as of 8:00am….WPKN-FM is back on air….
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz 2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins 6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
8 AM: Mark Mushin
9 AM: John Corvino “Johnny Be Good”
12 Noon: Report To Listener: General Manager Steve di Costanzo Guests include Mark Mushin on the “WPKN-Car Bob Bus Trip to the New York International Car Show on Friday, April 18; Joe Rog from the Fairfield Theatre Company; Hayden Bates, Edmund Town Hall Benefit on April 11.
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.
7 PM: Feature Story News
7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Jonah Minkoff-Zern, senior coordinator of Public Citizen’s Democracy is For People campaign assesses the consequences of the recent U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the McCutcheon v. FEC case, and organizing among grassroots groups to restore campaign finance laws gutted in this case and the 2010 Citizens United v. FEC decision.
- Aaron Glantz, who covers veterans and domestic military issues for The Center for Investigative Reporting, spent more than 10 years covering the Iraq War and the treatment veterans receive when they come home. He is author of three books on the war, the latest is titled, The War Comes Home: Washington’s Battle Against America’s Veterans. Aaron discusses his recent report,“Wrongful Deaths at the VA,” and how the VA’s failure in treating PTSD and other mental illness among returning veterans may have contributed to the recent mass shooting at Fort Hood, Texas.
- (WOLA) Washington Office on Latin America’s Senior Associate for Cuba, Marc Hanson talks about his recent article, “USAID’s Cuban Twitter: Democracy Promotion Does More Harm Than Good.” He’ll also review the 50 year history of failed U.S. policy toward Cuba.
- Bill Duesing, is an organic farmer, Organic Advocate with the Connecticut chapter of the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) and author of the book, Living on the Earth. He discusses the proposed CT legislative bans on the sale and use of genetically engineered grass — and the use of pesticides where children play. He’ll also review the pending GMO labeling law in CT and surrounding states.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
John Rennie Short talks about dealing with disasters; his book is Stress Testing The USA: Public Policy and Reaction to Disaster Events. And could simple, affordable, appropriate technology be the solution to surviving the post industrial future? John Michael Greer says yes! His book is Green Wizardry: Conservation, Solar Power, Organic Gardening, and Other Hands-On Skills From the Appropriate Tech Toolkit.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio 2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren