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RALLY AT KPFA FOR FLASHPOINTS - Part 2: Speakers: Nora Barrows-Friedman
by Bill Carpenter ( wcarpent [at] ccsf.edu )
Sunday Dec 27th, 2009 1:42 PM
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Part 1:
WHY WE ARE HERE AT KPFA TODAY:

Miguel Gavilan Molina
Jane Fehlberg
Anita Barrows
Anne Hudes
Michael Parenti
Gene Herman
Kate Tanaka
Stan Woods
Richard Becker
Wayne Miller
Sasha Futran

Part 2:
SPEAKERS:
Dennis Bernstein
Nora Barrows-Friedman <---This is Nora
Dennis Bernstein-2
Miguel Gavilan Molina
Michael Parenti

Part 3:
DENNIS TAKES US ON A TOUR OF KPFA:
(Coming later)
§Nora Barrows-Friedman
by Bill Carpenter Sunday Dec 27th, 2009 1:42 PM
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Nora's public statement of last week:
http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/12/10/18632128.php




Comments  (Hide Comments)

by John mith
Friday Jan 15th, 2010 3:04 PM
It's unbelievable how this people, the so called "flashpoints team," are able to manipulate some on the well intended KPFA listeners. The pattern Dennis Bernstein has been following over the years to attack other workers (management included), just because they refuse to be manipulated and being used for Mr. Bernstein politics inside the first public radio station in the country is totally insane. The suffering and abuse Mr. Bernstein has caused to so many people over the years is more than extraordinary. He has constantly abused many of the women and people of color who have worked for Flashpoints. The overload of work on technicians who have had the bad luck to end up working for these vicious group is more than clear to anybody at the station. One of his more recent victims is Eric Klein, whom they now pretend they are defending. Mr. Klein is filling grievances with the union representing the KPFA staff on a case of abuse and mistreatment he says has been very well documented. The corruption, manipulation, lies and nepotism, not to mention the mafia style threats by his slave Miguel Gavilan Molina, to whoever does not agree to go along with them, have to be stopped in order to keep a reasonable safe work place at KPFA. The radio station has spent so much money on lawyers, lawsuits, and medical expenses of the people he has abused, that now run into the hundreds of thousands of money the station needs to keep going. The amount of hours Nora Barrows, Miguel Gavilan Molina and Mr. Bernstein himself work to put together the 5 hours a week radio show is not justified by the salary the get for it. Why Mr. Bernstein, Mrs. Barrow and Mr. Molina don't run the board themselves while speaking on the microphone like anybody else does, including the volunteer programmers? Why they require a technician to make the telephone connections they need for the show? Why they don't edit their own prerecorded interviews?
Please, lets stop this madness of patterns of lies and manipulation for the good of our beloved radio station.