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2nd NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION FOR FREE SPEECH AND COMMUNITY RADIO

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2001

PICKET AND PROTEST
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS (NAHB)

KEEP THE PRESSURE ON!
Atlanta, Houston, Islip, Los Angeles, New City,
New York City, Minneapolis, Piscataway, Rutland, Spokane, San
Francisco, Washington DC, Whippany and more

o Save free speech and community radio 
o Expose the NAHB's crimes against the environment & 
  people with disabilities 
o No FBI at Pacifica Radio

Ken Ford, vice-chair of the Pacifica Radio National Board, is
destroying the only listener-supported, corporate-free national
broadcast network in the country. He has overstayed his legal term on
the Pacifica Radio board and is named in four separate legal actions,
including one backed by the California Attorney General. During his
tenure, he has overseen union-busting, lockouts, censorship, group
bannings, and race-baiting. When listeners complain, he threatens to
turn them into the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Ken Ford is a staffer at the National Association of Home Builders
(NAHB) in Washington, D.C. The NAHB has actively defended Ken Ford's
destruction of Pacifica Radio, even going so far as to threaten legal
action against free speech activists exercising their First Amendment
rights to protest his presence on the Pacifica National Board. 

The NAHB is one of the largest lobbying organizations in the country.
They seek to defeat environmental regulations like the Endangered
Species and Clean Water Acts and they crush popular initiatives against
unrestrained sprawl, as in Arizona and Colorado. They also oppose
enforcement of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

What we are asking for is simple. The resignation of the NAHB's Ken
Ford from the Pacifica National Board.

This week, please protest the NAHB. Attend a picket or make a phone
call or send a fax. Our collective action is having results. You can
contact any of the below NAHB offices via phone, fax or e-mail.    

SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA 
TIME: 5:00 - 7:00pm 
PLACE: Smith Quality Homes Inc.
(business of Bruce Smith, NAHB president)
101 Ygnacia Valley Rd.,
Walnut Creek, (Across from Walnut Creek BART station) 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 925-937-8700 x 102, 103 
BRUCE SMITH AT NAHB HEADQUARTERS 800-368-5242 x 408  
PROTEST EMAIL TO: bsmith@nahbofficer.com 
DEMO INFO: John 510-652-0272 or johnsher@LanMinds.Com 

LOS ANGELES (CALABASAS) 
TIME: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. 
PLACE: Building Industry Association of S. California (BIASC), 
Greater LA/Ventura Chapter, 24005 Ventura Blvd., Calabasas 
PHONE NO.TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 818 225 2857 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 818 591 0072 
DEMO INFO: 323-878-5680 or pacificacampaignla@yahoo.com

NEW YORK, NEW YORK
TIME: 4:30-7:00pm  
PLACE: Associated Builders & Owners of Greater New York 
55 John Street, between Nassau St. and William St. 
#2, #3, #4, or #5 train to Fulton St. walk south 1 block to John St. 
PHONE NO TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 212-385-4949 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 212-385-1442  
DEMO POINT PERSON: Ursula 917-913-0752 or Ursula@wbaiaction.org 

WASHINGTON DC 
TIME: noon - 2pm 
PLACE: NAHB Headquarters 1201 15th Street Washington, 
DC PHONE NO. TO BRUCE SMITH NAHB PRESIDENT: 800-368-5242 x408 
PHONE NO.TO JERRY HOWARD NAHB CEO: 800-368-5242 x257
PHONE NO. TO KEN FORD: 800-368-5254 x228 
DEMO INFO: Rick 202-397-2277 or mirico5@aol.com

ATLANTA 
TIME: 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. 
PLACE: Home Builders Association of Georgia
3015 Camp Creek Parkway, Atlanta 
PHONE NO.TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 404-763-2453 
FAX: 404-559-1531 
DEMO INFO: Roy 404-610-6163 or revritt@mindspring.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- ST. PAUL 
TIME: Noon -- 1pm 
PLACE: Builders Association of Minnesota
570 Asbury St. Suite 301, St. Paul 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 651-646-7959 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 651-646-2860 
DEMO INFO: Michael 612-338-3736 or kennarfl@hotmail.com

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY 
TIME: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 
PLACE: Central Jersey Builders Association 
44 Stelton Rd. Suite 210 Piscataway  
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 732-968-4744 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 732-968-8968 
DEMO INFO: Patty 908-755-5846 rbender65@aol.com

WHIPPANY, NEW JERSEY 
TIME: 11:30am -- 1:00pm 
PLACE: Community Builders Association 
9 Whippany Rd., Whippany 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 973-887-2888 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 973-887-2926 
DEMO INFO: Steve 973-762-3682 sbernhaut@aol.com

ISLIP, LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK 
TIME: 11am -- Noon 
PLACE: Long Island Builders Institute 
400 Corporate Plaza, Central Islip 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 631-232-2345 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 631-232-2349
DEMO INFO: Bob 516-822-2582

NEW CITY, ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK 
TIME: 9:30 PLACE: Rockland County Building & Remodeling Association 
337 North Main Street #14, New City
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 845-634-3849 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 845-634-3329 
DEMO POINT PERSON: Bob 845-354-1277 or aidabob@prodigy.net

TEXAS, HOUSTON 
DEMO INFO: Hep 713-223-4751  Hingham@igc.apc.org Ivan 281-855-0486 yapar@aol.com
TIME: 11:30-1pm
PLACE: Greater Houston Association of Home Builders
9511 north Sam Houston Parkway West, translates into Big Branch Dr and 
the Beltway feeder, a mile or so north of the 290.  Take the 290 west, exit 
north on Beltway 8, take the Beltway to Fallbrook rd, double back and 
get on the southbound feeder.  Take this to Big Branch Dr, turn right and set 
up. The GHAHB is on the SW corner of Big Branch and the feeder.
TIME:6:30pm
PLACE: James Frankel, President of GHAHB
610 LINDENWOOD DR, 77024. Memorial District; Two streets west of 
Chimney Rock on Memorial, south on Lindenwood, 2nd house on the left.
their office.
DEMO INFO: same as above 

RUTLAND, VERMONT 
TIME: 4pm PLACE: Home Builders Association of Central Vermont,
18 Catherine Drive, Rutland 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: (802) 773-0672 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: Same as phone number 
DEMO INFO: Ursula 917-913-0752 or ursula@wbaiaction.org

SPOKANE, WA 
TIME: Noon -- 1pm 
PLACE: Spokane Home Builders Association
5813 East 4th Ave. Suite 201, Spokane 
PHONE NO. TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 509-532-4990 
FAX TO AFFILIATE OFFICE: 509-532-4980 
DEMO INFO: Leigh 208-892-9299 or robarteslgh@hotmail.com