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Title
Special Report: Argentine Military Coup; Environment Day; KPFA News (KPFA), March, 24 1976
Creator
Yuen, Hoh-Kun
Date Created and/or Issued
1976
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Ethnic Studies Library
Collection
California Revealed from Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
Rights Information
Rights are owned by UC Regents and KPFA. Pacific Radio Archives has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Description
(3/24/76) A special program interrupts regular KPFA marathon day with a live interview with some Argentinian nationals, Carlos Gino Loffredo and Andrea Hollis, of the Solidarity Committee with the Argentine People (SCAP), and Peter Baird, of the Olga Talamante Defense Committee, on the military coup occurring in Argentina. Beginning missed. 1. Why the military coup has to take place now? 2. Will lose the election! 3. Popular uprising increasing. 4. United States monetary pressure - the real situation with the people. Peronist movement: real nature (not revolutionary) The U.S. role (monetary pressure, military aides, etc.) Comparison and contrast with Chile. The Death Squad (AAA) etc. and the government's role! State Department and Olga Talamente - New situation in Argentina caused by the coup and protests. Marathon: ‚Environment Day‚ DOW, ARCO and the projected chemical plant in Pittsburg, CA. An Investigative report on LLL (Lawrence Livermore Lab) from Teller to ERDA to present military/ Application Orientation. More news on the coup in Argentina. Political significance: taking over labor, mass arrests, storming of Communist Party office, and plan to ally with ‚Western Christian World‚. Phone report from Buenos Aires. SCAP - more comparison and contrast with Chile: repression, jails, and Olga Talamente. More tough talks by Kissinger and Ford against Cuba. Supreme Court decisions: 2 in favor of military (against constitutional rights,) on seniority of hired minorities and unanswered problems. Lebanon: Frangieh -- prospect of Israel intervention. March and demonstration by Palistanians in SF. Rhodesia: United African Council/United Guerilla forces/Ian Smith and whites. Italy: Christian Democratic Party Congress split. Oakland to lay-off 1000 workers -- administration last night at City Council meeting -- Cedar workers. Berkeley‚Äôs Mayor Widener‚Äôs initiative to prevent the 2 Oceanview initiatives from becoming effective -- then forced to withdraw. Digitization made possible through a Recordings at Risk grant from the Council of Libraries and Information Resources.
Type
sound
Format
Master
Sound
4-track mono
1/4 inch audio tape
Identifier
BANC MSS 2005/290c Carton 217 Reel 13a
cueth_000435
Language
English
Provenance
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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