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7 am to 6pm PST Pacifica Network Pre-empts Regular Programming for National Simulcast Special Broadcast to Raise Funds To Help Rescue the Rare Valuable Collection of 50,000 Historical Recordings Housed in the Pacifica Radio Archives. Highlights Include: Broadcast of Recently Rediscovered 1972 Recording of Comedy Legend Richard Pryor Reading His Poetry and Commenting on Rebellion … Continued
The Pacifica Radio Archive Restoration Sampler In this program we highlight the programs that have been restored as a result of our previous 1-Day Fundraisers and grants from the past several years. This includes the only live performance Ladysmith Black Mambazo gave at KPFK when in Los Angeles performing with Paul Simon in 1987.
KPFA Broadcasts Live from Alcatraz: 31st Annual Sunrise Gathering Indigenous Peoples’ UnThanksgiving Day Thursday November 25th, 6 – 8 am Thanks to International Indian Treaty Council Blue and Gold Fleet has Info and Tickets
War, Activism, and Protest At a time when the United States chooses war over diplomacy, we offer some of Pacifica’s unique perspective on war, activism, and protest beginning with some of the earliest coverage of the Vietnam War.
Lena Horne, Angela Davis, Miriam Makeba, Miles Davis: rare interviews and live performances from the inner most sanctum of the archives.
How do you handle encounters with law enforcement? How well do you know your rights? This special production examines and highlights what you need to know in a hot legal crisis, and then some. From the legal eagle guidebook on conducting oneself with the cops, by Katya Komisaruk.