JERRY QUICKLEY "powerful & articulate brotha" [This Is HAPPENING - KPFK's #1 Shizz-o] " 'Wuz Goin' on?' 'My peoplez - my peopleZ' 'Wuz crack-a-lackin?' 'Happi new Yr.?! "

We will not be moved, save Jerry Quickley & Spanish Language programming!

Someone just sent me this link: A foundation has also stepped forward & offered to fund-raise the majority of the funding to continue at . My hope is that we can. Please RT and Help Bring us BACK!

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Popular radio journalist Jerry Quickley, host of This Is Happening, a daily news talk show on KPFK-FM 90.7 in Los Angeles, received notice a few days before Christmas that he was being laid off and that his popular show was being cancelled.
Concerned community members immediately organized The Committee to Save Community Programming at KPFK, and are demanding Quickley’s re-instatement. KPFK-FM is one of five anchor stations in the listener sponsored Pacifica Radio Networkand is heard nationally and internationally. SAG-AFTRA, the union covering KPFK’s onair employees, is investigating the station’s position that cancelling Quickley’s program
is not politically motivated but is an economic layoff. However, the Committee regards KPFK’s action as an attempt to silence Quickley’s fiery style and his refusal to hold back from exposing the truth about current socio-political events. Quickley’s last day on the air was Friday, Jan 4th, 2019. This Is Happening, heard
Monday through Friday during crucial drive time programming, draws the station’s largest web audience, presenting issues and expert voices that rarely receive coverage in mainstream media and providing vital information to progressive communities, particularly communities of color and those under-represented by other stations in the
area. The long running Spanish language programming block, heard each evening, is also being threatened. The Committee has formed an alliance with the station’s Spanish language programmers because it believes that for the station to abandon the Spanish speaking community during this time of crisis over immigration sends a message to that
community that it does not matter and deprives it of critical information from a progressive perspective. This week Grassroots Community Radio filed a formal complaint with the Attorney General exposing this and other key issues. Petitions supporting the continuation both programs are currently circulating on-line and via social media.
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CONTACT:
The Committee To Save Community Programming:
Astenu (310)569-8920 astenub@gmail.com.
Grassroots Community Radio (for Spanish language programming):
Lawrence Reyes 310-460-8586 alianzapr@hotmail.com Web: gcrc-socal.org

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Jerry Quickley, we need his voice now, more than ever...
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"Other fa\/ programs" -  O-!

RISE, "Humble Facilitator" Mark Maxwell SU (evening), M (morning), 12-3 AM (Monthly co-host: Ollie Bivens  2nd Sunday of the month)  "Heard recently on RISE. What will you hear next?" -

"A creative (J)azz celebration of African roots, social consciousness and spiritual transcendence." - MM

> Gospet Classics, Host: Gil Fears Sundays 6-8 AM

"Edna Tatum's best in Gospel Music. An uplifting program to get your Sunday going."

> Roots Music & Beyond/The Nixon Tapes, (weekly rotating hosts1st Sat. of the month Host: Tom Nixon 1st Sat., 6-8 AM
"makes the familiar sound unfamiliar and vice versa."
Voices from the Front Lines, Hosts: Eric Mann, Manuel Criollo  Tuesdays 3-4 PM
" asking the question, 'What is to be Done?' & looking for answers. ".
Something's Happening, Host: Roy of Hollywood - "He'z been back"  Mon. thru Thur., midnight to 6 AM (technically midnight Tue.-Fri.) "Variety and specialty programming"
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Comment by DojO- on June 16, 2018 at 11:40am

"Good Safe Fathers Daze" - @ Revolutionazrio North African Tacos

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"Plz tell'm Jerry "JQ" &/or Jos(z)e sent U'z" -  O-!

Comment by DojO- on June 8, 2018 at 1:39am

Revolutionario: North African Tacos  (as per) "on-air-live mouth-waterin' " mention by - JQ  Photo of Revolutionario: North African Tacos - Los Angeles, CA, United States. Address

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Comment by DojO- on March 2, 2018 at 6:13am

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Producer: Jose Benavides
DESCRIPTION: This is Happening will face down and unpack our changing political landscape as only Jerry Quickley can.

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Comment by DojO- on November 4, 2017 at 11:41am

Jerry Quickly + Plus two Huge - A-list Celebrity Comedians "The Resistance Variety Show"

My Brave "!st celebrity driven variety show" 

The Comedy Store · Tu., Nov.  7th,  8-10:30PM

Eventbrite: tickets

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Comment by DojO- on October 25, 2017 at 1:35pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26 - 8PM (event ends @ 1AM)  $10 - $15 

Busdriver, The Underground Railroad, Kenny Segal, Jerry Quickly 

Zebulon Busdriver’s frenetic, insightful lyricism and propensity for unconventional beats have established his legacy in L.A. 

Zebulon / http://zebulon.la/#menu / LAWe_kly / tickets

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Comment by DojO- on June 7, 2017 at 4:44pm

The Jennifer Leitham Trio live radio broadcast performance & interview Approx 12:15pm PDT
Band Leader Jennifer Leitham - vocals & bass, Kait Dunton - piano & Randy Drake - drums
Sat., Jun. 10th KPFK 90.7FM L.A., Streaming link: http://www.KPFK.org/

Comment by DojO- on April 24, 2017 at 4:45pm

JQ Interview + w/ Chasing Trane Documentarian

KPFK 90.7 FM - Online Archives

This Is Happening - Monday, April 24, 2017 4:00 pm - Days to Stay 59 

John Coltrane - Blue train (Alternate (not fact) Take)

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