The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 4, 2018
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
12 Noon: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
5 PM: Digging In The Dirt: with Kevin Gallagher. This week it’s a frank discussion with Dianna Cohen, co founder of the Plastic Pollution Coalition, about this severe problem the people of the planet have created. We have to stop crapping in our “nest,” Mother Earth!
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
- Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate with Public Citizen discusses concern re: the Federal Reserve’s proposed changes to the Volcker Rule that restricts U.S. banks from making certain kinds speculative investments that do not benefit their customers — and growing threats to financial market stability resulting from the Republican Congress’ deregulation of the U.S. banking system.
- Jeff Benedict, a New York Times bestselling author, Sports Illustrated special features writer and a television and film producer, talks about his book, “Little Pink House,” upon which he recently produced the movie of the same title. The book and movie tell the true story of Susette Kelo who leads her New London, CT Fort Trumbull neighbors in a battle up to the U.S. Supreme Court to save their homes from an eminent domain demolition order to make way for a Pfizer Corporation development project.
- Frederick Clarkson, Senior Fellow with Political Research Associates and author of “Eternal Hostility: The Struggle Between Theocracy and Democracy and editor of Dispatches from the Religious Left: The Future of Faith and Politics in America,” talks about his recent article in Religion Dispatches titled, “‘Project Blitz’ Seeks to do for Christian Nationalism What ALEC Does for Big Business,” as well as the national coverage the article has generated.
- Gerald Horne, Moores Professor of History and African American Studies at the University of Houston and author of more than 30 books, including his latest titled, “The Apocalypse of Settler Colonialism,” and Democracy Now! Co-Host Juan Gonzalez, speaking at a plenary session of the 2018 Left Forum conference in New York City, titled, “One Fight, Many Fronts”
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Today, two masters of the mystery genre talk about writing crime fiction. We talk with Elizabeth George about the latest in her Inspector Lynley series, The Punishment She Deserves. Then, Anthony Horowitz of Foyles War, House of Silk and the Alex Rider mysteries tells us about his new book, The Word Is Murder. It’s a meta-mystery romp that invites the reader in behind the scenes of writing mystery fiction.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning