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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 30, 2015

5th 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: John Coltrane “Straight no Chaser” – John Corvino

11 AM: John Coltrane “Straight no Chaser” – Joseph Celli

1 PM: John Coltrane “Straight no Chaser” – Rick Petrone

3 PM: John Coltrane “Straight no Chaser” – Annette Szczesiul

5 PM: John Coltrane “Straight no Chaser” – 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

Featured Guests:

  1. John Coequyt, Global Climate Policy director with the Sierra Club talks about the importance of the U.N. Climate Summit meeting that began Monday, November 30 in Paris, and the role of the global climate movement in pressuring governments to take concrete urgent action to address the causes of global warming.
  2. John Quigley, professor emeritus of international law at Ohio State University and author of, “The Ruses for War,” discusses Turkey’s recent shooting down of a Russian jet fighter, both the motivation and repercussions — as well as prospects for world and regional powers to come together to defeat ISIS in Syria and Iraq, as the government of French President François Hollande has called for.
  3. An excerpt of Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), speech on democratic socialism. He cited President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “Second Bill of Rights,” a program for economic and social justice advanced in 1944 but not yet achieved. Other topics included his ideas for defeating ISIS and whether or not the U.S. should accept Syrian war refugees following the terrorist attacks in Paris.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with environmental writer David Gessner about his new book, All The Wild That Remains: Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West. We also re-air a clip from a previous interview with Gessner about his last book, My Green Manifesto. And finally, we continue our Thanksgiving tradition: Marge Bruchac’s telling of the true story of the holiday.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 29, 2015

5th Sunday

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

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

10 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

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

5:30 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

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, November 28, 2015

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Wendy Leigh White

10 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

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

12 PM: Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM:Monsoon Radio Daniel Bass (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room ‐‐ “Rivers”

2 AM: TBA

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 27, 2015

4th Friday

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

2 AM: Joe Santiago (fill-in for Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: 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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Why Whites in Trouble – Updates on economics of immigration, economic alarmists, Ireland as tax haven. Response to listeners on role and place for small business in worker-coop based economy.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 26, 2015

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

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Liz Becker (fill-in for Cliff Furnald)

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Home Page: Binnie Klein and Duo Dickinson

1 PM: Dylan McDonnell

4 PM: Mikki (fill-in for Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei)

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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): Friday Morning Live: Joe Santiago (fill-in for Elijah Malone)

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, November 25, 2015

4th Wednesday

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

2 AM: DJ DaySix

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Rod Ross

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Poet Yesenia Montilla reads from The Pink Box and Kathy Engel reads recent poems. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com

8 PM: Scott Thompson

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, November 24, 2015

4th Tuesday

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

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

Featured guest: Robbie Robertson

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

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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): DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 23, 2015

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Gus Cantavero

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report. After reviewing the West’s military response to the latest ISIS terror attacks, we discuss what the Arab nations can contribute to the war against ISIS. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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. Beau Grosscup, author of several books on terrorism including, “The Newest Explosions of Terrorism“, and most recently, “Strategic Terror: The Politics and Ethics of Aerial Bombardment.” He discusses the role of U.S. allies Saudi Arabia and other Gulf monarchies in supporting ISIS as well as funding and promoting their extremist Wahhabi Islamist theology worldwide. He’ll also identify alternative U.S. policies that could succeed in diminishing the growth of extremist terrorist groups and the cycles of vengeance and violence.
  2. Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies and author of the just published book, “Understanding ISIS & the New Global War on Terror: A Primer,” talks about her recent article, “After the Paris Attacks, a Call for Justice – Not Vengeance.”
  3. An excerpt of Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), speech on democratic socialism. He cited President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “Second Bill of Rights,” a program for economic and social justice advanced in 1944 but not yet achieved. Other topics included his ideas for defeating ISIS and whether or not the U.S. should accept Syrian war refugees following the terrorist attacks in Paris.
  4. Nick Nyhart, President and CEO of Every Voice Center, reviews recent election results in Maine and Seattle re: support for publicly funded electoral systems. He’ll also discuss a recent proposal in Connecticut, now withdrawn, that would have ended the publicly financed Citizens’ Election Program in the state.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Feminist sociologist and gender researcher Michael Kimmel talks about the aggrieved entitlement of so many white men in America. His book is Angry White Men: American Masculinity at the End of an Era. Then, we look at the rise of rape culture in America with Kate Harding. Her book is Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture—and What We Can Do about It.

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 22, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room — “Soul’s Place”

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: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

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

5:30 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei

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, November 21, 2015

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music: Del ‘In Transition’

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: con John Lugo

1 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham (fill-in for Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl)

4 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room — “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 20, 2015

3rd Friday

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

2 AM: Friday Morning Live:Joe Santiago (fill-in for Elijah Malone)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Big vs Small Business – Updates on Japan’s Recession, half of New York City economically in trouble, ACA deductibles undermine affordability, Million student March, another crooked capitalist. Response to listeners on private vs public enterprises

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music: Del ‘In Transition’

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 19, 2015

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Dave Hogan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM: 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: The Organic Farmstand: Richard Hill, Gregory McAvoy, Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Dave Hogan

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone