Alternative Holiday Programming Censored at WPFW
06 Jul 2013 21:41 GMT
Protesting an abrupt holiday programming change that eliminates alternative views on “Independence Day” and world affairs, Concerned Members and Supporters of WPFW (CMS) is issuing a statement and demonstrating today, Friday, July 5, beginning at 12:30 p.m. outside the temporary radio station studios at 1819 L St., N.W. in Washington, D.C. These actions are in response to the decision by station manager John Hughes to pre-empt vital news and public affairs programming in favor of playing all music on July 4 and July 5. Friday’s protestors will rally in support of Jay Winter Nightwolf, veteran Native American programmer, who plans to broadcast Friday in defiance of the unannounced pre-emption.
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