The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 18, 2016
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: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
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
- Carl Takei, Staff Attorney with the ACLU’s National Prison Project talks about the ACLU’s lawsuit against the federal Bureau of Prisons for refusing to release requested documents, under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA,) related to the agency’s 2002 approval of a CIA torture site in Afghanistan.
- Dana Brown, national teach-ins coordinator with the Democracy Collaborative and The Next System Project, discusses the organization’s nationwide teach-in project, with a focus on analysis of the failures of our current economic and political system, alternative models, and a strategy to move the nation toward implementing change.
- Andrew Hanauer, Campaigns Director with the group Jubilee USA Network assesses Puerto Rico’s debt crisis and ongoing Congressional negotiations on finding a fair solution to the economic dislocation that is impacting the island’s citizens.
- Sonali Kolhatkar, is host and creator of KPFK Radio’s Rising Up with Sonali; author of “Bleeding Afghanistan: Washington, Warlords, and the Propaganda of Silence“, and co-Director of the non-profit group, Afghan Women’s Mission. She discusses her recent article published at TruthDig.com titled, “Two Weeks Into a Major Uprising, French Activists Still Staying ‘Up All Night’” – with attention on the common economic issues impacting working people in both Europe and the U.S., and the ways in which activists can now communicate directly with each another, bypassing corporate media.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Liza Featherstone talks about the collection of essays she’s edited, False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton. Then we talk with one of the contributors to False Choices, Rutgers history professor Donna Murch. Her essay is titled, “The Clintons War on Drugs: When Black Lives Didn t Matter.”
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning