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image “Got Drought?” public art project about the California Drought unveiled on billboards thr Karen Fiorito 2015-12-17 10:22 AM
 “Got Drought?” public art project about the California Drought unveiled on billboards thr
Los Angeles based artists Karen Fiorito and Alex Arinsberg take their artwork to the streets to educate the public about climate change. (image/jpeg)

image West Hollywood Commemorates The Trans Day of Remembrance 2015 Part 2 of 2 Photosets Robert Stuart Lowden 2015-12-16 5:11 PM
West Hollywood Commemorates The Trans Day of Remembrance 2015 Part 2 of 2 Photosets
Transfolk across the globe remember those who's lives have been taken (image/jpeg)

image West Hollywood Commemorates The Trans Day of Remembrance 2015 Part 1 of 2 Photosets Robert Stuart Lowden 2015-12-16 3:58 PM
West Hollywood Commemorates The Trans Day of Remembrance 2015 Part 1 of 2 Photosets
Transfolk across the globe remember those who's lives have been taken (image/jpeg)

text More troubles? KPFK's got 'em. another KPFK payor 2015-12-11 4:33 PM
OUR radio station must become more functional to have donors pay up ...to maintain the station. However, some signs of deterioration and neglect keep appearing. Sad. Scary. Can it die away ? (text/plain)

image Greed Energy Update Ross Plesset 2015-12-10 8:15 PM
Greed Energy Update
A wind energy farm has desecrated sacred sites in Ocotillo Valley and damaged the environment. Also, it's dubious if any alternative energy generated has offset the fossil fuel required to build and maintain the project. The 2013 film Greed Energy documents resistance to the farm, which this article explores and updates. (image/jpeg)

image Tyson Foods, 2nd Largest Slaughter Operation Worldwide, Charged With Animal Cruelty ARC 2015-12-09 10:38 AM
 Tyson Foods, 2nd Largest Slaughter Operation Worldwide, Charged With Animal Cruelty
Tyson's Kills Millions Of Cows And Pigs And 22.1 Billion Chickens A Year. Workers have many injuries, some deaths. Over 45 billion chickens and turkeys in the US died of avian flu. Tyson's is the 2nd largest slaughter operation in the world and supplies McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Taco Bell, KFC, WalMart, IGA etc. and prisons (image/jpeg)

text KPFK Website in error, difficult to search and find? Is it still functional ? another KPFK payor 2015-12-08 6:17 PM
KPFK WEBSITE has many strange omissions and confusing double entries and seems to be neglected. Updates or correct information seems difficult to find. And wrong results appear, more than a few times. (text/plain)

image Public art project aspires to save California Karen Fiorito 2015-11-18 3:42 PM
Public art project aspires to save California
Got Drought? billboard project and social media campaign debuts in Los Angeles this month. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

image Songwriter, Author, Philanthropist P F Sloan Died On Nov 16 Friend 2015-11-17 4:48 PM
Songwriter, Author, Philanthropist P F Sloan Died On Nov 16
Los Angeles resident P F (Philip) Sloan was born in New York in 1945. He died on Nov 16 of 2015. (image/jpeg)

text A Plea For Support From Will B Anna Kunkin idVer:46b3b1b65f8cedd7e3d7e14ee2 2015-11-15 4:23 PM
HIP HOP Artist William Bannister, also known as Will B was arrested on April 14th, 2015 while participating in a protest against police killings and brutality in this country. He will be going to trial and he is asking for letters to be written in his support by anyone in the community who knows him and is aware of his amazing work. Will B is a great activist, artist, and a wonderful person I"m including his letter, and below it, a letter by Frank Dorrel supporting Will. (text/plain)

text Nuclear Shutdown News October2015 Michael Steinberg 2015-11-10 3:14 PM
Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the decline of the nuclear power industry in the US and beyond, and highlights the efforts of those who are working to create a nuclear free future. (text/plain)

