Justice for John Milton

By Erik White, I am writing today to tell you of a great miscarriage of justice, in our public education system. The greatest teacher I have ever known, John Milton, has been fired from De Anza Community College, for an obscene gesture or phrase. Whether or not John is guilty of the obscenity, the way […]

Rebuilding an Open Democratic University

California State University is celebrating 50th years of being the nations leading university. The web page http://www.calstate.edu/50th/ asked for comments from people about the next fifty years. Here is my response. California State University Over the Next Fifty Years (After the Democracy Revolution) By Peter Phillips California State University well return to being the people’s […]

Burning Fear, Pushing Changes Spanish 15M Makes People Rise Up Against Euro Pact

By Concha Mateos   (Madrid June 20, 2011) Two burning Sundays in a row. We were thousands in the camps in May. We are hundred of thousands in the streets in June. The last silent shout in AcampadaSol (downtown Madrid) was on June 12th. One week later, the 15M movement has taken out to the […]

Psychopathic Leaders: Are Obama and Netanyahu any better than Assad and Mubarek?

By Kathleen Barry, Today, President Assad spoke on the uprisings in Syria. He attributed them to extremists. But we have been following the Syrian revolution on television and over the internet. When we hear comments like that, preceded by former President Mubarek’s claim that the Egyptian Revolution was provoked by Al Qaeda, we see just […]

Response to President Obama’s Official Statement on Advancing Israel’s Security and Supporting Peace

By Deppen Webber Dated May 19, 2011, President Obama released this statement on the White House’s official website. (http://www.whitehouse.gov/advancing-israels-security) “For the Palestinians, efforts to delegitimize Israel will end in failure. Symbolic actions to isolate Israel at the United Nations in September won’t create an independent state. Palestinian leaders will not achieve peace or prosperity if […]

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 […]

Tabling Bias and Aggressive Behavior Cited at Sac Co-op

On Sunday May 8, 2011, the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op allowed a group to table about the Israeli/Palestinian issue despite a tabling prohibition issued by the General Manager Paul Cultrera. The group is also scheduled to table today despite the filing of a complaint about their physically and verbally aggressive behavior. Yesterday the group had […]

False News Stories about Nepal

Dear Project Censored I am a student at Jacobs University Bremen , Germany. I was a student of Peter Ludes in ‘Mass Media and Network Communication’ last semester and since I came up with a case of yellow journalism, I am writing to you. I have just submitted a story to projectcensored.org . The link […]