Category Archives: National News

INTERVIEW: Matt Johnson on animal liberation and Direct Action Everywhere

PODCAST: http://knyo.libsyn.com/matt-johnson-animal-liberation-and-direct-action-everywhere In this August 16, 2017 interview radio journalist Dan Young speaks with with Matt Johnson, the Press Coordinator and Organzier for the SF Bay Area chapter of Direct Action Everywhere (DxE). DxE is an international grassroots network of animal … Continue reading

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The alt-right is a movement for ethnic cleansing, and it seems to have Trump’s sympathies

Aired: August 15, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/the-alt-right-is-a-movement-for-ethnic-cleansing-and-it-seems-to-have-trumps-sympathies Events in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend have exposed the increasingly radicalized and violent white nationalist movement in America — while statements from the White House have shown that President Trump is … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Elizabeth Williamson on protests at Evergreen State College

    Aired: July 9, 2017 on KNYO-LP Radio Podcast: http://knyo.libsyn.com/elizabeth-williamson-on-protests-at-evergreen-state-college In this June 19, 2017 interview, Dan Young speaks with Elizabeth Williamson, a member of the faculty at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. Williamson discusses recent protests at this … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Peter Bohmer on protests at Evergreen State College

    Aired: July 2, 2017 on KNYO-LP Radio Podcast: http://knyo.libsyn.com/peter-bohmer-on-protests-at-evergreen-state-college In this June 7, 2017 interview, Dan Young speaks with Peter Bohmer, a member of the faculty at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. Bohmer discusses recent protests at this … Continue reading

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Will “campus free speech laws” crack down on student activists to protect corporations, neo-nazis?

NOTE: This is an expanded version of a report originally aired on KMUD News on June 30, 2017. Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/will-campus-free-speech-laws-crack-down-on-student-activists-to-protect-corporations-neo-nazis Across America, state legislatures are considering so-called campus free speech laws. Developed by right-wing think tanks funded with cash from billionaire … Continue reading

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Ft. Bragg community calls for bold, local climate action — but City Council is divided

Aired: June 29, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-mayor-joins-global-warming-protest-while-community-members-call-for-bold-local-climate-action Fort Bragg’s Mayor Lindy Peters has joined a nationwide protest over the United States abandoning the Paris Climate Agreement. In response, community members are calling for more substantive local action on global … Continue reading

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Ft. Bragg Police Chief asked to explain keeping officers out of Homeland Security “gang surge”

Aired: June 28, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; July 5, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-police-chief-explains-keeping-officers-out-of-homeland-security-gang-surge At a meeting on June 26, some members of the Fort Bragg City Council criticized their police chief for not taking part in a Homeland … Continue reading

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