NES Election Report Released

Here are some key excerpts from the NES Report: The quality of staff lists – particularly unpaid staff lists – was challenging.  Due to the pandemic, there were many shifts in programming especially amongst stations with larger unpaid staff (KPFA, KPFK and WBAI). Coupled with changes in management at KPFK and KPFT, vetting the lists […]

Election Difficulties Persist

This is an alert about serious problems in Pacifica’s Delegate / Local Station Board elections. The National Election Supervisor seems reluctant to use her full authority to direct that station management put candidate information on the radio where it is easily accessible to the greatest number of people. Online information is not a substitute; it […]

National PFB Candidates’ Forum Sept. 12

On Sept. 12, Pacifica Fightback is hosting a national candidates’ forum via zoom, featuring candidates for the Local Station Board at WBAI, KPFT, KPFK, and KPFA, including from the Justice & Unity Coalition, Stand4KPFT, the Grassroots Community Radio Coalition, and Rescue Pacifica. Michael Novick is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Pacifica Fightback […]

Candidate Forums on Air

Thanks to listeners raising the demand and the PNB passing a mandate, live on-air candidate forums with opportunity for listener-call-ins are starting to air on Pacifica stations, plus PFB will be hosting a forum for some of our candidates at various stations via zoom. Here’s the schedule: BROADCAST & VIRTUAL PACIFICA LISTENER CANDIDATE DEBATES/FORUMS ••ON-AIR•• […]