text 10 Shocking Realities of the TPP Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers 2015-11-09 4:47 PM
Now we see why the US Trade Representative and President Obama wanted to keep the TPP secret for four years after it was ratified. It if had not been for a very aggressive fight against fast track trade authority in which hundreds of thousands of people participated, we would not see the text. (text/plain)

text KPFK needs your VOTE ! or lose it. another KPFK paid up and fed up member 2015-10-31 4:51 PM
KPFK and Pacifica Elections must meet a very minimum quorum/ amount of voters who Vote and participate, or the expenses [about $25,000?] are wasted and same-old Board members happily stay stuck in place, out of legitimate time but clinging to power-positions. so VOTE if you qualify for their minimum contribution made this [fiscal] year. Call to inquire for more info at 818-985-2711 day hrs. or see www.KPFK.org for minimum info there. (text/plain)

image CLASS ACTION SUIT CONTINUES: RONALD L. HAVNER JR's PREDATORY BUSINESS, PUBLIC STORAGE Angry LA Artist 2015-10-29 3:22 PM
CLASS ACTION SUIT CONTINUES:  RONALD L. HAVNER JR's PREDATORY BUSINESS, PUBLIC STORAGE
FALSE ADVERTISING; BAIT & SWITCH; ILLEGAL AUCTIONS; INSURANCE FRAUD; MORE LAW SUITS PENDING AGAINST RONALD L. HAVNER JR.'S COMPANY, PUBLIC STORAGE. INCLUDING SEVERAL CLASS ACTION SUITS. CUSTOMERS VIOLATED WITHIN LAST 3 YEARS ARE CONTINUING TO JOIN. SUIT & LAWYERS CONTACT INFO IS HERE: http://www.laartsdistrictblogs.com/ClassActionAgainstPublicStorage.pdf (image/jpeg)

text KPFK is losing and reducing it's main programmers, so can Fresh ones emerge there instead? another KPFK payor 2015-10-26 5:58 PM
KPFK's "Global Village" music programmers left behind an audience- to which they claimed such loyalty, but no one ever asked nor admitted what all KPFK programmers GET from their carefully-held on-air spot. Do we know ? (text/plain + 1 comment)

text Fall 2015 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! Lee Siu Hin Immigrant Solidarity Network 2015-10-26 7:58 AM
Migrant’s Human Rights Violations, Syria Refugee Crisis – Proudly Made by U.S.A. + Dump the Trump! (text/html)

text A master-plan is needed to support renter protections in Northern California, & elsewhere Lynda Carson idVer:ee6510f8f213c68bd1811f7456 2015-10-25 9:48 PM
Oakland has the second fastest-rising rents in the nation, passing the pace of San Francisco’s rent increases, and coming in second behind the rent increases occurring in Denver. The rents in Oakland have climbed over 12.1 percent since 2014. Slumlords, greedy landlords, profiteers, speculators, and nefarious realtors reign supreme in Oakland, who are protected by local and state politicians that are in the pockets, of big money! (text/plain)

text KPFK Updating: a coup? or failure? or.... another tired KPFK payor 2015-10-25 5:04 PM
KPFK may be the vital part of Pacifica's failure and the maybe sell-off to privatize a take-over... or only a part of Pacifica's failures in administrative management, or any competent oversight, or their following CA state required audits and elections, and honest business practices, accounting, and many more lapses...that have already occurred. Updating some info for what is barely revealed to paid-up KPFK stakeholders. (text/plain)

image Kapparot Chicken Slaughter Causes Outrage: Activists Demand Change Julia Mackenzie 2015-10-06 1:59 PM
Kapparot Chicken Slaughter Causes Outrage: Activists Demand Change
The Jewish annual ritual of kapparot (kaparot) has drawn the anger of animal rights activists in recent years. The annual ceremony slaughters thousands of chickens in a barbaric ritual. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

text Update on WHAT IS HAPPENING AT KPFK and what can be done & elections Jan Goodman via IMC repost 2015-10-05 12:39 AM
This is a repost of a message to a list, then forwarded to the LAAMN list, and now here. (text/plain)

