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The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 27, 2014

4th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM: Eli Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

10 AM: Zanj Radio: Berto Joseph

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan

4 PM: Chris Frantz – The Talking Head

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

2 AM (Saturday): CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 11, 2014

2nd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM: Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Darkflow

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music Sacred And Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Mike Zito

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

Is tipping a good thing? In this commentary, Hazel Kahan examines the rules and psychology of tipping in cultural, international, interpersonal and personal terms and concludes that when all is said and done, tipping does more harm than good. Tidings is produced by Tony Ernst and archived at hazelkahan.com

8 PM: Soundchecks: Walter Wagoner (fill-in for Jeff Wignall)

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Jose C. & Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 10, 2014

2nd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Mark Mushin (fill-in for Michael Dunham)

2 AM: Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

Kathy Kelly on Afghanistan: Beyond the Propaganda. Alternative Radio is heard on WPKN every Monday morning at 6 AM.

1:00 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM (Wednesday): Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Dark Flow

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 9, 2014

2nd Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Mitch Jones, Common Resources director with Food & Water Watch discusses his group’s views on the Obama administration’s proposed plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants 30% by 2030.
  2. J. Kirk Wiebe, a retired National Security Agency whistleblower who worked at the agency for 36 years talks about the new organization he’s help found, ExposeFacts.org and concerns, as a former NSA employee, with the post-9-11 bulk collection of American’s communications data, resulting from warrantless government surveillance.
  3. Steve Ellner, professor of economic history at the Universidad de Oriente in Puerto La Cruz in Venezuela and is editor of the book, “Latin America’s Radical Left: Challenges and Complexities of Political Power in the Twenty-First Century.” He provides listeners with an update on opposition protests in Venezuela, the complex political and economic situation in the country — and the Congressional effort to impose economic sanctions on the Latin American country.
  4. A speech by Angela Davis made at the 2014 Left Forum in New York City. Davis, known internationally for her ongoing work to combat all forms of oppression, is a distinguished professor emerita in the History of Consciousness and Feminist Studies Departments at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is a founding member of Critical Resistance, a national organization dedicated to the dismantling of the prison industrial complex.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Boris Fishman talks about his terrific debut novel about coming of age as an immigrant in America. It’s called A Replacement Life. And Obama just announced a get-tough policy on carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants. Now the question is, will he or won’t he on the Keystone XL pipeline? John Cushman of Inside Climate News tells the story of how Obama got to this moment on the pipeline and where he might go in the future in his new e-book, Keystone And Beyond.

11 PM: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 8, 2014

2nd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Rogue Radio: Scott Thompson (fill-in for La Esquina Latina: Luis)

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-rerported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Amazon Radio: Pam Smith

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, June 7, 2014

1st Saturday

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6 AM: The Carousel: Dave Z.

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Saturday ViBeZ: DJ Dizz-E

7 PM: Songtrails: Caroline Doctorow with folk and roots based music.

Caroline Doctorow presents American old time string band music, featuring The Highwoods Stringband and others.

8 PM: Soca Showcase: Icon

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinnie

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 6, 2014

1st Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM: Eli Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Doug Echols

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: PURE: howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

8 PM: Ray Terlaga

10 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

2 AM (Saturday): CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 5, 2014

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Robert Merritt

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Cliff Furnald)

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: The Organic Farmstand: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: John Motavalli

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Eli Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 4, 2014

1st Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM: Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Darkflow

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: The Carl J. Frano Show: Carl J. Frano

12 Noon: Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Mike Horyczun

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

Hazel Kahan talks with Dave Berson. Dave’s life takes its meaning from Greenport. In the summer, he operates Glory, a solar-powered boat which provides excursions around Peconic Bay for visitors and educational classes for local children. In the winter, he offers free classes for Greenport’s children. North Fork Works programs are archived at hazelkahan.com/north-fork-works-2014.

8 PM: Liz Becker

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Thursday): Robert Merritt

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 3, 2014

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Bob Costanzo (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: Connect, Grow, Influence: Women with Impact – (Women’s Business Development Council Radio Show): Fran Pastore

1:00 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine

8 PM: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Dark Flow

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 2, 2014

1st Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Report To Listener: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

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: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Center for Economic and Policy Research Co-Director Mark Weisbrot talks about his recent article warning of the dangers for the people of Ukraine if the newly elected government there abides by austerity policies demanded by the International Monetary Fund and the European Union.
  2. Po Murray, vice-chair and co-founder of the Newtown Action Alliance discusses her group’s response to the latest mass shooting incident in Santa Barbara, California – with attention to the courageous stance taken by Richard Martinez, the grieving father whose son was killed by deranged gunman Elliot Rodger.
  3. Anand Gopal, author of “No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War through Afghan Eyes,” talks about critically acclaimed new book and recent article titled, “How the U.S. Created the Afghan War — and Then Lost It, The Unreported Story of How the Haqqani Network Became America’s Greatest Enemy.”
  4. Newly elected socialist city council member in Seattle, Kshama Sawant, talks about the successful campaign she’s now leading, advocating a rise in the city’s minimum wage to $15.00 an hour and her other initiatives on taxing the rich and reimposition of rent control.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Rob Okun talks about the collection of essays he edited, Voice Male: The Untold Story of the Pro-feminist Men’s Movement. Then we re-air our 2009 interview with feminist poet Robin Moore about the anthology she edited, Poems From The Women’s Movement.

11 PM: Bob Costanzo (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 1, 2014

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Mark Mushin

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

9 AM: What’s Your Point?: Garnett Ankle

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Latin Music with Luis or Edwin

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-rerported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Kyle Starkey

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins