The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, May 25, 2015
10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson
9 AM: Dave Hogan
12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Gus Cantavero
The fall of Ramadi to ISIS, NATO’s latest maneuvers in Eastern Europe, Chinese and Russian navies in the Mediterranean, Japanese nationalism and a review of the Presidential candidates foreign and military policies. Website: incontextreport.com. Email: email@example.com.
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News
7 PM: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Adam Johnson, a contributing writer to Alternet and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting, discusses his recent article, “White House Reveals ‘Boots on the Ground’ in Syria, but Media Too Giddy Over Special Ops Porn to Notice,” and issues related to U.S. corporate media’s failure to provide critical reporting on U.S. military policy and foreign intervention.
- Peter Jenkins, an attorney with the Center for Food Safety, talks about his group’s response to the Obama White House Pollinator Health Task Force, which they view as far too weak to achieve positive goals, and provides listeners with an overview of the health crisis facing honey bees, monarch butterflies and other pollinators.
- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent with The Nation magazine, a contributing writer for The Progressive and In These Times and associate editor of Madison Wisconsin’s daily newspaper, The Capital Times. Nichols is the author of many books including,“The Genius of Impeachment,” and most recently, “Uprising: How Wisconsin Renewed the Politics of Protest, from Madison to Wall Street,” co-written with Robert McChesney. He’ll discuss the battle within the Democratic party over President Obama’s push for Congressional approval of fast track and the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement.
- Seth Adler, coordinator of the annual Left Forum conference, talks about this year’s gathering in New York City, May 29-31, where the theme will be, “No Justice, No Peace: Confronting the Crises of Capitalism and Democracy,” The conference will host over 400 workshops and featured speakers including: Glen Ford, Kshama Sawant, Tom Hayden, Rev. Osagyefo Sekou, Laura Flanders & Immortal Technique.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Helen Nordhaus, author of The Beekepper s Lament, talks about her latest book, a wonderful history/slash memoir of her ancestor Julia Staub. It’s called American Ghost. And if apple pie is a symbol of America, apples may be a symbol of New England. Russell Steven Powell talks about his book, Apples of New England: A User’s Guide.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Kristi Hall