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 […]

Plea from a for-profit university 'Admission Counselor': Please stop the carnage and assault on workers' rights

The following is from an anonymous former Admission’s Counselor for the American Intercontinental University, another for-profit chop shop that sells education like a commodity.  As this will show, not only are students the victims of the drive by training schools that run off of taxpayer dollars, but the workers are treated as little more than […]

Detroit: Keith Johnson current 'manager' of the Detroit Federation of Teachers and Robert Bobb, Eli Broad 'shill' threaten to expel opposition

Oppositional candidate for DFT president, Steve Conn pictured in the middle Defend Public Education / Save Our Students will meet Saturday 4:30 pm at 19484 James Couzens 1. Hear first-hand reports about the Lansing protests, and perspectives and plans  to continue the fight, including the March 4 National Day of Action in Defense of Public Education, and […]

The far right wing is now moving quickly: Michigan Orders Detroit Public Schools to Cuts Costs, Close Schools by 2013, increase class size of high schools to 60

A picture of a Detroit school computer lab with relatively modern hardware. Thieves have removed any precious metals from the CPUs and monitors, rendering them worthless Michigan state education officials have ordered the emergency financial manager for Detroit Public Schools, Robert Bobb,  to immediately implement a plan that balances the district’s books by closing half […]

Message to Project Censored Blog Readers,

Project Censored has been hosting the Morning Mix show 8:00 to 9:00 AM on Thursdays on KPFA radio in Berkeley for the past month.  Peter Phillips and Mickey Huff are covering important issues that are mostly unreported in the corporate media and in some cases in the progressive left media as well. KPFA is sharply […]

Detroit: How to organize and win!

  Readers: Picture of David Bing, mayor of Detroit, Robert Bobb, Financial manager and employee of Eli Broad along with a representative from a major textbook company seeking contracts to be paid for by taxpayers. The following is from members of the Detroit Federation of Teachers.  They have been fighting for some time now the […]

Facing what could be the end of is career, Robert Bobb, serial public school closer takes the witness stand for the third day this Friday in where? Detroit

Facing the possible end of his career in DPS, Bobb will be on the stand again today (Friday) at 2:00 pm for the third day.   Judge Baxter’s courtroom is room 1421 of the Coleman A. Young Center (City County Building) in Detroit, Michigan. Open to the public! excerpt from www.detnews.com coverage of Thursday’s court hearing, which got heated:          […]

Haitian Immigrant Tells His Struggle to US Citizenship

Wilson’s homeland of Haiti lays in ruins today. He has not been able to reach his family there. But well before today, the Haitian people have struggled in grave poverty and amidst political turmoil, which Wilson escaped from to make a better life in the United States. This is his story.