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Venezuelan government silences critical radio stations

Venezuelan government silences critical radio stations


NEWS.>>Calvin: WHAT A MESS DISEEND. DPLEN A, THANKS A LOT.>>Janine: IN VENEZUELA THE PRO-MADURO CONSTITUTIONAL ASSEMBLY CONTINUES TO RULE OUT-WITHOUT ANY CHECKS ON THE POWER AND MANY FEAR THAT THE GROUP WILL SILENCE DISSIDENTS.>>Calvin: AS LOCAL10’S CODE WEDDLE REPORTS TWO RADIO STATIONS THAT REGULARLY CRITICIZED THE GOVERNMENT ARE NOW OFF THE AIR.>>Calvin: AND IT’S 1:00 P.M. IN CARACAS IT’S TIME FOR THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL OUR ON 92.9 FOR 27 YEARS FERNANDO HAS PRODUCED AND HOSTED HIS ROCK ADENSIA PROGRAM BUT FOR A FEW WEEKS NOW HIS PROGRAM CAN NO LONGER BE HEARD ON 92-POINT 9. IN FACT, THE SPIRE STATION HAS BEEN BOOTED OFF THE AIR AND ALREADY REPLACED. IN A MOVE MANY HAVE DENOUNCED AS CENSORSHIP, THE STATE REGULATORY BODY DECIDING NOT TO RENEW THE STATION’S BROADCAST LICENSE. Y “HERE YOU CAN’T CRITICIZE IN ANY WAY, NOT EVEN SUBTLELY IT. HAS BEEN PROHIBITED. THIS IS REPRESSION AND DICTATORSHIP.” WHILE MOST OF THE PROGRAMS HERE CONSISTED OF MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT LIKE THIS ONE, OTHERS DID INCLUDE POLITICAL ISSUES, OFTEN POKING FUN AT THE GOVERNMENT. “MOST PRIVATE RADIO STATIONS IN VNDZ HAVE OUR LICENSES ALREADY EXPIRED SO THERE’S AN IMMEDIATE ABILITY TO NOT RENEW YOU THE.” AND SO NOW 92.9 CONTINUES BROADCASTING OM ONLIN “THAT WASN’T POSSIBILITY A MAGIC 99.1 WHERE THE GOVERNMENT LETTERS REVOKED THE BROADCAST LICENSE. 300 EMPLOYEES HERE NOW UNEMPLOYED.” BOTH STATIONS NOW HOPING THE DECISION MIGHT JUST BE REVERSED. HERNANDO HOPING TO BRING ROCK

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