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text San Pedro Born Activist Yuri Kochiyama Dies johnk 2014-06-02 12:04 PM
Yuri Kochiyama, activist in the Black Liberation, Puerto Rican, and Japanese American Redress and Reparations movements, has passed on. (text/plain)

text NEW REPORT EXPOSES GOVERNMENT SPY NETWORK USED AGAINST OCCUPY MOVEMENT Michael Steinberg 2014-05-28 10:14 PM
A recent report released detailed a government spy network that was employed to monitor the Occupy movement “hour-to-hour” during 2011. (text/plain)

image Producers/Community Oppose Cancellation of MM Uprising LA Faces Uprising In Berkeley 2014-05-26 7:06 PM
Producers/Community Oppose Cancellation of MM
A small uprising took place to prevent the cancellation of KPFA morning mix local community programming and it's replacement by the KPFK show "Uprising" By Sonali Kolhatkar. A show was held at KPFA with all the producers and voices from the community about the replacement and marginalization of the locally produced programming from drive time to other times. (image/jpeg)

application Black Flag "Nature of Anarchism" Special Issue Now Available Omar Hussein, F@@ 2014-05-26 6:32 PM
Announcement that the latest issue of Black Flag, the flagship publication of the Free Association of Anarchists (F@@), is now available. (application/pdf)

text An Open Letter To Sonali Kolhatkar, Host Of Uprising On KPFK Peter Whittlesey 2014-05-26 5:46 PM
Pacifica management and KPFK and KPFA's manager Richard Pirodsky has enlisted KPFK host Sonali Kolhtatkar to support the cancellation of the Morning MIx locally produced community radio shows on KPFA so she can have a drive time slot. This has brought a torrent of anger of listeners and supporters of KPFA in Norther California and many are calling on Kolhatkar to abandon her plans to support the removal of KPFA local community programming on prime time. The newly appointed executive director Bernard Duncan was brought in by Pacifica Board Chair Margy Wilkinson despite the fact that he was discharged from KPFK for financial malfeasance. This was also supported by Dan Siegel and his law firm which is backing the cancellation of local community programming. (text/plain)

image Los Angeles community members unite in Hollywood to #FarmLA and Plant Against Monsanto Jessica Lux 2014-05-26 3:37 PM
Los Angeles community members unite in Hollywood to #FarmLA and Plant Against Monsanto
On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Los Angeles joined the global march against Monsanto with an all-day collaborative food freedom rally around Sunset and Santa Monica Boulevards in Hollywood. (image/jpeg)

image Venice Beach: Over 500 students and local community leaders march against violence Paula Lacson 2014-05-24 7:22 PM
Venice Beach: Over 500 students and local community leaders march against violence
Students and local nonprofits marched the streets of Venice Beach to rally against violence and war. The march marks the anniversary of the first International Peace Youth Walk which took place in South Korea. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

text Book TV: Panel on Finance www.booktv.org 2014-05-19 5:30 AM
Participants at the Los Angeles Times Panel on Finance: Anat Admati; Helaine Olen; Nomi Prins (text/plain)

image Los Angeles Joins Nationwide #WaveOfAction Occupation of FCC Offices to #SaveTheInternet Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-05-16 5:29 AM
Los Angeles Joins Nationwide #WaveOfAction Occupation of FCC Offices to #SaveTheInternet
The #WaveOfAction to #SaveTheInternet swept through twenty cities across the United States on Thursday, May 15, 2014, as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted on new rules to drastically change how the Internet operates. (image/png)

image Fight for $15 in LA johnk 2014-05-15 3:42 PM
Fight for $15 in LA
Fight for 15 in LA has been hitting stores along Crenshaw (image/jpeg)

text One Hemisphere Indivisible Freedom Socialist Party 2014-05-15 3:22 PM
Freedom Socialist Party National Convention. One of our panels includes international scholars and activists. Join us! (text/plain)

