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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, November 29, 2016

5th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Mark Mushin (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 Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: 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: Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer (fill-in for Jim Motavalli)

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 28, 2016

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: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: 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. Chip Berlet, an investigative journalist, research analyst, scholar and activist who has written about racism and intolerance for over four decades, analyzes the rise of hate crimes since the November 8th election; President-elect Trump’s appointment of white nationalist Stephen Bannon as his chief White House strategist, and concern about the normalizing of racist and fascist ideology in mainstream U.S. politics.
  2. Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America’s democracy, voting rights, campaigns and elections. Rosenfeld, who is the author of “Count My Vote: A Citizen’s Guide to Voting,” discusses his recent articles covering progress being made on initiating recounts in key midwestern swing states, the role of Green Party candidate Jill Stein, and the larger questions looming over the legitimacy of the 2016 election results.
  3. Lindsay Farrell, Executive Director of the Working Families Party chapter of CT, reviews Connecticut legislative election results re: her party’s endorsed candidates, and the WFP legislative agenda in the new year.
  4. Robert Jensen, Professor of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, and author of the forthcoming book, “The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men,” assesses corporate media’s coverage of the 2016 presidential election campaign, and shares his expectations and concerns about the mainstream media’s future coverage of the Trump administration when it takes office in January 2017.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Katherine Harvey talks about the book she co-authored, The Bare Bones Broth Cookbook. Then Francesca reads her story “The Food Philosophe.” And finally we continue our Thanksgiving tradition with native American scholar Marge Bruchac telling us the real story behind the holiday. Then a teaser from our interview with Nancy Altman of Social Security Works about her article, “Medicare Will Be Gone By Next Thanksgiving If Republicans Have Their Way.”

11 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 27, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Real Music, Real Talk : Michael Dunham (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

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: 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, November 26, 2016

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

12 AM: 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

  • Interview with Dr. Marc Rayman, Chief Engineer & Mission Director of NASA’s Dawn Mission to Asteroid Belt Objects Vesta & Ceres
  • Local Astronomy & Space Related Events
  • NASA Director of Planetary Science discusses how NASA is unraveling the mysteries of the Solar System & what may lie ahead in future exploration of the Cosmos… including the possibility of the discovery of Planet X.

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

12 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for What A Story: Ina Chadwick)

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (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: The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 25, 2016

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

2 AM: Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

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

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks (fill-in for Chris Frantz: The Talking Head)

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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Moving Beyond Capitalism – Updates on real corporate taxes, Canada’s infrastructure maneuver, economics of real estate, foreign students leaving.

8 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport)

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 24, 2016

4th Thursday

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

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski (fill-in for Cliff Furnald)

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Home Page Radio: Duo Dickinson

1 PM: Free From Frenzy: Bob D’Aprile (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

4 PM: Connecticut Rocks: Bob D’Aprile (fill-in for 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): Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, November 23, 2016

4th Wednesday

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

2 AM: 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 Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

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

New Yorker copy editors Ann Goldstein and Mary Norris speak about their work. Recorded recently at Canios Books in Sag Harbor. Ann Goldstein heads the editorial department at The New Yorker. She is also known as the translator of Italian writers including novelist Elena Ferrante and novelist and poet Primo Levi. Mary Norris is the author of the recent book Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen. East End Ink is archived at http://eastendink.blogspot.com. Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/wpkn895/sets/east-end-ink-on-wpkn

8 PM: Shaki Presents (fill-in for JMS Jams: Justin Shay)

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, November 22, 2016

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): 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: 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: 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): Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 21, 2016

3rd Monday

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

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (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: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito (fill-in for Arts on Air – The Arts Council of Greater New Haven)

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

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. Norman Solomon, co-founder of RootsAction.org, founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy and author of a dozen books including, War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death. He discusses his views on navigating the next 4 years under the incoming Trump regime and the role of progressive activists explored in his recent article, “For the Trump Era: Fight Not Flight.”
  2. Drew Courtney, Communications Director with People for the American Way, discusses his group’s views on President-elect Trump’s pledge to ban the immigration of Muslims to the U.S., and establish a Muslim registry. He’ll also talk about the role PFAW will play combating the most dangerous elements in the Trump agenda.
  3. Chuck Collins, a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies where he co-edits Inequality.org, talks about the 2016 election results and his newest book, Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good.
  4. Greg Palast, an investigative reporter and award winning author talks about his new documentary film, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits, based on his New York Times bestselling books. He’ll report on his investigation into the Crosscheck GOP voter purge as it relates to the 2016 election results in key states, as well as the role of right wing extremist Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, someone who’s name has been mentioned as a possible Trump Attorney General.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Mystery novelist Tana French talks with her about her latest book in the Dublin Murder Squad series, The Trespasser. Then, how can we best confront the terrible uncertainties of a darkening future? We talk with Shaun Chamberlin about the late David Flemings book, Surviving The Future, which Chamberlin edited.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 20, 2016

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

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: Sunday Mix: 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, November 19, 2016

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music: hosted by Bruce Swan

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: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman (fill-in for Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl)

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 18, 2016

3rd Friday

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

2 AM: Sean Corvino

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Doug Echols)

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: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

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

Economics of Trump – pdates on big Texas worker coop, Audi deal to make cars in China, Pope’s criticism of capitalism, Trump’s Wall Streeters.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music: hosted by Bruce Swan

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