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audio Greens to Protest Commission on Presidential Debates at Dominican (audio/mpeg 1.9mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
By calling itself the "Commission on Presidential Debates," the private corporation that controls presidential debates masquerades as a government entity. It is in fact a private, corporate-funded corporation controlled by the Republican and Democratic National Committees. A federal judge appointed by President George W. Bush recently tossed out a lawsuit brought against the so-called commission for excluding Green Party candidate Dr. Jill Stein and Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson. T...
Posted: Mon Sep 5, 2016 12:32PM
audio Supreme court vote 4-4 continue to Block Millions of DACA/DAPA Executive Order (audio/mpeg 11.7mb) by paz
NO DAPA? NO DEPORTATIONS. The Supreme Court just put approximately five million undocumented parents back at risk of deportation and continued the exclusion of those who wouldn’t have qualified.Meanwhile, abusive immigration enforcement agents operate unchecked: raiding refugee families, brutalizing people near the border, and putting our loved ones into detention centers and deportation proceedings....
Posted: Tue Jul 5, 2016 11:06AM
audio (Attachment On: Green, Libertarian, and Constitution Parties break down Pennsylvania ballot access barrier) (audio/mpeg 1.9mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
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Posted: Sun Jul 3, 2016 2:19PM
audio Darwin BondGraham & Ali Winston Discuss Their Oakland Police Investigation, Firing of Sean Whent (audio/mpeg 32.6mb) by UpFront, KPFA
Since this program was recorded, within a week of the firing of chief Sean Whent (on June 10), Oakland police have churned through two more, interim chief Ben Fairow (June 10 - June 15) and acting chief Paul Figueroa (June 15 - June 17). City Administrator Sabrina Landreth was then appointed by Mayor Libby Schaaf to oversee the department, and on June 20, deputy chief David Downing was named acting assistant chief. More and more crimes and corruption of Oakland police continue to be exposed....
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 5:33PM
audio The problem with writing in Bernie (audio/mpeg 1.8mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Will write-in presidential ballots for Bernie Sanders be counted or reported? Only in a few states unless Sanders files declarations of write-in candidacy, including lists of electors, and Bernie Sanders has stated throughout his campaign that he will not do so....
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 4:46PM
audio California Greens kick off registration and re-registration drive (audio/mpeg 3.4mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Thirty-two thousand members of the California Green Party, roughly 30% of its members, re-registered this year, presumably to vote for Bernie Sanders in the state’s Democratic primary. The Peace and Freedom Party, the other left party whose name appears on California ballots, lost 7,000 registered voters, or 9% of its membership. This week California Greens kicked off a drive to re-register former Greens and register those newly disaffected with the Democratic Party....
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:07AM
audio Full audio of Sanders' Oakland rally (Attachment On: Bernie Sanders rallies in Oakland before California primary, 5/30/16) (audio/mpeg 27.3mb) by Dave Id
Full audio 1:15:29 Audio begins with Gus Newport and Danny Glover Reich reaches the podium at 14:00 Sanders walks to the stage at 18:30 DxE protest interr...
Posted: Mon Jun 6, 2016 4:39PM
audio One hour and six minute audio of Bernie's speech in Fresno (Attachment On: Bernie Sanders in Fresno) (audio/mpeg 123.8mb) by Mike Rhodes
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Posted: Tue May 31, 2016 10:43AM
audio Vote Your Hopes, Not Your Fears: Building the Green Party (audio/mpeg 3.4mb) by Ann Garrison
Socialist Alternative, led by Seattle City Councilor Kshama Sawant, and others have called for Bernie Sanders to found an independent left party for the 99 percent and run as an independent, or to appeal to Jill Stein and the Green Party to join their ticket, despite Sanders's oft repeated promise to endorse the Democrats’ nominee. With little time left to get a new party on the ballot in most states, I looked into Green Party ballot access in the 50 states and spoke to Bruce Dixon, Georgia G...