text Google Venice, CA Offices Vandalized Thomas Pynchon 2014-05-15 2:06 PM
"She's got the world locked inside a plastic box." -Jim Morrison (text/plain)

text Casting - Badass Female Activists LES Casting 2014-05-15 9:31 AM
We're currently casting a new documentary series about women living outside the norm and breaking stereotypes. Currently we're looking for women in the LA area who are on the front lines of activism, going to extremes for their cause. Please email us asap for more details, and address inquiries to Rebecca. (text/plain)

application Public Forum Freedom Socialist Party 2014-05-13 4:31 PM
Organizadoras latinas exigen un camino radical para el movimiento por los derechos de los inmigrantes (application/pdf)

text Award Winning Filmmakers to Premiere Documentary on Family, Social Justice & Finding Meani David Thompson 2014-05-13 3:31 PM
Weaving the Past is a documentary by Walter Dominguez and Shelley Morrison that is premiering in Pasadena, CA on August 15 (text/plain)

image Latina organizers call for a radical path for the immigrant rights movement Muffy Sunde 2014-05-12 3:51 PM
Latina organizers call for a radical path for  the immigrant rights movement
Yolanda Alaniz and Christina Lopez will explore the question "Which Way Forward for Immigrants?" at a panel discussion on Saturday, May 24. (image/jpeg)

text Apple, the State and Social Rights Mark Fliegauf and Hans Springstein 2014-05-12 5:56 AM
Apple only gained its profits with the iPhone through state promotion and investments in the Internet and language recognition software. The state suffers a revenue crisis in part because Apple, Google and dominant corporations transfer profits to tax havens or dummy Irish corporations. (text/plain)

image Southern California Mothers Fight Back Against Foreclosures for Mothers’ Day 2014 Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-05-11 3:59 PM
Southern California Mothers Fight Back Against Foreclosures for Mothers’ Day 2014
On Mothers’ Day weekend, Los Angeles families rallied outside Wells Fargo bank to bring attention to the greed and corruption of the banks that continue to fraudulently foreclose on families across the nation. (image/jpeg)

image Protest Donald Sterling at the Staples Center johnk 2014-05-10 1:34 PM
Protest Donald Sterling at the Staples Center
The people protest against Donald Sterling for racist statements he made about African Americans. (image/jpeg)

image Global Cannabis March Los Angeles Represents Drug War Prisoners Serving Life Sentences Lex Libreman 2014-05-05 2:32 PM
Global Cannabis March Los Angeles Represents Drug War Prisoners Serving Life Sentences
On the first Saturday of May, people gather in over 400 cities worldwide to celebrate cannabis hemp. The 16th annual Los Angeles Global Cannabis March (also known as the Million Marijuana March) marched at high noon along Crenshaw Boulevard to Leimert Park on Saturday, May 3, 2013. #gcm2014 #LAGMM (image/png)

image May Day 2014: Los Angeles Takes the Streets for a Global Spring Jessica Lux 2014-05-04 9:08 AM
May Day 2014: Los Angeles Takes the Streets for a Global Spring
United with the Million Mask Mayday L.A. and Wave of Action Los Angeles, members of Occupy Fights Foreclosures and Occupy Los Angeles marched from Pershing Square to join several #MayDay2014 marches for workers’ rights, immigrants’ rights, and the freedom and sovereignty of the 99% worldwide. Outside Wells Fargo and Bank of America on May 1, 2014, outraged citizens protested bank crimes, fraud-closures, and ongoing corruption of the big banks. (image/png)

image MayDay4All Coalition May Day March 2014 johnk 2014-05-03 11:22 AM
MayDay4All Coalition May Day March 2014
Photos from the May Day march that started in Chinatown. (image/jpeg)

image Occupy Fights Foreclosures and Dance Against Banks protest Wells Fargo and Bank of America Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-05-02 6:08 PM
Occupy Fights Foreclosures and Dance Against Banks protest Wells Fargo and Bank of America
Citizens outraged over bank crimes, fraud-closures, and on-going corruption rallied outside Wells Fargo and Bank of America in Los Anbgeles on May 1, 2014 for #MayDay2014 #StopWellsFargo #DanceAgainstBanks #opDAB. (image/png)

