Understanding KPFA Issues: Part II

By Carol Spooner For the past 6 months the people behind “KPFAWorker/SaveKPFA” have run a relentless, dishonest and destructive PR campaign - both on and off the air - against KPFA and Pacifica over the layoff last November of two KPFA staff members - Brian Edwards-Tiekert and Aimee Allison, the former co-hosts of KPFA’s Morning […]

Understanding the Issues at KPFA: Tale of Foxes in the Henhouse

By Carol Spooner Two years ago there were major staff cuts all across the Pacifica Network — all except KPFA. For the rest of the network salaries and related expenses were cut 18.5% from 2008 to 2010 — from $6.3 million to $5.1 million. But at KPFA the reduction was just 6.1% — from $2.4 […]