The Matthew Lasar Papers on KPFA and Pacifica Foundation contain the research materials used for Lasar's books
Pacifica Radio: the rise of an alternative network
Uneasy Listening: Pacifica Radio's civil war
(2006). Pacifica Foundation is an American non-profit organization which owns five independently operated, non-commercial,
listener-supported radio stations known for their progressive/liberal political orientation. KPFA is a member of the Pacifica
Foundation and broadcasts from Berkeley, California.
(11 cubic feet)
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