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textWhistleblower Network on Assange by
" If the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is still to be worth anything, all politicians in Western liberal democracies must stand up and speak out. Those who - quite rightly - stand behind Alexei Nawalny must also stand up for Julian Assange. The credibility of our rule of law is at stake here. "...
Posted: Sat, Dec 11, 2021 8:58am PST
textDoes social media affect our lives? by Asma Khan
Female African-American Hip Hop artist, Keldamuzik shared her insight on social media and how it affects lives....
Posted: Thu, Nov 11, 2021 9:33pm PST
textProposal: How an Historic Pacifist Enterprise Meets its Demise by Frank Stipp
The Democratic Party & recipients of its affiliated foundations are steadily advancing in the dissolution of its longest-running stable of critics: Pacifica Radio Network. A succession of lawsuits openly intended to relinquish flagship (NY/LA) frequencies, has drawn her bickering factions together for shards of the proceeds -- valued in the many $10s of millions -- of the lapsed anti-war collaborative....
Posted: Tue, Nov 9, 2021 12:18am PST
textPutting Facebook & Co. in its place by LobbyControl
there has been growing concern in civil society and among policymakers that these practices conflict with users' right to privacy, enable manipulation and disinformation campaigns, and ultimately undermine the principle of a public sphere subject to democratic rules....
Posted: Mon, Nov 8, 2021 4:38am PST
textThe Inner Sanctuary and The Uprooted Generation by Roland Rottenfusser and Niocolas Riedl
Contemplation does not directly change the world, but it does change people by bringing them closer to themselves again. Our situation in a facade democracy with a compliant majority, with rigid state power, and with laws that are almost always against us, is not unlike that in a prison - a prison with larger cells, perhaps....
Posted: Sat, Oct 30, 2021 7:47am PDT
textMisstatements Regarding the "Pacifica Lawsuit" by Akio Tanaka
Pacifica did file a complaint against New Day; however there has not been any court judgment on the complaint....
Posted: Fri, Oct 22, 2021 5:21pm PDT
textAnswering KPFA "Protector's" email by KPFA listener supporter
A KPFA "Protector" sent out an email blast featuring attacks on Rescue Pacifica's accounts of their malfeasances, calling them "Fiction" ("Facts vs Fiction"). This piece is to set the record straight, and counteract the Fictionalized narrative from the faction whose leaders are attempting to remove KPFA from the Pacifica network, whose unique mission is to present the truths not found elsewhere on the radio spectrum....
Posted: Thu, Oct 14, 2021 5:49pm PDT
textVote Now! Rescue Pacifica Debunks the Pretenders, Plus Finances, Conflict Resolution by Virginia Browning
Debunking KPFA "Protectors" in last 3 days of KPFA board election...
Posted: Wed, Oct 13, 2021 11:05pm PDT
textSF City’s Retirement System Run By Cops/Firefighters Union Bosses Funds Newspaper Looters by Dr. Derek Kerr
The SF City pension fund run by the police and firefighters union officials is allowing the public workers fund to buy the union busting "vulture" hedge fund Alden Global which is busting newspaper unions throughout the country....
Posted: Wed, Sep 15, 2021 5:52pm PDT
textNew York Times cites US torturer Michael Chertoff on Chinese “repression” by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
Over the weekend, the New York Times published an editorial calling China the world’s leading purveyor of “transnational repression,” based entirely on a report produced under the supervision of a war criminal....
Posted: Tue, Aug 31, 2021 8:47am PDT
textRemembering Jack Hirschman by Michael Steinberg
The recent death of poet and activist Jack Hirschman as recalled by another writer and activist....
Posted: Mon, Aug 23, 2021 11:29pm PDT
textMedia propaganda and the Afghan debacle by Joseph Kishore (WSWS Repost)
In the wake of the collapse of the US puppet government in Afghanistan, the media and political establishment have been consumed by the question: how they were so disastrously “caught off guard” by the extremely rapid collapse of the regime in Kabul?...
Posted: Tue, Aug 17, 2021 11:02pm PDT
textKPFA Supporters Of "New Day" Who Control LSB Refuse To Hold Committee Meeting by "New Day" KPFA Supporters Ignore Their Jobs
The present majority of the KPFA Local Station Board supported the corporate "New Day" bylaw proposals. They argued that the Local Station Boards should be advisory and should not approve the budget and evaluate the manager. Now they are their supporters are running for the LSB with the position that they really don't want to do what is required under the bylaws. This is duplicitous and shows a lack of integrity and honesty. If you don't want to follow the bylaws and do your job you should no...
Posted: Tue, Aug 10, 2021 1:02pm PDT
textThe Truth About The Results of The Pacfiica Bylaw Proposals by "New Day” by repost
A report on the 2021 bylaw elections by "New Day" and the results of the election by Renée Asteria-Peñaloza...
Posted: Mon, Aug 9, 2021 2:08pm PDT
textCatholic Freedom: Why Confession To A Priest Is Not Necessary To Have Sins Forgiven by N. Evans
Catholic Freedom Newsletter: Why Confession To A Priest Is Not Necessary To Have Sins Forgiven...
Posted: Fri, Jul 30, 2021 12:01pm PDT
textThe mystery of `populism' and The anarchism stereotype by G.M. Tamas and David Graeber
Under normal circumstances, people are as reasonable and decent as they are allowed to be, and that they can organize themselves and their communities without being told how....
Posted: Wed, Jul 21, 2021 2:02pm PDT
textNew Catholic Freedom Newsletter (Updated 7-16-21) by N. Evans
A Small Occasional Catholic Newsletter Influenced by the Ideas of Benjamin Tucker, P.J. Proudhon, Dorothy Day, Peter Maurin, Noam Chomsky, the Claretians, as well as the Second Vatican Council. Edited by Nicholas Evans...
Posted: Fri, Jul 16, 2021 8:36pm PDT
textCapitalism is not natural by John-Baptiste Odour
Political programs in the 20th century, then, were meant to create equality, not merely alleviate poverty. How we live collectively, what we value as a society, and how we want to conceive of ourselves - all these questions were politicized by these programs and helped lay the foundation of a society based on solidarity....
Posted: Tue, Jul 13, 2021 10:12am PDT
textSharon Kyle's L.A. Progressive features #MeToo Garrison Keillor: Whither Pacifica? by Sheila Hamanaka
Sharon Kyle's for-profit L.A. Progressive is featuring #MeToo MPR reject Garrison Keillor.  Is this Kyle's idea of a "New Day" for Pacifica?  Vote NO in the Pacifica bylaws referendum if you don't share the #MeToo vision....
Posted: Tue, Jul 6, 2021 11:19am PDT
textA Letter to Oakland Teachers About Pacifica, Race & Democracy by Sheila Hamanaka
Why a Japanese American children's book author/illustrator is going to Vote NO in the Pacifica bylaws referendum -- it's simple. New Day supporters illegally shut down WBAI NYC in 2019--using the same excuse: finances. Is New Day's "business plan" really institutionalized racism?...
Posted: Mon, Jul 5, 2021 12:09am PDT