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"RFE/RL Waves Goodbye to Parliament Building"

The Prague Post reports on the architectural design of RFE/RL's new state-of-art broadcast center.

RFE/RL Waves Goodbye to Parliament Building
Johanna Breen | Prague Post

The building clearly meets the current requirements of RFE/RL, which has a history of broadcasting to troubled areas where the need for freedom of information is greatest. When communism toppled, it gradually ceased operations in countries deemed sufficiently democratic.

Achieving universal freedom is the organization's ultimate goal, so its greatest hope is to reach a stage where it no longer needs to exist. Should that happen, the building has been designed in such a way that it could easily be converted into office space at a future date. However, world democracy is a tenuous thing, so RFE/RL has an option to renew its lease twice.