text Updating chaotic crumblings at Pacifica - affects KPFK too. KPFK loyal volunteer 2014-04-30 3:01 PM
Events continue in the higher levels of a mixed-up Pacifica Fdtn with who is in charge and who is not and who has authority and who claims what. With most in Los Angeles not extending to keep up with details as others derail and destroy what was before a ‘radical’ variety of programming at KPFK, along with it’s sponsors, here are reposted excerpts to both advise, inform, and urge activism in any form an Indy reader will dare to help the mess from spilling over and out into KPFK and so into our lives here. Fuller information is available at the links provided here. Note that excerpts are for *Relevant Clarification * and those that may be pertinent how KPFK in LA is affected by what else is currently being disputed, declared and not questioned. The many detracting claims and counterclaims affect the operations and functionings of Pacifica Fdtn and it’s 5 stations, More specific detailed info can be read in the entire articles/ reports written by Tracy Rosenberg at the links included at facebook: “United for Community Radio KPFA “. Though the stories appear to emphasize the sibling station in Berkeley KPFA, the results affect our Local KPFK radio station 90.7 FM in LA equally, even when our station's ID is ignored in their stories. It was our own KPFK prior GM who was laddered Up into Pacifica's interim Exe Director position, but by Berkeley's group and it was not even discussed at the local KPFK LSB in April. Why ? (text/plain)

text VAN NUYS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL CONTINUES TO SUPPORT RESIDENTS T&T Communications 2014-04-28 9:43 AM
MORE THAN 500 SUPPORTERS URGE CITY TO FIND ALTERNATE SITE FOR FIRE STATION 39 (text/plain)

image What’s Up With the Beach Curfew? Peggy Lee Kennedy 2014-04-25 2:55 PM

Recent rumblings about the illegal Venice Beach and Ocean Front Walk closure. (image/jpeg)

image EDWARD ASNER in "It's Theatre, Darling" kathy Gronau 2014-04-25 12:56 PM

10 Short Comedy Plays. A staged reading. (image/jpeg)

text Livestreamer @PMBeers interviews Bundy Ranch supporters during BLM stand-off (Part 2) Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-04-25 6:10 AM
As tensions between Cliven Bundy and the Bureau of Land Management skyrocketed in early April 2014, mainstream media remained silent about the arrests as well as property destruction at the hands of the BLM. To learn the truth from the people on the ground, livestreamer Patti Beers (@PMBeers) carpooled to Bunkersville, NV to interview the hundreds of volunteers at Bundy Ranch. Her livestream audience grew to over 1,000 viewers by 9:00 AM on Saturday, April 12. (text/plain + 1 comment)

image Mormon Perspective on #BundyRanch, U.S. Federal Government, and Divinity of Constitution Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-04-22 2:10 PM
Mormon Perspective on #BundyRanch, U.S. Federal Government, and Divinity of Constitution
In April 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) acted on a court order to seize the cattle of southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. Hundreds of western men and women traveled to Bunkersville, NV to stand with the Bundy family against federal tyranny. Several reporters from Los Angeles People's Media went to the site of the #BundyRanch #RangeWar to interview supporters about the stand-off. (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

image Livestreamer @PMBeers interviews Bundy Ranch supporters during BLM stand-off Los Angeles People’s Media 2014-04-22 8:13 AM
Livestreamer @PMBeers interviews Bundy Ranch supporters during BLM stand-off
In April 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) acted on a court order to seize the cattle of southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. Hundreds of western men and women traveled to Bunkersville, NV to stand with Cliven Bundy against federal tyranny. Several reporters from Los Angeles People's Media went to the site of the #BundyRanch #RangeWar to interview the supporters of the Bundy family about the stand-off. (image/jpeg)

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