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Sullivan Questions Status of Race Relations on Floyd Anniversary

Sullivan noted crime increases in cities where police reform is being implemented.

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Sacramento talk show host Tom Sullivan questioned whether race relations have improved in the United States following the recognition of the death of George Floyd who was murdered by a former police officer in Minneapolis. 

Sullivan discussed the issue during his talk show on News 93.1 KFBK Tuesday. He said crime continues to rise in the cities where police reform is being implemented. He said Minnesota’s crime numbers have skyrocketed since Floyd was murdered. 

“The Minneapolis Police Department is down 200 officers over the last year,” Sullivan said. “Crime is way up; homicides are up 113 percent and 20 percent of the police department is gone.” 

Sullivan said protestors have sought opportunities in autonomous zones where police are forbidden to carry out acts of violence against unsuspecting citizens.

“Black Americans are killed at three times the rate of white people, that hasn’t changed,” Sullivan said. “I am looking for something that has changed or improved in the last year and I do not see it.” 

Minneapolis Police have recorded 532 gunshot victims so far this year, more than double the number reported last year. Carjackings are also up 331% from the same period last year and violent crimes have surpassed 5,100, over 1,000 more than what was reported in 2019.

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Erick Erickson Announces New Affiliate Radio Station

Erickson’s show will be heard at 1030 KVOI “The Voice ” in Tucson, Arizona. 

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Nationally syndicated radio personality Erick Erickson announced the addition of another affiliate station Tuesday. 

Erickson’s show will be heard at 1030 KVOI “The Voice ” in Tucson, Arizona. 

“Erick knows what he believes and is willing to challenge friend and foe alike. In an increasingly homogenized political landscape, Erick’s approach is a breath of fresh air and we’re glad to have him,” KVOI Radio Operations Manager Ray Ingegneri. 

Over the summer, Erickson’s show was picked up on WDBO in Orlando, WOKV in Jacksonville, KRMG Tulsa, WHIO Dayton, and WGAU in Athens, OH.

The Erick Erickson Show originates on 95.5 WSB in Atlanta from noon – 3 pm. 

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My Pillow CEO Pulls Advertising from Salem Radio Network

Mike Lindell said the network singled him out by attempting to cancel him.

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Inside Radio is reporting that My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell is pulling all of his advertising from Salem Radio Network.

Lindell said the network singled him out by attempting to cancel him. Lindell has been an outspoken critic of election integrity and sincerely believes that the 2020 election was stolen from former President Donald Trump. 

Salem isn’t the only broadcast network that Lindell is feuding with. Business Insider reports that Lindell planned to protest outside of Fox News because he believes the network played a big part in facilitating Biden’s victory over Trump. 

“With Salem, nobody gets to sell My Pillow products going forward,” Lindell continued. “You are done selling My Pillow products!”

Salem Radio Network is home to conservative talk shows hosts, including Hugh Hewitt, Dennis Prager, Dr. Sebastian Gorka, and Larry Elder.

Lindell’s products are being removed from Bed Bath & Beyond and Kohl’s. 

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WFMD Kicks off Its “Christmas Cash for Kids” Fundraising Program

The week-long radiothon program began in 1975 at the now-defunct WZYQ in Frederick

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WFMD Radio in Frederick, Maryland, will kick off its flagship fundraising program Monday called “Christmas Cash for Kids.”

The week-long radiothon program began in 1975 at the now-defunct WZYQ in Frederick. A deejay received a distressing phone call from one of his listeners. There was a family in the Frederick area that would have had no Christmas had it not been for the generosity of the station, which raised $1,500, enough to provide Christmas for several families.

Since then, “Christmas Cash for Kids” has become a holiday tradition in Frederick County. It has evolved into the single largest provider of children’s toys and clothing for those who would otherwise have to go without. 

“For me, the most distinctive aspects of this event are zero overhead and that all the money stays local,” said Frank Mitchell, WFMD Program Director. “Deserving recipients are all vetted, and contributions come from kid’s piggy banks, corporate donations, and everyone in-between.”

Last year, WFMD raised $ $128,201.32 due to the generosity of caring people in Mid-Maryland. Once again, the Salvation Army will partner with the station to assist in this annual tradition.

You can listen to the radiothon and learn more about “Christmas Cash for Kids” by clicking this link.

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