The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 11, 2017
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County (CAFC)
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
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
- Philip Weiss, co-editor of the online Middle East news site Mondoweiss, discusses how President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has already, and will continue to impact people on the ground in the Middle East and around the world — as well as the the declaration’s effect on the moribund Middle East peace process.
- Jefferson Morley, Washington Correspondent with Alternet talks about his recent article, “The Last Thing America Needs Is Trump Armed with His Own Private CIA.” He’ll also discuss his forthcoming book, “The Ghost: The Secret Life of CIA Spymater James Jesus Angleton.”
- Suyapa Portillo, Assistant Professor of Chicano/a-Latino/a Transnational Studies at California’s Pitzer College assesses the current post-election crisis in Honduras, and how U.S. policy over recent years has contributed to deepening authoritarianism, instability and violence.
- A representative of Fossil Free Yale and Local 33 Unite-HERE, the union of graduate employees at Yale University, discuss their campaign and petition drive demanding that Yale divest hundreds of millions of dollars that the university currently invests in fracking, coal mining and oil drilling.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Celebrated author Sy Montgomery talks with us about the essays she and Elizabeth Marshall Thomas have written and collected in a wonderful new book, Tamed and Untamed: Close Encounters of the Animal Kind. Then we hear part of our 2011 interview with Elizabeth Tova Bailey about her book The Sound of A Wild Snail Eating.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning