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textEFF Asks FTC To Scrutinize Secret Deal Saddling .ORG Registry with $360 Million in Debt by EFF & Americans for Financial Reform
February 21, 2020: The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) called for the disclosure of secret financing details behind the $1.1 billion .ORG sale, and has asked the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to scrutinize the deal. The transaction would saddle the .ORG registry with $360 million in debt....
Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:56PM
textHow is it KPFA last paid property tax on April 3rd, 2013?!? Where's the transparency? by repost
The KPFA business manager Maria Negret and manager Quincy McCoy have failed to pay the property taxes on the building for years. People are asking how this could happen and why this information was kept a secret even from the KPFA Local Station Board....
Posted: Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:34AM
textAmerican Visitors Killed New Zealand by Mike J.
My buddy was killed in a tragic car crash while visiting New Zealand a while back. But, the authorities didn't even release his name! He was apparently one of more than 5,000 foreigners who have been killed in that country since 2000. The truth about the number of visitors killed in NZ, highlighted recently by the White Island volcano disaster, is very disturbing....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 3:42AM
textFor Corporate Media, It’s ‘Anybody But Sanders or Warren’ by Norman Solomon
Journalism that can't stand progressive populism...
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2019 8:59AM
text20th anniversary of Indymedia / Seattle 1999 WTO protests by IMC crowd-sourced curriculum
Curriculum to commemorate and share the history and inspiration of the Independent Media Center network...
Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:44PM
textWhy the Pacifica National Office intervened at WBAI by Akio Tanaka
Pacifica have a directorship that somehow believes you can VOTE reality out of existence....
Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:28AM
textPacifica's Rashomon by Akio Tanaka
The real danger to Pacifica is not a ‘corporate coup’. The real danger is a financial failure which is what the current governance structure has brought about....
Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:51AM
textPacifica’s WBAI Back on the Air But Fight for Non-Corporate Radio Continues by repost
A corporate coup that shutdown New York has temporarily been thwarted but the battle continues...
Posted: Fri Nov 8, 2019 9:39AM
textIdentity Fraud? Removed Pacifica National Board Chair Jacabs Still Chair? by repost
Sabrina Jacobs who was part of a coup to shutdown WBAI continued to say she was chair of Pacifica after the Pacifica National Board remove her....
Posted: Thu Nov 7, 2019 8:40PM
textWBAI LSB Chair Carolyn Mcintyre On 9/11 Attack On WBAI By Pacifica Bd Officers by Carolyn Mcintyre
The chair of the WBAI Carolyn Mcintyre talked about the 9/11 attack on the station by the national officers of Pacifica Foundation. This was done without a vote of the Pacfiica National Board....
Posted: Tue Oct 8, 2019 7:24AM
textIt's Not Free Speech Radio Anymore by reposted by Virginia B
Hypocritical attempt to dislodge vigilant Pacifica board member. I do hope you can get through this, and especially the last 3 or 4 paragraphs - then go back and read about the sausage-making if that's easier. Please forward to any you think care about Pacifica. I don't agree with this newsletter always, but I think this is important. I hope others will write to the board as article suggests - if nothing else, for the record. They may not be able to ignore thousands of emails....
Posted: Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:08PM
textReport To Pacifica Supporters & Listeners by Tom Voorhees
KPFA Local Station Board Member and Pacifica Network Board Member Tom Voorhees talks about a planned take-over of Pacifica and top down management...
Posted: Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:57PM
textUnited for Independent Radio - The NeoLiberal Plan to Destroy KPFA and Pacifica Radio by NoFreeSpeechForYou
The gloves are off and the neoliberal move to defang and destroy the only non-corporate media network in the country is out in the open. A new proposed "bylaws amendment" from United for Independent Radio exposes the plan. Vote Rescue Pacifica while you still can....
Posted: Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:22PM
textThe United States of Distraction by Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff
Reviewed by Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:30PM
textIndybay Pushes Back Against “Diamond Slavery” DMCA Takedown by Indybay
DMCA memory hole threatens to swallow article published on Indybay in 2003 about working conditions in Romanian diamond factory....
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:47PM
textKPFA is Trolling for Funds…Again by Doug Buckwald
KPFA has embarked on another fund drive. Although they call this one their "Summer Fund Drive", it should really be called the "make-up fund drive due to the public's failure to let us loot their pocketbooks sufficiently during the Spring Fund Drive."...
Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:36PM
textPacifica Chair Aaron Leaks Name Of New iED – Pacifica Splices Audiofile In Failed Coverup by Jara Handala
Grace Aaron, Chair of the Pacifica Board & two months later Executive Director, leaked to the public the name of her successor. It’s John Farneal (spelling). Then Pacifica attempted a coverup – but it failed: the unadulterated audiofile is published here. Pacifica's secrecy culture at the top remains entrenched and pervasive. Who can trust the current 'leadership'?...
Posted: Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:42PM
textAudio: Ayn Rand and the Culture of Greed by Lisa Duggan
She was an anti-communist and anti-Soviet after born as a Jew in St. Petersberg before the 1917 revolution....
Posted: Thu Jun 6, 2019 10:53AM
textBerkeley's KPFA is a Private Radio Club by Doug Buckwald
KPFA used to operate like a true community radio station, but now it has devolved into little more than a private radio club for the same handful of paid program hosts who have occupied the airwaves for decades....
Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 3:45PM
textAssange Has Been Arrested for US Extradition by Caitlin Johnstone
Extradited for journalism. In a blur, everything that Assange and WikiLeaks have been warning about for years has been proven correct, contrary to mountains of claims to the contrary by establishment loyalists everywhere. The same government which tortured Chelsea Manning is in the process of extraditing her publisher so that they can silence him forever....
Posted: Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:05AM