‘Public Affairs’ Archives
Reverend Billy Talen Podcast Blessing KCSB-FM: Straight Outta Occupy Wall Street to KCSB’s 50th Anniversary Celebration!
Friday morning, while preparing for KCSB’s 50th anniversary kick-off party, KCSB Development Coodinator Ted Coe got a surprise call from the award-winning performance artist and activist Reverend Billy Talen, fresh from the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City. Reverend Billy is the genius behind the anti-consumerist Church of [...]
Abu Nimah discusses 'false statehood' effort at the UN undertaken by Palestinian Authority noting the absence of grassroots Palestinian support. He also discusses recent demonstrations in Israel with Maryam Griffin and Elizabeth Robinson as well as the BDS movement and the mood in Jordan where he was at the time of the interview.
Hear about current and future projects of the IV Foot Patrol, this Tuesday, 4-5 pm on I Love IV!! Lt. Ray Vuillemainroy, the current commander, shares his vision and enthusiasm. Check it out!
Jeff Lindgren, General Manager of the Isla Vista Recreation and Park District joins I Love IV!! this Tuesday, August 30, 4-5 pm, to talk about current projects and the noise ordinance. Tune In!
KCSB is now accepting design submissions for our 50th anniversary icon/2011-2012 t-shirts for a cash prize of $500 We welcome and encourage ANYONE to participate. The winner will be awarded a cash prize of $500 for their design. (The 2010 contest winner is pictured here.) KCSB will also feature submissions that do not make the final cut, to [...]
Prof. Clyde Woods‘ untimely death July 6 occasions this look at his work as a scholar and activist, chronicler of the Black communities from the Mississippi Delta to Los Angeles. Maryam Griffin and Elizabeth Robinson were joined by a number of Clyde’s former students and colleagues including Jeffrey Stewart, Jordan Camp and Damien Schneider. [...]
Molly Porzig, California Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity, spoke with Avery Gordon and Elizabeth Robinson about the hunger strike at Pelican Bay protesting the 'Security Housing Units' there and elsewhere. At the time of the interview, prisoners at six prisons had joined the strike. Now more than 6500 are on strike.
Tuesday, July 5th, 4pm: Tim Benson, External VP for Local Affairs, AS UCSB, shares his goals and priorities for this year. What are the issues for UCSB students living in IV? What can he do about it? Join us!
Democracy Now! will begin airing weekdays at 12 noon on KCSB 91.9 FM starting Monday, June 20th, 2011. Pictured is Amy Goodman, host of this popular radio and television program. Co-host Juan Gonzalez joins Executive Producer Amy Goodman and DN!'s team of producers to create this national, daily, independent, award-winning news show. Airing [...]
No Alibis 5/4/11 8am: Andy Worthington on Guantanamo Wikileaks; Rami Zurayk in Beirut on ‘Arab Spring’
Following news, independent journalist Andy Worthington joins Avery Gordon and Elizabeth Robinson to discuss the Wikileaks documents on Guantanamo prisoners and the 'regime of torture' therein. At 9:15 am they are joined by agronomist Rami Zurayk to discuss events which continue to unfold in the Middle East and North Africa.