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textIncreased use of Social Media can harm our youth by Christopher Vitale
A look at the ways in which social media/cell phones are causing harm to the youth in our society....
Posted: Tue May 18, 2021 11:13AM
textSelf Serving Pro-Growth Media by Marissa Land
How power and control is affecting Sonoma County....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 2:36PM
textKPFA Full Circle Program On 2021 Pacific Bylaw Proposals by Repost
A debate was held on KPFA's Show Full Circle on the 2021 proposed new bylaw proposal...
Posted: Tue May 11, 2021 11:09AM
textLet’s Talk about Pacifica Radio’s Survival - Cont. by Akio Tanaka
Response to Ann Garrison’s “Pacifica Radio: Let’s Talk About the Debt” in CounterPunch...
Posted: Fri May 7, 2021 4:25PM
textReporting from Around the World, Reese Erlich Was a Beacon of Independent Journalism by Norman Solomon
He challenged "the basic assumptions of empire"...
Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2021 10:11AM
textLet’s Talk about Pacifica Radio’s Survival by Akio Tanaka
Pacifica needs a governance structure that can restore the health and strength of the network, so that it can continue to broadcast dangerous truths....
Posted: Mon Apr 26, 2021 10:51AM
textThe continued false alarm by Sucharit Bhakdi and Karina Reiss
In the past, a pandemic could only be declared if a new pathogen caused many deaths worldwide. In 2009, the WHO changed the definition in time for the swine flu fake pandemic so that the criteria of "new" and "worldwide spread" were sufficient....
Posted: Fri Apr 23, 2021 4:30AM
textWe Need Way More Censorship: A Plea to Big Tech to Save Us All by Nodgih Nalon (and Censored Guest)
In an effort to protect freedom of speech, we have spent our adult lives working with numerous well-known national organizations in support of the First Amendment. We mistakenly believed that protecting access to a diversity of ideas would strengthen our perspective. We even thought that the proper response to bad speech was better speech, more thoughtful speech....
Posted: Thu Apr 1, 2021 11:40AM
text4 Stages of Disinformation(as in Uyghur "genocide" claims by DLi
The recent crescendo of wild and sensationalized claims of "genocide" of the Uyghur minority (and of "mass rapes" and "concentration camps") in China actually reveals an aggressive disinformation campaign, initiated a the highest levels of government in both the USA and its client NATO states. Upon careful dissection, however, objective observers detect 4 stages of a sophisticated campaign intentionally promoted to support an Imperialist narrative--the "good" Western powers vs. a "bad" and "...
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 5:40PM
textThe Ultimate Gold Panning & Proespecting Guide by Michael Webster
First, let’s talk about the proper equipment, and of course the first thing you need is a good gold pan....
Posted: Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:39PM
textThe Last Stage of the Middle Class by Robert Kurz
The emancipatory overcoming of the modern commodity-producing system and the associated separation requires a social intervention on a high level. The second article "The Collapse of Modernization" was published in Oct 2004. Robert Kurz, editor of the German leftist Krisis journal, died too early at 69 after an operation....
Posted: Tue Mar 9, 2021 12:26PM
textFacebook’s “depoliticization” aimed at censorship of left-wing and socialist organizations by Kevin Reed (WSWS repost)
The recent announcement by Facebook that it would “reduce the amount of political content” on its platform is part of the drive by the US ruling establishment to block the spread of progressive, left-wing and socialist ideas on social media....
Posted: Wed Feb 10, 2021 8:24AM
textA grab for KPFA & Pacifica by repost
You have perhaps heard about the attempt -- not the one in DC -- this one is about some KPFA board members who asked a judge to just basically give them the Pacifica radio network. The request was denied, but it did leave a sense of shock and outrage. Here is a letter from a group of KPFA board members who are condemning the adventure....
Posted: Wed Feb 3, 2021 1:56PM
textFacebook escalates attack on socialist left by Socialist Equality Party (WSWS repost)
Facebook is engaged in an escalating campaign of state-backed internet censorship targeting socialist organizations, including the International Youth and Students for Social Equality....
Posted: Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:00AM
textMr. Assange never published false information by Christian Kliver and Nils Melzer
Mr. Assange did not hack or steal any of the information he released. Whether we may agree or disagree with his publications, they can in no way be considered a crime. Prosecuting Mr. Assange would amount to "shooting the ambassador" rather than correcting the problem he exposed....
Posted: Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:48AM
textAssault on KPFA & Pacifica by repost
Perhaps you heard about the attempt -- not in DC -- this one was in an LA courtroom, targeting Pacifica. Below is a letter from eight of us Rescue Pacifica persons who are on the KPFA board. Please share this widely....
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2021 11:32AM
textNo Shame at KPFA!Falling In Line Supporting Receivership Like Republicans-Save KPFA & Comp by repost
The majority of the KPFA Local Station Board who are supporters the board chair Christina Huggins who sued Pacifica to put it in Receivership included supporters of Save KPFA, New Day Pacifica, Rescue Pacifica, Pacifica Protectors & Community For Independent Radio...
Posted: Mon Jan 4, 2021 3:43PM
textSpecial Pacifica Programming On Battle For Community Radio, Pacifica & New Corp Bylaws by repost
A panel was held on Pacifica, the attack on community radio and the continued effort to privatize the Pacifica foundation through new corporate bylaws. Additionally on the same day the KPFA LSB chair and former CWA Union official Christina Huggins, board members Andrea Turner and psychiatrist Donald Goldmacher...
Posted: Tue Dec 8, 2020 11:23PM
textJournalism reeks of betrayal of democracy by M Klockner, B Druecke and J Steinbeiss
A "new normality" has taken root in our society. A climate of fear and severe, permanent encroachments on fundamental rights are shaping politics and social life. From the beginning of the pandemic, the media and politics have created a reality that almost treats the principles of democracy with contempt. These three articles are translated from the German in nachdenkseiten.de and Graswurzel Revolution....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2020 8:07AM
textKPFA PNB Rep/KPFA Management Supporter & WBAI Coupster Sabrina Jacobs Gets Demand For Apo by repost
KPFA PNB Rep/KPFA Management Supporter & WBAI Coupster Sabrina Jacobs Gets Demand For Apology On Nicaragua Story...
Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2020 3:02PM