Pacifica update: Bensky fired

Marta Russell ap888 at
Sat Apr 10 13:54:50 PDT 1999

Doug Henwood wrote:

> This just in....
> Pacifica has fired 30-year veteran Larry Bensky for breaking the network's
> gag rule, under which staffers are forbidden to discuss network and station
> internal struggles on the air. Bensky was going to devote his entire
> weekend show to the Pacifica purges.

So what can one do about all this censorship?? That is what it amounts to. I've never gotten a response from Pacifica to my letter asking why they haven't had Not Dead Yet on to talk about Kevorkian.


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