Saturday, 31 January 2015 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • Crises at Pacifica Radio

    By Michael Corcoran, Truthout | News Analysis

    September 20, 2014: NYC People's Climate Justice March; WBAI Pacifica Radio. (Photo: The City Project)September 20, 2014: NYC People's Climate Justice March; WBAI Pacifica Radio. (Photo: The City Project)

    Pacifica Radio, the iconic progressive radio network, is currently dealing with several major crises including an audit from the California Attorney General's Office, layoffs, divisive infighting and dwindling fundraising and listenership.

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  • The United States' Hidden Hand in the Creation of Israel

    The United States' Hidden Hand in the Creation of Israel

    By L. Michael Hager, Truthout | Book Review / News Analysis

    Alison Weir's new book, Against Our Better Judgment, exposes little-known facts about Zionist manipulation of American policy makers in the creation of Israel in 1948. It helps explain how the United States became entangled in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on the side of Israel.

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  • Dispatch From Sundance: "How to Change the World"

    Dispatch From Sundance: "How to Change the World"

    By Tom Roston, Moyers & Company | Interview

    A ragged band of Canadians took a fishing boat into the frigid waters of the North Pacific Ocean in 1971 to try to stop a nuclear weapons test on the island of Amchitka. With that action, they started the environmental group Greenpeace and, in addition to saving many a whale, revolutionized political activism and advocacy journalism.

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