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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, January 30, 2018

5th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Living Room Listening Session: Rob Peck (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

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: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: My Other Music (MOM): Joseph Celli (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Jazz It Up: Oscar Gonzalez Barreto

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 29, 2018

5th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: Mike Merli (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: To Be Announced

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

5 PM: Digging In The Dirt: Kevin’s guest today is Ray Archuleta, the “Healthy soil Guy.” Great info from one of the most respected soil experts in the country. Tune in, and learn about doing it right!

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Paul O’Brien, Vice President for Policy and Advocacy with Oxfam America, discusses Oxfam’s recent report, “Reward Work, Not Wealth,” the drivers of growing inequality in global wealth, its consequences and viable methods to reverse this corrosive disparity.
  2. Melinda St. Louis, Director of International Campaigns assesses the major issues in current negotiations initiated by President Trump over the future of NAFTA between the U.S., Mexico and Canada, and how the outcome may impact working families here in the U.S.
  3. Orisha Ala Nzambi Ochumare, and Kerry Ellington, of the group ‘Justice for Jayson,’ discuss the results of an investigation by a Connectcut State Prosecutor who found that Bridgeport Police Officer James Boulay was justified in using deadly force when he shot 15-year-old Jayson Negron, on May 9th when police stopped Negron who was driving a stolen car in downtown Bridgeport.
  4. Investigative reporter, Greg Palast, the author of several New York Times bestsellers including, “The Best Democracy Money Can Buy,” now an award winning documentary film, talks about his investigation into the disbanding of Donald Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. As Greg reports, the commission, which was chaired by Vice President Mike Pence, and whose vice-chair was Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, was “handed off” to the Department of Homeland Security.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We air part of our 2014 interview with Rob Okun about his book, Voice Male: The Untold Story of the Pro-Feminist Men’s Movement, which is out in a new edition. But first we talk with Okun about #MeToo and #TimesUp and how men can support that movement. Then the pioneering science fiction writer Ursula K. Le Guin died on January 23. We air our 2012 interview with her about her anthology The Unreal And The Real.

11 PM: Living Room Listening Session: Rob Peck (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, January 28, 2018

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

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

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Edwin o Luis

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

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, January 27, 2018

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM: FlowwolF (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Seeking Wellness : Our Bodies Explained: Dr. Kulveen Virdee

10 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

11 AM: Live Culture: Martha Lewis – ideas in and around contemporary art

12 PM: What A Story: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Icon In The Domain

7 PM: The A List: ‘Prime Time’ w/Sam Hopkins & Vinny

10 PM: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, January 26, 2018

4th Friday

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

2 AM: Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for Del ‘In Transition’)

9 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.)

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: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Marxism’s Contribution: Unique Social Analysis – Updates on New York City’s suit against big oil and dumping $5 billion in fossil fuel investments, fast-rising U.S. consumer debt, further attacks on labor and living standards in Greece, collapse of Carillion Corp exposes failure of privatization in U.K., and how CVS’ touch-ups of beauty images expose economics of advertising.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM (Saturday): FlowwolF (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, January 25, 2018

4th Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Home Page Radio: Duo Dickinson

1 PM: Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau

4 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, January 24, 2018

4th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM: Mike Merli (fill-in for Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The LGBTQ Community Show: Andrew Ross

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein)

4 PM: Harry Minot (fill-in for Wednesday Night Fish Fry: Early Bird Edition: Rod Ross)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Public Radio commentator, David Bouchier, reads from his “Not Quite the Stranger – essays on life in France” (2015), and a ‘non-memoir’ “Lucky Man – A Life in Essays” (2016). Recorded at Canios Books, Sag Harbor.
East End Ink is archived at http://eastendink.blogspot.com.
Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/wpkn895/sets/east-end-ink-on-wpkn

8 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli)

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, January 23, 2018

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Mike Merli (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

2 AM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): Mike Merli

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 22, 2018

4th 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: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music (MOM): Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Robert Borosage, Co-Director, Campaign for America’s Future discusses the current status and potential of the national resistance movement opposing Donald Trump’s presidency and the Republican Party agenda, as covered in his recent article, “The Orange Menace and the Even More Dangerous Party That Stands With Him.”
  2. Michael T. Klare, Professor of Peace and World Security Studies at Hampshire College, examines the Trump administration’s alarming new nuclear posture review that proposes increasing the role of nuclear weapons in U.S. strategy, covered in his recent Nation article, “Trump’s Nuclear Posture Review: Back to Armageddon.”
  3. Diana Pliego, Policy Associate with the National Immigration Law Center, assesses the current Congressional impasse and government shutdown over the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, (DACA,) and President Trump’s actions to end Temporary Protected Status for Salvadorans, Haitians and Nicaraguans.
  4. Roger Benham, longtime social justice organizer previews his upcoming “Fascism & Anti-Fascism” public forum on Sunday, February 4, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Sea Tea Comedy Theater in Hartford, CT, which will explore the dangers of right-wing extremism and its remedies.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with conservation biologist and author Carl Safina about Trump’s plan to target offshore waters for massive oil and gas drilling while abolishing safety rules put in place after the Deepwater Horizon blowout in 2010. But first, we re-play our 2011 interview with Safina talking about his book about the Deepwater Horizon Blowout, A Sea In Flames.

11 PM: Mike Merli (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, January 21, 2018

3rd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Annette Szczesiul (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM: Icon In The Domain

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho 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: Edwin o Luis

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

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Railroad Dave Radio: 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, January 20, 2018

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

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: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Annette Szczesiul (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM (Sunday): Icon In The Domain

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, January 19, 2018

3rd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM: Mike Merli (fill-in for On The Heir Radio: Prince Letif)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: My Other Music (MOM): Joseph Celli (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Knowledge, Class and Economics – Updates on problems and solutions for workplace discrimination, China’s ascending economy, capitalism’s drive to income and wealth inequalities, economics of immigration’s winners and losers, U.S. capitalism and African-Americans.

8 PM: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for Ray Terlaga)

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky