KPFT Emergency Meeting Audio

The following audio is of the emergency meeting of KPFT’s Local Station Board convened July 21st, 2017 at the S.H.A.P.E. Community Center located 3903 Almeda Rd. Houston, TX 77004.

The meeting was called to address the controversy regarding the Jul. 14 termination of KPFT interim General Manager Dr. Obidike Kamau by Pacifica Foundation’s Interim Executive Director Bill Crosier.

Crosier cites financial difficulties as the cause for relieving Dr. Kamau from his position which he held for less than three months.

Those in support of Dr. Kamau’s reinstatement however claim racism is the primary motivation for his removal.

 

KPFT, located in Houston, Texas, is one of five listener-sponsored non-commercial radio stations owned by the Pacifica Foundation which, as of this recording carries as much as $7 million in debt:

 

 

 

A Brief Aside on the Epistemology of Progressive Activism

In a brief aside, Annika and myself riff on a Twitter thread that helps explain how progressive-left activists hijack discussions regarding the issues of the day by contorting language and epistemology to to suit their ideological needs.

Read along at: twitter.com/M_Methuselah/status/885460266510635010

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Peter Thiel: Entrepreneur, Political Activist…Prophet? — Make Robots, Not War #2

On Make Robots Not War #2, we share a video from the 1990’s featuring Peter Thiel that might resonate with those concerned with the state of higher education in the current year.

And after being denied visas, a high school robotics team from The Gambia are being allowed to compete here in the United States.

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A Very American Holiday for a Swede – Make Robots, Not War: #1 – Part 2

In part 2 of our Inaugural Episode of Make Robots, Not War I am joined again by Jacob Santillan of Digital Heretic for a multi-faceted discussion on immigration and American patriotism as an immigrant.

Swedish Love Letter to America: http://www.nationalreview.com/article…

Bill Gates on migrants: https://www.rt.com/news/395356-migran…

Gates Foundation: https://www.gatesfoundation.org/What-…

Rent Control in Sweden: https://www.theguardian.com/world/201…

Immigration Gumballs: https://vimeo.com/8223000

High Cost of Resettling Refugees: https://cis.org/High-Cost-Resettling-…

Switzerland Village Fined: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/…

German Girl vs Migrants: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uGfP8…

Swedish Music Festival: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/music/news…

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