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textA Response to Pacifica in Exile article ‘Bad Bylaws Take 2’ by Akio Tanaka
9-3-20 Pacifica in Exile (PIE) article ‘Bad Bylaws Take 2’ critiques the proposed New Day Pacifica (NDP) Bylaws. Following is a response to the article, giving the reasons why you should sign the petition for the new Bylaws....
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:20AM
textStill 42% Support for Nazi Trump by Who Are the 42%?
42% support for Nazi Trump despite admissions on tape that he knew at the beginning of February 2020 that the virus was 5 times worse than the flu but said nothing....
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:13AM
textTrump's time is running out! by Detlef Umbach
His record as president is modest. The economy is in crisis, unemployment is at record levels, and longer-term projects such as the reduction of large foreign trade deficits and the Great Wall at the border have not progressed beyond initial stages. Trump's foreign and trade policy is so fickle and unclear that it is hard to find anything positive from it for the election campaign....
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:20AM
textMiddle Passage - Etihad´s Air Ways by Jean Amazan
I am reporting to your attention an unspeakable incident of urgent concern, that has obviously caused great harm to me and my family. It has now been 6 years and still feel aggrieved by the reckless treatment I endured in 2014 during the course of my Etihad Airways international flights. It is a terrible collection of memories to hold and it feels as if it has happened to me ``yesterday``. I Believe, I Have a Story to Tell......
Posted: Wed Sep 9, 2020 2:53PM
text19 Years Since 9/11 Inside Job by 9/11 was an Inside Job
This year, 19 years after the 9/11 Inside Job of 9/11/01, Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth has taken the lead in pursuing the reversal of the NIST false decision that fires supposedly caused the collapse of the 110 Story Twin Towers and a 47 Story building, based on the massive evidence provided by commercial TV coverage on 9/11/01 where reporters described the demolition explosives they heard and witnessed. In addition, on September 10, 2020, the Northern California 9/11 Truth All...
Posted: Wed Sep 9, 2020 8:33AM
textFinance Ministers and United Nations Discuss COVID Crisis Solutions by Zachary Conti
IMF Announces Access to Global "SDRs" Reserve...
Posted: Tue Sep 8, 2020 5:07PM
textOnce more: what has happened to the #MeToo witch-hunt? by David Walsh (WSWS Repost)
The apparent stifling of the #MeToo Movement points to the way the US media turns on a given tap at one instant, only to turn it off at the next. Everything it reports is dictated by the needs of the ruling elite to shift public opinion, always with a larger political agenda in mind, to confuse and deceive the people....
Posted: Tue Sep 8, 2020 9:25AM
textCan U.S. Democracy Be Fixed? by Richard Falk
To distract and divert, scapegoating becomes a core tactic of these moves away from democratic cohesion. In a world of inequalities and global warming, there has arisen a frightening receptivity to blaming the stranger or the other for the unfairness being experienced in the forms of inequality, economic displacement, and erosions of national identity....
Posted: Sat Sep 5, 2020 4:54AM
textMother Jones Epidemic by Michael Steinberg
As a Labor Day weekend begins with many millions out of work, while we're supposed to stay home (if we have one) and not have any fun,I thought I'd share from Mother Jones' autobiography how she lived though the epidemic of her day....
Posted: Fri Sep 4, 2020 11:04PM
textThe Shortwave Report 09/04/20 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Spanish National Radio, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and NHK Japan....
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2020 6:36PM
textRussiagate Or Impeachment, Because Those Were Fake Things by Caitlin Johnstone
Caitlin Johnstone writes about the end of illusions. "Peace is not everything, but without it, everything becomes nothing" (Willy Brandt). You can have peace or the US empire. You can't have both....
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2020 10:05AM
textOn the prohibition of the war of aggression by Ruprecht Grossmann
Happy Anti-war Day Sept 1, 2020! Peace is not everything but without peace, everything is nothing (Willy Brandt) The German Basic Law mentioned in this article is equivalent to our constitution....
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2020 3:43AM
textThe greatest threat to Pacifica is not the New Bylaws, but the old ones! Read why. by Akio Tanaka
Why is it important to sign the petition for the new Pacifica Bylaws?...
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 2:30PM
textFour Years Ago, We Warned That Trump Could Win. Now, We’re Warning Again by Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon
Myths can be dangerous...
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 10:11AM
textAmerica's Dual Recession by Laura Tyson and Lenny Mendoncaa
There is every reason to expect that many of the lost jobs – perhaps as many as 40% – will never come back. In the short to medium term, the tragic paradox is that employment opportunities are both too few and pay too little....
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 3:36AM
textAnother {attempted} Power Grab By Pacifica Corporatizers! by repost - from Alex Steinberg
KPFA members: Don't Sign The Petition At Pacifica To Corporatize The Bylaws! - From the Pacifica National Board Chair...
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:44AM
textFall 2020 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Immigrant News Alert! by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network
ICE Is Leaving Immigrants To Die In Detention, Trump Used Looted Venezuelan Public Money To Build Border Wall With Mexico...
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:08AM
textHelp Pacifica- Support the New Bylaws- Do Sign the Petition! by Akio Tanaka
“… it would be beneficial for the Foundation to review its Bylaws and consider any revisions to simplify them and encourage more productive meetings….”...
Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 8:51AM
textWorking Hours: A four-day week by Heinz Bontrup
Reducing working hours is a socio-economic investment that often brings better long-term health and more time sovereignty. A three-day or four-day workweek is the only way to ensure meaningful work to the rising generation. State or public employment is necessary to supplement private employment. Part-time workers should work more while 38-hour workers should work less....
Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:39AM
textSF DMV Homeless Encampment Disappeared by Michael Steinberg
A homeless encampment adjacent to the SF Department of Motor Vehicles that had been going on for 6 months vanished at the end of August....
Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 11:10PM