The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 29, 2014
10 PM (Sunday): Six Feet Deep: Jeep Ward (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)
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: All Mixed Up: Shortcut through 2014 ‐ Peter Bochan
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
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
- Dave Johnson, a Fellow with Campaign for America’s Future and a Senior Fellow with Renew California, discusses some good news for progressive activism witnessed in 2014, that he wrote about in his recent article, “Holiday Bright Spots for Progressives.”
- Arun Gupta, a co-founder of The Indypendent newspaper and the Occupied Wall Street Journal, is a widely published journalist. He assesses the growth and potential of the nationwide movement that’s risen up to challenge police violence in communities of color, as well as the political blowback recently seen from people like Pat Lynch, president of the New York City Police Department’s largest and most influential union.
- Steve Schnapp, Senior Education Coordinator with the group United for a Fair Economy, talks about the issues of growing economic inequality in the U.S., with a focus on a recent study by professors Gabriel Zucman and Emmanuel Saez, as well as new movements for a higher minimum wage and calls for changes in federal tax and labor policies.
- John Humphries, convener and organizer with the Connecticut Roundtable on Climate and Jobs discusses his group’s new legislative campaign to cap the residential fixed charge for electricity at $10 per month, after Connecticut’s largest electric utility CL&P requested a monthly increase to $25.50 and the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority, or PURA, granted a 20% increase from $16.00 to $19.25 per month.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Ellen Cooney talks about her newest novel, The Mountaintop School For Dogs. It’s a mystery about a unique rescue operation. And we re-air our conversation with animal behaviorist Vint Virga about The Soul of All Living Creatures.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Grey Wolf (FM)