Posted: Thu May 5, 2016 12:57PM
audio Interview with Westley Bayas III running as Delegate for Bernie Sanders (audio/mpeg 16.4mb) by wtul news
Janet Hays interviews New Orleans resident Westley Bayas III on what it means to be running as a delegate to represent Bernie Sanders at the 2016 July Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia to ensure that issues such as a nationwide $15/hour minimum wage, systemic criminal justice reform, and making public colleges & universities tuition free are In the Democratic platform for the 2016 election....
Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 9:45AM
audio Hillary Clinton and Justin Trudeau united behind Israel, against BDS (audio/mpeg 1.8mb) by KPFA Weekend News, Ann Garrison
There is now a full-fledged national movement to counter the BDS movement, with AIPAC-supported bills moving forward not only in Congress but also in two dozen state legislatures. These bills mimic legislation passed by the Israeli Knesset in 2014 and a resolution passed by Canada’s House of Commons, by a vote of 229 to 51, on Feb. 22 this year....
Posted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 1:01PM
audio Proposed city ordinance would reform marijuana prohibition in New Orleans (audio/mpeg 23.4mb) by WTUL News and Views
Interview with Kevin Caldwell - Executive Director of CommonsenseNOLA - a marijuana reform advocacy organization. Listeners learn about why a proposed city ordinance that would reform marijuana prohibition in New Orleans is needed. Discussed are issues of racial equity, summonses, citations and the negative economic and humanitarian impacts of high bonds amounts on poor people who have committed low level non-violent offenses....
Posted: Fri Mar 4, 2016 7:02PM
audio The Green Party of New Orleans (audio/mpeg 23.1mb) by WTUL News and Views
Kezia of WTUL News and Views speaks to Bart Everson of the Green Party of New Orleans about why he believes third party organizing to be beneficial to our democracy and a potentially powerful way to channel the energy and excitement of the Bernie Sanders campaign. The Green Party will be hosting a voter registration drive this Saturday at the 10th annual Hike for the Lafitte Greenway event....
Posted: Wed Mar 2, 2016 9:28AM
audio Bullingdon boys Rhodes & DeBeers carved up Africa, back in power with Boris, Dave & George (audio/mpeg 19.4mb) by BCfm Politics Show
also - 'International terrorism' cooked up by criminal governments to keep us in fear...
Posted: Sat Jan 30, 2016 5:51AM
audio David Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” (Part 2) (audio/mpeg 29.9mb) by WTUL News & Views
Part 2 from journalist David Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” at University of New Orleans on Tuesday, November 10, 2015....
Posted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:49PM
audio Audio (Attachment On: An Evening with Dolores Huerta) (audio/mpeg 21.9mb) by Mike Rhodes
This is an audio recording of Dolores Huerta’s remarks at the September 27 event. This 23:57 minute .mp3 was first heard on KFCF 88.1 FM in Fresno....
Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2015 4:24PM
audio Secret Plan to Capture Listener Sponsored Radio. Fake Progressives Exposed. (audio/mpeg 25.7mb) by betterbadnews
Twit Wit Radio Aired on KPFA Sept 6, 2015 Political Satire: The Panel skewers the fake progressive wing of the Democratic Party....
Posted: Wed Sep 9, 2015 9:46PM
audio Eliana Lopez: What is the Scandal, Mr. Lie? (audio/mpeg 2.1mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
In "What is the Scandal?," Eliana Lopez, actress and wife of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, tells her side of the story of how Ed Lee tried to oust her husband from elected office in 2012. The final performance in the show's run at San Francisco's Victoria Theatre will be Sunday, September 6, at 6 pm, at 2961 16th St....
Posted: Sat Sep 5, 2015 8:42PM
audio Bruce Dixon on Black Activism and the Democratic Party (audio/mpeg 10.8mb) by WBAI-Bruce Dixon
On Monday, 08.19.2015, Black Agenda Report Managing Editor Bruce Dixon spoke to WBAI's Morning Show Hosts Michael G. Haskins and Jed Brandt about Black Lives Matter, Black organizing, and the Democratic Party. He says that the attempt to claim the Democratic Party as a populist organization has a long history which included successes, but that elites changed the rules to undermine every one of them....
Posted: Wed Aug 19, 2015 4:20PM