When we listen to KFPA , we frequently hear that it is “listener sponsored” public radio. But we were puzzled by the fact that a) the Democratic Party is rarely attacked despite its right wing direction since the mid 80’s; b) shows on the labor movement are not prominent; c) compared to other topics, discussion of socialism around the world is minor. This article goes a long way toward solving our puzzlement about these questions. Regardless of the personal integrity, intelligence and dedication of Amy Goodman, Democracy Now! is part of the “Non-Profit Industrial Complex”.