Critics of Pacifica Management have responded to the unprecedented use of the network's, and affiliates', airwaves by Pacifica Management to label it's opposition as “violent.” Besides the press releases and protestations, the man arrested in Texas is consulting his lawyer regarding the filing of charges of false arrest against KPFT General Manager Garland Ganter.
The Pacifica Corporate Campaign has issued a press release on these allegations.
KPFA News report on allegations of violence, including statements by the accused.
Pacifica National Board member Tomas Moran on WBAI regarding Pacifica Management's allegations.
Audio of WBAI Interim General Manager Utrice Leid removing producer Ken Nash and his guest Congressman Major Owens from the air.
Ken Nash's public statement about his banning from WBAI and Management allegations of violence.
Pacifica National Board member Beth Lyons has resigned from the Board in protest of these allegations.
The dissident Pacifica National Board members have issued a statement regarding these allegations and violence in general.
The man accused of assault in Texas has issued the following statement:
Mr. Johnston also has a Web page with more information and links regarding this topic.
Here is a Web page with some historical perspective on these events.
UPDATE All charges against Mr. Edwin Johnston in the KPFT incident mentioned above have been dismissed.
To the Pacifica Theft Page
To the page with Pacifica Management's allegations of violence.
To the WBAI Union page
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