Pacifica Radio Network Needs Your Help!

Help make Pacifica a bigger and stronger network. Donate today by calling 1-800-439-5732. Pacifica is a progressive independent radio chain that is Five stations strong: In New York, Washington, DC, Houston, Texas, Los Angeles and here in the Bay Area. We all have the identical mission to provide a platform for independent voices, unfiltered news … Continued

Support The Pacifica Radio Archives

Tuesday, Nov. 14, all Pacifica stations will air a 15-hour special produced by Pacifica Radio Archives. You’ll get to hear highlights from its brand-new audio collection, Public Radio Anthology, V.1 Pacifica Radio Archives introduces its latest master collection of historic audio, diving deep into the storied corners of public radio stations KPFK 90.7 FM – … Continued

It’s Bootsy Baby…

This Friday October 27, Funk Historian Rickey Vincent shares his exclusive interview with The Number One Funketeer of all Time, Bootsy Collins. Bootsy will debut cuts from his new album “World Wide Funk” and shares intimate details of the behind the scenes process of making this newest piece of joyful funk.

How Changes to the Affordable Care Act Will Affect Californians

Anthony Wright, Executive Director of Health Access California clearly dissects the effects of Trump’s recent executive orders regarding the Affordable Care Act.  Anthony breaks down how these proposed changes will and will not affect Californians in addition to divulging tips on how to work around the system.  He also revealed ways California is going rogue … Continued

Fire Emergency Information :: How To Donate or Volunteer

Northern California Fires – Information:  To file a missing person report in Sonoma County: 707.565.3856 Legal Assistance: A coalition of private and public legal organizations have created a hotline in an effort to provide legal aide to fire victims across the state. The hotline number is 415-575-3120. Callers can also leave a message. Spanish and Chinese … Continued


KPFA has expanded it’s morning programming!  Get an early start on progressive news coverage with  Rising Up With Sonali at it’s new time, 5 AM Monday thru Friday and also a special edition airing at 8 AM on Fridays.  


KPFA is excited to announce that Upfront with Cat Brooks and Brian Edwards-Tiekert has expanded to 2 hours Monday thru Thursday from 7-9 AM. Salima Hamiriani continues to host Friday’s Upfront at 7 AM including a special edition of Rising Up with Sonali at 8 AM. While commercial media is retreating from local reporting, KPFA continues … Continued

Volunteer in the KPFA Phone Room

The Fall Fund Drive is from Tuesday, September 12th – Friday, September 29th Volunteer phone room hours are: Monday + Wednesday + Friday: 6:30 am to 7 pm Tuesday + Thursday: 6:30 am to 9 pm Saturday + Sunday: 7 am to 6 pm Email or drop by during these hours

The Cost of Independence

The cost of independence and intellectual honesty is high. KPFA’s mission is to speak truth to power and extend our platform to voices that never get heard in the mass media noise.   We are proud to do this work in partnership with you and will work tirelessly to fulfill our goals to educate and provide … Continued

What Do You Want To Hear? KPFA Community Survey

KPFA’s Community Advisory Board would like to get feedback from you! Please fill out this simple survey about what you listen to now and what you’d like to hear in the future on KPFA.   Would you like to help ensure that KPFA’s programming is meeting the cultural and educational needs of our Bay Area … Continued

• The cost of independent media is high. Donate today to KPFA!      • Get Woke with Rising up with Sonali at 5 am, Democracy Now at 6 am, Upfront at 7 am and Democracy Now again at 9 am      • For more morning news and information check out UpFront daily 7am-9am      •