‘News Static’ Archives
* Headlines: World Cup music video, BP oil update, Iraq military whistleblower, Texas natural gas explosion Denny Directo & Stanley Cui * Local and eyewitness reactions to Gaza-Flotilla incident Kimberly Lao Elections Re-air: * Interviews with 35th District State Assembly Democratic candidates: Susan Jordan & Das Williams Daniel Alvarenga * [...]
Now Online: “The Freak Power Ticket” Features Founding Members of Ventura’s Franklin for Short — Seth Pettersen and Trevor Beld-Jimenez — in Separate Podcasts
On Monday, November 30th, Seth Pettersen, front man for the Ventura indie-rock quintet Franklin for Short, was a special guest on “The Freak Power Ticket,” a music and cultural arts program hosted by DJ Ted Coe. A few weeks later, on January 11th, Franklin for Short bassist/vocalist Trevor Beld-Jimenez (aka Tall Tales) returned to the [...]
Professor Dick Flacks, host of "Culture of Protest," writes: "In 1936 a fascist rebellion led by Francisco Franco and backed by Hitler and Mussolini was launched against the Spanish Republic. Western states declared neutrality; the USSR was the main national supporter of the Republic. But thousands of young people from around the world were [...]
KCSB reporter Stefanie Stouffer interviewed Will Parrish at the Thinking Outside the Bomb conference at UCSB. Will Parrish is the Youth Outreach Director at the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. They discuss the in-depth goals of the conference.
The invasion of the Chancellor's office in Cheadle Hall proved success for students of "tent city" who have been camped out in front of Storke Tower for two days. Chancellor Yang left northern California to hear the demands of the students. Students and custodial staff at UCSB asked for an increase of wages for custodial staff, University support [...]
As a non-commercial, community radio station, KCSB provides listeners with alternative coverage of news from the Santa Barbara region as well as wider issues impacting the local community. We uncover news stories not reported by the mainstream, commercial news media, focusing on such issues as the affordable housing crisis, threats to the natural [...]
Associate News Director Hassan Naveed interviewed A.S. External Vice President Bill Shiebler regarding the Student's Initiative. The initiative will be on GOLD for the upcoming student elections between Oct. 23rd through the 26th.
Associate News Director Hassan Naveed interviewed Kaitlin Pike, Editor in Chief, and Nick Dürnhöfer, Opinion Editor, as they explained the Daily Nexus's stance against the A.S.'s Student Initiative.
Reporter Harry Lawton provides an in-depth look in to proposition 87. If the proposition passes on the November 11th elections it would install a "$4 billion program with goal to reduce petroleum consumption by 25%, with research and production incentives for alternative energy, alternative energy vehicles, energy efficient technologies, and for [...]
Associate News Director Hassan Naveed interviewed Kevin Davis and Jeronimo Saldana regarding the latest information on the Isla Vista eviction situation.