Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2000 14:27:54 -0700 (PDT)

The D.C. Protests

Irvine -- This evening's edition of "Alternative News", a KUCI public affairs program, features Freespeech Radio News highlighting this past week's protests in Washington, D.C. over the World Bank and the IMF.

The show airs from 5:30-6:00 p.m. this evening on KUCI, 88.9 fm in Orange County, and is Web-cast simultaneously on kuci.org/listen.html.

Freespeech Radio News is a production of striking Pacifica Network News correspondents.

The reports today include:

The world-wide campaign to fight globalization takes the struggle to Washington D.C. Robin Urevich and Alison Hawkes report from the nation's capital.

Refugees from Kosova, once met with open arms by various Western governments, now face a different fate. Sputnik Kilambi reports from Pristina.

In Seattle, the police department hopes to make it easier to collect information on activists. Martha Baskin has more on the storyo from Seattle.

Last week's House vote--"The Radio Preservation Act"--will have little to do with preserving community radio. Eileen Sutton interviews a leading constitutional-rights attorney in New York.

For more info. on Freespeech Radio News, check out its Web-site: www.savepacifica.net/strike/news/main.html.

Daniel C. Tsang
Host, Alternative News, Wednesdays, from 5:30-6 p.m. and 
Host, Subversity, now Fridays, 5-6 p.m.
KUCI, 88.9 FM 
 selected shows will be available as RealAudio files
E-mail: dtsang@kuci.org
Alternative News, KUCI, PO Box 4362, Irvine CA 92616