op-Ed: Voice of America in intellectual twilight zone against Putin, Digital Journal, August 12, 2015

Op-Ed: Kudos to RFE/RL, Digital Journal, July 31, 2015

Op-Ed: Voice of America disappoints, Digital Journal, May 12, 2015

Op-Ed: Walter Isaacson on U.S. media and public diplomacy, Digital Journal, May 5, 2015

Op-Ed: Voice of America can learn from State Dept. about social media, Digital Journal, April 3, 2015

Op-Ed: Chinese dissident criticizes Obama, praises Hillary Clinton, Digital Journal, March 22, 2015

Op-Ed: Murder of Polish priest may offer clues in Boris Nemtsov’s case, Digital Journal, March 3, 2015

Op-Ed: Cuba keeps Voice of America and Marti reporters away, Digital Journal, January 21, 2015

Op-Ed: Help save Lake Tahoe from losing its iconic skyline, Digital Journal, December 11, 2014

Op-Ed: Putin’s Russian victimhood on Voice of America, Digital Journal, October 20, 2014

Op-Ed: Propaganda war in which Voice of America helps Putin, Digital Journal, September 9, 2014

Op-Ed: No propaganda, Voice of America need not fear reform bill, Digital Journal, May 2, 2014

Op-Ed: Ukraine gets short shrift from mismanaged Voice of America, Digital Journal, January 29, 2014

American journalist rejects Russia’s claims for visa denial, Digital Journal, January 14, 2014

Op-Ed: RFI explaining French ways to global audience, even love and sex, Digital Journal, January 14, 2014

Wife of Polish Greenpeace activist visits husband in Russian jail, Digital Journal, November 7, 2013

Op-Ed: Voice of America news report sides with Putin against Greenpeace, Digital Journal, November 5, 2013

Op-Ed: VOA and U.S. public diplomacy failed on Obama-Malala meeting, Digital Journal, October 14, 2013

Op-Ed: Federal employees identify U.S. stations for government-paid news SPECIAL, Digital Journal, July 27, 2013

Op-Ed: US propaganda ban overturned with help of government propaganda, Digital Journal, July 16, 2013

Op-Ed: I’m not afraid of Voice of America news in the US, but . . ., Digital Journal, July 15, 2013

Op-Ed: America could learn from rappers’ tribute to Radio Free Europe, Digital Journal, April 7, 2013

Op-Ed: Former US diplomat criticizes weak language on Libya killings, Digital Journal, September 14, 2013

Op-Ed: Chen Guangcheng listened in prison to Voice of America radio, Digital Journal, May 20, 2012

Op-Ed: Annette Lantos wants to save Voice of America from cuts by BBG, Digital Journal, April 12, 2012

Op-Ed: America’s radios dancing to Putin’s tune in Moscow SPECIAL, Digital Journal, March 2, 2012

Op-Ed: US helping Chinese censors stifle the Jasmine Revolution, Digital Journal, August 19, 2011

Op-Ed: Biden’s advisor: Think less of what US can do for Central Europe, Digital Journal, October 20, 2009

Op-Ed: Obama should listen to fellow Nobel winners Dalai Lama and Walesa, Digital Journal, October 10, 2009

Was White House duped by Kremlin on timing of missile decision?, Digital Journal, October 2, 2009

Op-Ed: Obama chose wrong day to abandon missile defense shield in Europe, Digital Journal, September 17, 2009

Op-Ed: From Russia with Censorship, Digital Journal, September 16, 2009

Killings of Journalists in Russia Lead to Self-Censorship, Digital Journal, September 15, 2009

Blogger New Network

Neglect of Media Freedom Issues in Russia Contributed to Murder of Russian Journalist Anna Politkovskaya, BNN, October 12, 2006