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Imminent threat to KPFA from Pacifica’s debts

THE IMMINENT THREAT (From KPFA’s general manager Quincy McCoy to station staff on 12/27/17) See also news coverage from KPFA News | East Bay Express | SF Bay View All, I’ve held off writing this depressing message as long as … Continue reading

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Arlene Engelhardt out, layoffs retracted; yet future of Pacifica remains uncertain

KPFA’s paid and unpaid workers celebrated the decision by the Pacifica National Board (PNB), under pressure, to not renew the contracts of Pacifica Executive Director Arlene Engelhardt and Chief Financial Officer LaVarn Williams. Engelhardt subsequently sent a letter to KPFA’s … Continue reading

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