Hard Knock Radio Super Pack Audio Links

Hard Knock Radio Super Pack digital audio collection: Diggin In The Vault, The Future Is Female, A Hip Hop History. Click on the titles to access the audio: Diggin in the Vault Audio Collection A Hip Hop History The Future is Female      

KPFA General Manager Report September 2021

General Manager Report By Quincy McCoy Sept 18th, 2021 The emergence of the highly transmissible Delta variant which has propelled a new wave of infections across the country has necessitated federal and state safety agencies to call for businesses with more than 100 workers to require vaccinations against the coronavirus. KPFA’s latest COVID-19 station survey … Continued

Against Voter Suppression

Across the United States, backed by the Supreme Court, some states are attempting to pass a barrage of voter suppression laws, aimed at attacking and dismantling the Voting Rights Act and in a nod toward Jim Crow laws of the not so distant past, make it harder for Black folks, communities of color, the disabled, … Continued

KPFA General Manager Report May 2021

GM Quarterly Report May 15, 2021  by  Quincy McCoy  First, I’d like to take a moment to remember Barbara Whipperman,  who recently passed at the age of 85. Barbara was a former KPFA  LSB member, Treasurer, sustaining member and long-time listener. May she rest in peace.  State of the Station: A gradual return to normal  … Continued

Against The Grain Combo Audio Collections

Please click on the titles below to open each of the Against the Grain audio collections. Thank you for your support of KPFA! Philosophy and the Good Life Collection   Big Picture Ideas: The Best of Against the Grain  


Local station board delegate elections are underway! – Look out for your e-ballot or bright blue postcard (link or post postcard image) and be sure to vote before October 15th, 11:59 PM ET / 10:59 PM ET / 8:59 PM ET. – Find out about the candidates by watching debates here on the Youtube channel. Listen here … Continued

KPFA’s GM Report: January 9th 2021  

General Manager’s State of the Station Report By Quincy McCoy   Happy 2021!   A big shout out, a sincere thank you, to our real-life heroes, KPFA’s essential workers. The staff who have kept the station performing at a high level through this pandemic. They met the challenges head-on confidently, determined, that failure was not an option.   … Continued

Dick Lupoff 1935-2020

Richard A. Lupoff began his career as a writer creating a science fiction fanzine, Xero, which won a Hugo Award in 1963. He began his official writing career with a biography of Edgar Rice Burroughs and a first novel, One Million Centuries, in the early 1960s. Over the course of a very long writing career, … Continued

KPFA GM Report: September 19, 2020 

All successful radio is local. I’ve heard that mantra for 30 years. It was true then as it is today. What it means is Radio continues to connect people to their communities, perhaps now more than any other medium.  Radio remains unique as a local communications service,  one that is the lifeblood of local information … Continued

KPFA GM Report: August 19, 2020

KPFA Exceeded the Summer Fund Drive Goal at $337,700 as donations continue to come in. The high fulfillment rate is at 73%.  The KPFA’s Abolish Racism Audio Collection was distributed as a link to ANYONE who donates during the Summer Fundraiser, there is no minimum donation required. Patrice Cullors with Cat Brooks in Oakland | 1-25-2017 | When They … Continued