The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 8, 2014
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson
9 AM: Dave Hogan
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: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: a weekly news magazine from Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR)
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Glen Ford, Executive Editor with the Black Agenda Report discusses the coast-to-coast mobilization of protest organized in response to the recent Ferguson and New York City grand-jury decisions finding no reason to indict police officers in the killing of unarmed black men. He’ll also assess efforts now underway to build a national movement to confront police violence in communities of color across the U.S., as covered in his recent article, “The New Movement: Are We There Yet?”
- Matthew Hoh, Senior Fellow at the Center for International Policy, a former Marine Captain who in 2009 resigned his State Dept. post as the senior U.S. civilian in Zabul province in protest of American policy in Afghanistan, discusses his views on Chuck Hagel’s recent resignation as Sec. of Defense, the Obama administration’s current strategy in Afghanistan and U.S. military intervention in Iraq and Syria with the goal of “degrading and destroying” ISIS.
- Ellen Brown, President Emeritus, Founder & Senior Advisor with the Public Banking Institute talks about her recent article, “New G20 Rules: Cyprus-Style Bail-Ins to Hit Depositors and Pensioners.” She’ll also discuss PBI’s ongoing work in California and around the country to establish new public, state-owned banks beyond the nation’s only successful working model that was established in North Dakota in 1919.
- Robert E. Halstead a member of the Bridgeport, CT City Council representing the 132nd District, discusses the importance of green, open spaces in an urban environment, and his longtime and current effort to establish and preserve community gardens in Bridgeport.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Daniel James Brown talks about his bestseller, The Boys In The Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Then, a re-telling of the story of Romeo and Juliet —from the POV of Juliet’s nurse. We talk with historian-turned-novelist Lois Leveen about Juliet’s Nurse.
11 PM: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Grey Wolf (FM)