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KPFA: Is It the End of Our Local Independent Community Radio Station?
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Community Media Center of Marin (CMCM)
819 A Street
San Rafael, California
It the End of Our Local
Radio Station KPFA?
to a Discussion about How to Keep It Going
November 14, 2019 7pm
Media Center of Marin (CMCM)
social justice and access for every community voice may soon end at
KPFA and its sister stations in Pacifica's national radio network.
years of turmoil, an internal selection process - proposed as "new
bylaws" - may hand power over to a self-selected few on the
Pacifica network board.
join us as Tracy Rosenberg, Executive Director of Media Alliance, and
Peter Franck, former Pacifica president, discuss the future of
Pacifica in a panel discussion. Radio host Peter B. Collins will
moderate, fielding audience questions.
is no secret that KPFA and the Pacifica network are struggling.
Panelists will address the many concerns and factions at KPFA
about recent dramatic radio network conflicts, resulting lawsuits, and
proposed new bylaws
shut down and lock out of staff at New York affiliate WBAI
elimination of various independent programs at KPFA
truth about the Pacifica network's financial state
can't we all just get along?"
you are a member or an occasional listener, Pacifica's survival is
essential to everyone's free speech.
come and learn more if you value free independent media. Join us in
protecting the fierce independence of KPFA's local and Pacifica's
national programming, which speaks truth to power.
Added to the calendar on Tue, Nov 12, 2019 1:32AM