LA Community Radio Station KPFK-90.7 FM Defies Death Again—For Now
Just like rumors of the late Fidel Castro's demise circulated in Little Havana for years, the fate of KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles has been constant chronicle of a death foretold. The threat seemed more alarming this week when the Pacifica Network, which KPFK belongs to, found itself on the edge of asset forfeitures that could've have knocked some of its politically progressive stations off the air. But thanks to an emergency "bridge loan" from Southern California supporters, the shows will go on.
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