Silencing a Local Journalist: WPFW’s Suspension of Pete Tucker

For the past two years, I have worked as a local journalist in the District of Columbia to bring more time and attention to social activists who routinely are ignored and silenced by the corporate media. Most of my stories, reports and long-form interviews have aired on WPFW 89.3 FM, Pacifica Radio (and are archived at But now, my work no longer appears on this important station. I want to offer a brief summary of this situation in the hopes that it can be resolved.

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One Comment to “Tell Pacifica: Don’t let Pete Tucker go!”

  • When Pete interviewed me at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Women’s Studies Conference last year I thought he did an excellent job of reporting the facts.

    Anything less than reinstatement by Pacifica would be an injustice and a great loss for truth in journalism.

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