text A Letter (sent) to L.A. Slut Walk Janet Jacobson idVer:d0c17f2b71388b4c27dd9885 2015-10-03 12:51 PM
This is a letter to a Chicago based group who have turned women's rights into a profit margin. (text/plain)

image Protesters Enact Symbolic "Die In" to Unwelcome Narendra Modi to Silicon Valley Alliance for Justice And Accountability 2015-09-28 3:52 PM
Protesters Enact Symbolic "Die In" to Unwelcome Narendra Modi to Silicon Valley
Over 2000 vibrant protesters from many different Indian American communities joined together outside the SAP Center in San Jose to counter Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of "Digital India" and Hindutva. They raised many issues with Modi's leadership, ranging from forced conversions to Hinduism, Internet surveillance, arrest of political bloggers, harassment of human rights activists, blind eye to rapes, dispossession of small farmers, rewriting of Indian history, and the 2002 Gujarat massacre. (image/jpeg)

text San Jose affordable housing law headed to U.S. Supreme Court Howard Mintz 2015-09-18 5:12 AM
Wealth is really socially produced. The state takes enormous risks and makes massive investments in schools, hospitals, roads, food safety and environmental care to make private wealth possible. Tax justice, closing tax havens and public investment are vital. (text/plain)

text KPFK is going topsy-turvy, still, with employees and unions KPFK payor for too long 2015-09-14 4:46 PM
KPFK is drowning in employee-union problems with emails flying from programmers affected and some untangling of what is actually occuring hard to comprehend. But here are excerpts from an informatory website that regularly offers some answers as no one else can, it seems. (text/plain)

text Resistance to gentrification in San Francisco Tibor Szamuely idVer:ac43329ca95b02f2e2064618 2015-09-14 8:06 AM
Analysis from a long time opponent of what capitalism is doing to the city of San Francisco (text/plain)

text KPFK programmer writes subscribers & updates info: KPFK listener of old 2015-08-31 4:31 PM
A long-term KPFK programmer sent out this msg with the weekly schedule, which was not the usual. Concerns about on-going programs continuity are noted. (text/plain)

text KPFK is in double trouble, credit cards misused, and... another tired KPFK payor 2015-08-24 3:48 PM
Instead of copying the entire text of http://pacificainexile.org/archives/1093 that includes important revelations about KPFK and its financial dysfunctioning [s], it is best to just see the site directly. (text/plain)

image WW Broad & The War On Public Education In LA Pacifica WorkWeek 2015-08-19 8:05 AM
WW Broad & The War On Public Education In LA
WorkWeek looks at three protests on the opening day at LAUSD and the war against public education led by the Eli Broad Foundation, Walton Foundation and other privatizers. (image/jpeg)

text KPFK= more. Tired of the turmoil? we are too. another tired KPFK payor 2015-08-18 4:22 PM
KPFK programmer of important political interviews and one of the only-4 paid staff programmers on the station expresses his concerns and reveals his experiences with the new Gen'l Mgr. Recent changes to reduce staff work time may be the final 'shoe to drop' that will break whatever all stakeholders liked and paid for at Our Radio Station - paid for by listener-stakeholders. Excerpts of his latest revelations and plea is below. (text/plain)

text KPFK Work Reductions ....signs of an ending now, so soon ? a dismayed KPFK listener 2015-08-18 10:30 AM
- KPFK has been on air radio 'plugging' begging pleading irritating and repeating for a whole month, to not enough avail. Results are maybe 1/2 of their [pre-set] goal. And who wants to listen to same-old infomercials repeated endlessly....instead of any 'regular programming'.    Why pay forr this onslaught? Then notice of staffs being reduced hours,  as program-staff work-times are also being  reduced when some New-fangled ' gen'l mgr' decides she liles extreme  & factually unsubstantiated views better.... and... more to come  (text/plain)

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