November 7, 2001
THE BOYCOTT CONTINUES
Call the WBAI and KPFK Pledge Lines
* Protest the Squandering of An Estimated $2 Million on
High-Price Law Firms
* Demand the Return of Democracy Now!
* Settle the Lawsuits!
* Restore Democratic
Accountability to the Network!
Educate the pledge room volunteers about the crisis at Pacifica!
According to various reports, the mediated settlement to the
Pacifica lawsuits has reached an impasse. Let's keep the pressure on
Pacifica to do the right thing and settle the lawsuits! Pledge no
money to the network until democratic accountability is restored!
Call WBAI in New York and KPFK in Los Angeles today to protest
the fiscal irresponsibility of the Pacifica Board and to demand the
return of Democracy Now! to the airwaves.
URGENT ACTION: Los Angeles, Thursday November 8 -- major donors
to KPFK will present Mark Schubb, General Manager with a letter
signed by a dozen major donors who are withholding funds to KPFK
until there is a settlement of the lawsuits and the Network is
democratized. Also presented will be several thousand signatures of
listeners who are protesting the removal of David Barsamian's
Join the picket outside KPFK from 9:00-10:30 AM --3729
Cahuenga Blvd West in North Hollywood.
News From http://www.gwhospital.com/p4043.html
Former Mayor Barry Undergoes Procedure at GW Hospital
WASHINGTON (Nov. 6) -- Former Mayor Marion Barry underwent a
cardiac catheterization procedure and other tests today at The
George Washington University Hospital. Everything went well and no
further interventions were required, according to the treating
The former Mayor was admitted to GW Hospital yesterday afternoon
after experiencing shortness of breath.
Mr. Barry will remain at the Hospital this evening for
observation. He is listed in good condition and expected to make a
No further updates will be provided this evening.