KPFA News (February 1968): Viet Nam News, Israel-Arab Conflict, U.S. Bombs Iran, SCEF, Huey Newton Rally Covered Only by KQED, San Quentin Trial Continues (KPFA/KQED), 1968
(2/19/68) KPFA News: Continued fighting in Vietnam; Heavy ARVN and US casualties at Hu. NLF radio statement. 3 released pilots -- accusations and White House ‚explanations.‚ US admits violation of North Korean airspace. Arab refugees - Israel admits failure to ‚unify‚ Jerusalem. Britain willing to discuss Gibraltar. India-Pakistan; LBJ talks with Eisenhower, Roctow, General Walt, and LBJ spoke on Vietnam. LBJ travel secrecy from now on. California democrats telegram to LBJ on war policy effect. Gallup poll on effect of NLF attacks on LBJ‚Äôs popularity. Dodd committee (on drugs) hearing indefinitely postponed. Senator Eastland‚Äôs new ‚anti-subversive‚ and anti-communist bill for peacetime. McNormare reports on Soviet missile strength. North Carolina speaker ban law declared unconstitutional. Civil rights bill cloture vote. Florida teacher strike activated. SCEF suit against seizure of private papers. SCEF official fight induction. Huey Newton rally -- covered only by KQED/KPFA and 3 radio stations. San Quentin strike continues. Folsom prisoners also strike. Haight-Ashby ‚small riot‚ -- Alioto praises police. Digitization made possible through a Recordings at Risk grant from the Council of Libraries and Information Resources.
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