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text One human being is equal to a hundred animals? by Varun Kumar
In a small town of Kotpad in Orissa, a tragic incident claimed the lives of eight people, who were killed by a wild bear that had managed to escape from its habitat into the village. The bear was eventually caught and killed by the villagers.
Posted: Mon Apr 18, 2016 2:42AM
text Congress Releases Draft Puerto Rico Bill to Address Financial Crisis by Greg Williams
The House Committee on Natural Resources released draft legislation to address Puerto Rico's debt crisis.
Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 12:44PM
text Russia: Brazen assault on journalists and human rights defenders in North Caucasus by Amnesty International
Brazen assault on journalists and human rights defenders in North Caucasus illustrates official failures
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2016 7:57PM
text Call for Action Save Palestinian Journalist Mohammed Al Qeeq & IFJ Support For Al Queeg by IFJ
Video of jounalist Mohammed Al Qeeg and the International Federation of Journalists: Worldwide call to demand Netanyahu to release journalist on hunger strike
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2016 5:49PM
text Those who get broadband end up voting for Democrats. The war on the web. by Kieren McCarthy
Those who get broadband end up voting for Democrats. The war on the web.
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 4:46PM
text Judge Signals Wyoming’s Data Trespass Laws Likely Unconstitutional by via Center for Food Safety
CHEYENNE, WY (December 29, 2015) – A federal judge noted “serious concerns and questions” about the constitutionality of Wyoming’s controversial “data trespass” laws in response to a suit from a diverse coalition of conservation, press, academic and animal-protection groups. The suit claims that in violation of Americans’ constitutional rights, the laws punish communication to government agencies of photos and data taken on open land, criminalizing otherwise lawful advocacy in a...
Posted: Thu Dec 31, 2015 2:48PM
text EVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into! by Mike Masnick and Danny K
EVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into!
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:15PM
text Gene-Altered Salmon; The FDA is not credible by Summer Mayne
This is a Letter to the Editor in response to an article published by the Press Democrat that discusses gene-altered salmon as a solution to our current over-fishing epidemic.
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 9:43PM
text Human Trafficking in Sonoma County by Mandy Schloss
Human Trafficking has become a prevalent issue throughout the United States, especially in Sonoma County. It is, however, underreported and efforts against it are underfunded. Young women are being exploited for the profit of the pimps.
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 2:04PM
text KPFA-Pacifica Union History and Politics by Bob English
Remembering the progressive missions and legacies of IWW labor organizer and working class song writer Joe Hill and Pacifica Radio founder Lew Hill. Highlighting, untangling threads of recent history/politics of Pacifica-KPFA workers unions, the industrial to craft unionism transition or coup underlying labor turmoil over 25 years, particularly differences/conflicts in union solidarity, representation or exclusion of unpaid workers. UEW industrial/inclusive vs. CWA craft/paid staff only union...
Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 4:48PM
text Former Pacifica ED and Leader of "Save KPFA" Targets Flashpoints Host Dennis Bernstein by repost
Pacifica "Save KPFA" grouping including former Pacifica ED Margy Wilkinson who is a collaborator with Dan Siegel has targeted Pacifica KPFA Flashpoints producer Dennis Bernstein for interviewing Aron Gupta about the role of the SEIU in the Fight For $15 Movement.
Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2015 2:50AM
text Is Palestinian children's art "appropriate" for KPFA and its Local Station Board? by United for Community Radio
In 2011, Oakland’s Museum of Children’s Art abruptly cancelled a planned exhibition of art created by children in the Palestinian occupied territories of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. At the time, Museum board chair (current Save KPFA Local Station Board candidate) Hilmon Sorey stated that the art was “not appropriate” for the Museum. The United for Community Radio LSB candidate slate says “This kind of candidate is NOT APPROPRIATE for the KPFA Local Station Board.” Th...
Posted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 5:38PM
text Rescue KPFA! Vote for Scott Olson and the UCR 9! by Ann Garrison
If you've given $25 or three hours of your time to KPFA Radio during the past year, you should soon receive an electronic and /or paper ballot to vote in the KPFA Local Station Board meeting. Rescue KPFA! Vote for the UCR 9!
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2015 11:12PM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Call for Federal Action to Address Financial Crisis by Adna Gasi
Religious Leaders Call for Federal Action Regarding Financial Crisis
Posted: Thu Oct 1, 2015 9:15AM
text Groups Sue to Overturn Controversial Wyoming Data-Censorship Laws by via Center for Food Safety
CHEYENNE, WY (September 29, 2015) – A diverse coalition of conservation, press, academic and animal-protection groups filed suit today in federal court seeking to strike down a pair of Wyoming state laws that stifle freedom of speech and make citizen science illegal in the state. The suit claims that in violation of Americans’ constitutional rights, the laws punish communication to government agencies of photos and data taken on open land, criminalizing otherwise lawful advocacy in an att...
Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2015 3:00PM
text Pope Francis Addresses Economic Issues During US Visit by Adna Gasi
Pope Francis centers on economic issues during the first day of his US tour.
Posted: Wed Sep 23, 2015 2:03PM
text KPFA Host/PNB treasurer Brian Edwads-Tiekert Grabbing More Air Time On KPFA/KPFK As Pacifi by repost
KPFA Host And PNB treasurer Brian Edwads-Tiekert Grabbing More Air Time On KPFA/KPFK As Pacifica Forces Sonali Kolhatkar Off Air
Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2015 7:18PM
text Free Radio Santa Cruz's Last Plea: $500 Reward for a Year's Lease by Robert Norse
Free Radio Santa Cruz will begin dismantling its studio on Sunday September 13th, with our final broadcast on September 20th. UNLESS get community help. We need to secure a 10' X 10' rental space in someone's garage, backyard, basement, or house to set up a studio. We'll pay. And there's a $500 reward if your help is successful. Please contact me at rnorse3@hotmail.com; or go to freakradio.org with any information. We don't want to end of our 20 year run.
Posted: Fri Sep 11, 2015 7:39AM
text United Nations Adopts Debt Principles to Prevent Financial Crisis by Adna Gasi
The United Nations General Assembly voted 136-6 with 41 abstentions to adopt a set of principles to guide countries facing debt crises
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2015 2:34PM
text United Nations Votes on Principles to Prevent Debt Crises by Adna Gasi
The United Nations votes today in favor of principles to guide economies facing financial distress

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Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2015 1:29PM