We had a server outage, and we're rebuilding the site. Some of the site features won't work. Thank you for your patience.
imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Calendar Publish RSS
Features
latest news
best of news
syndication
commentary


KILLRADIO

VozMob

ABCF LA

A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List

LAAMN List




IMC Network:

Original Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech

Surviving Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: canada: quebec east asia: japan europe: athens barcelona belgium bristol brussels cyprus germany grenoble ireland istanbul lille linksunten nantes netherlands norway portugal united kingdom latin america: argentina cmi brasil rosario oceania: aotearoa united states: austin big muddy binghamton boston chicago columbus la michigan nyc portland rochester saint louis san diego san francisco bay area santa cruz, ca tennessee urbana-champaign worcester west asia: palestine process: fbi/legal updates process & imc docs projects: radio satellite tv
printable version - js reader version - view hidden posts - tags and related articles

SAVE KPFK & PACIFICA: VOTE IN THIS CRUCIAL ELECTION!

by King Reilly Saturday, Jun. 18, 2016 at 3:39 PM
kingreilly@roadrunner.com

Vital KPFK Local Station Board election is ongoing. June 30th, 2016 deadline for becoming eligible member-voter. Go to KPFK.org, press DONATE button and donate $25. Deadline for candidate nomination is also June 30th. Please also sign petition to Bring Back Roy "of Hollywood" Tuckman's Stolen Hours.

KPFK & PACIFICA ON EDGE OF BANKRUPTCY
June 30th 2016 Deadline to Qualify to Vote in Crucial Election

KPFK/Los Angeles, KPFA/Berkeley, WBAI/New York, KPFT/Houston & WPFW/Washington, D.C. are the members of Pacifica, the only remaining U.S. progressive radio network.

Help us win the KPFK Local Station Board election. One qualifies to vote by donating at least $25 between July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016. The DEADLINE to qualify to vote is JUNE 30th. Donations from monthly memberships & fund drives do count.

Unless you are sure you have donated $25 since July 1, 2015, please go to http://kpfk.org/ and donate $25.

All 5 Pacifica stations will be holding elections. You can help us regain control of Pacifica by becoming eligible to vote, voting & asking your family & friends to do the same.

When you donate at http://kpfk.org/ , please include your email address as you will then receive ballots both by email & snail mail. If someone in your home wishes to vote, a separate $25 donation needs to be made in their own name. Spouses may qualify with $50, but must state it is a “joint” donation.

If you wish, please email me your name. With your info, I will send you updates on the election. I will also email you on the day that I receive my on-line ballot . ln the last election, many voters mistakenly sent their on-line ballot to the trash.

Try to recruit more voters BY JUNE 30th. You can do this by taking this letter to your progressive meetings, ask to make an announcement & distribute the letter. Please call & email your friends.

Contact me if you may be interested in running for the KPFK Local Station Board. The nominating period deadline is June 30, 2016. I will try to explain everything and we'll help you qualify to be a candidate. 1 meeting a month. No fees to run. You work with great people making a difference!

In 2015, KPFK management cut the hours of our most listened to programmer, Roy “of Hollywood” Tuckman.

Over 710 people have signed a petition to "Restore Roy Tuckman's Full Hours". However, KPFK management is ignoring our petition.

Consider signing & ask your friends to sign the petition at Roy's Program Guide homepage at http://www.somethingshappening.com/Home.html.

The newly elected KPFK's Local Station Board (LSB) has passed a strongly worded resolution demanding that Roy's hours be restored. Management has also ignored this resolution. Unfortunately, stronger action on the part of the LSB is being blocked by the Pacifica National Board (PNB). We must win this election to retake the PNB.

One of our side's PNB delegates Jan Goodman & others have initiated 2 lawsuits to rectify actions taken by the current PNB. These actions, which include refusing to seat the 4 recently elected PNB delegates from WBAI/New York, violate Pacifica Bylaws. The current PNB majority has exacerbated the financial problems facing Pacifica. We are taking legal action because we are afraid that the current PNB may make damaging decisions such as selling off 1 or 2 stations. These issues are discussed at http://pacificainexile.org/.

I am a supporter of the "independent" candidate slate in the last election. See http://www.CandidateSlate.org/. Our candidates for the current election will be posted after June 30th.

For questions, contact King Reilly, KPFK member, kingreilly@roadrunner.com
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


© 2000-2018 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy