The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 23, 2017
10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson
2 AM: Bob d’Aprile (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli
10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island
7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Speeches from the historic Women’s March on Washington, which took place one day after the Trump presidential inauguration, to challenge the hateful rhetoric of the new president that has insulted, demonized, and threatened immigrants, minority and other vulnerable communities. Speeches to be broadcast include Gloria Steinem, Angela Davis, Michael Moore and California US Senator, Kamala Harris.
- Interviews with several of the hundreds of thousands of protesters who came to Washington, D.C., to protest the Trump presidential Inauguration explain why they traveled to the nation’s capital, some of them thousands of miles, to express their opposition to Trump and his agenda.
- Aaron Scherb, director legislative affairs director with Common Cause, discusses President Trump and his family’s many unresolved financial conflicts of interest, the lack of transparency re: Trump’s business and finances — and his longstanding failure to release his tax returns. Aaron will talk about what Common Cause is demanding of Trump and Congress to address the violation of ethics and the U.S. Constitution.
- Five Mualimm-ak, Human rights and prison reform advocate, founder of Incarcerated Nation Corp. Five, who spent 11 years in New York’s prison system, including five years in solitary confinement, talks about his upcoming trip to New Haven, where he’ll participate in the exhibition of a replica solitary confinement cell Jan. 30 – Feb. 18, 2017, to educate and equip people to advocate for limiting and stopping the use of prison solitary confinement.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Amani Al-Khatahbeh talks about her new book, Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age. It’s about her experience growing up female and Muslim in America after 9/11 and how that led her to create Muslimgirl.com, an online magazine by and for Muslim women. Then we re-air our interview with Susan Abulhawa about her novel of a Palestinian family, The Blue Between Sky and Water.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning