Can Afghanistan’s Leading Broadcaster Get Rid of the Taliban?

Over the past two decades, Afghan broadcaster Tolo has been known for provocative programs such asBurka Avenger,“which one animated superhero uses martial arts to destroy the bad guys trying to shut down a girls’ school. Millions of Afghans also watched obscene Turkish soap operas, the popular “6:00 News” and reality show “Afghan Star” It features …

Broadcaster Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ Footage Posted During the Olympics

For television broadcasters worldwide, the parade of nations during the opening of the Olympics can be an exercise for diplomacy and global awareness, as media outlets resort to trivia, athlete profiles, and geopolitical considerations to fill airtime. But a South Korean broadcaster apologized for selecting “inappropriate” images that appeared next to the names of various …