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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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 17, 2016

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Bruce Swan (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, Guy Beardsley, Bill Duesing and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Luis Luna

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: Mark Mushin (fill-in for In The Evening: Bob Shapiro)

11 PM: Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM (Friday): Sean Corvino

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, November 16, 2016

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

2 AM: The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: The Carl J. Frano Show: Carl J. Frano

12 Noon: Kathy’s Corner: Kathy Connor

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman

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

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

A talk by Kevin McAllister of Defend H2O “Living On The Edge: Coastal Issues, Climate Change & What Will Our Coastal Future Be?” McAllister addresses the physical and ecological implications of climate change. What does sea level change mean for our communities and what are the appropriate responses to ensure that beaches, wetlands and other natural resources remain sustainable? Program illustrations will be posted at sustainableeastend.blogspot.com. Sustainable East End programs are archived there as well.

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

11 PM: Bruce Swan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, November 15, 2016

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): 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: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

4:15 PM: Investigative journalist Bruce Shapiro, Executive Director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University, talks about the recent election and issues such as possible Supreme Court appointments.

5:00 PM: New Haven writer Alice Mattison, the author of numerous books of short stories, novels, and books of poetry, will be talking about an upcoming event at Best Video of Hamden, on Thursday, November 17 – Literary: Alice Mattison ”The Pleasures And Perils Of Writing A Novel.” Her most recent books include a guide for writers: The Kite and the String: How to Write with Spontaneity and Control—and Live to Tell the Tale.

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: Dylan McDonnell

11 PM: Mark Mushin

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 14, 2016

2nd 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: Sean Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County (CAFC)

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for 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. Thomas Frank, an American political analyst and historian is author of several books including, “What’s the Matter With Kansas?” His most recent book is titled, “Listen, Liberal: or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?” He discusses his post-election article, “Donald Trump is Moving to the White House, and Liberals Put him There,” and some of the relevant issues re: the election outcome explored in his latest book.
  2. A spokesperson from the Progressive Change Campaign Committee assesses the damage to progressive issues and causes resulting from the 2016 presidential and congressional election — and the role progressive activists will play in re-shaping the Democratic Party.
  3. Patrick Rosenstiel, a public affairs and media relations professional, is a senior consultant to the group National Popular Vote. He talks about his group’s campaign to pass legislation in enough states that would guarantee the Presidency to the future candidate who receives the most popular votes nationwide, nullifying the anti-democratic function of the Electoral College.
  4. Christian Parenti, clinical assistant professor of liberal studies at New York University and author of the book, “Tropic of Chaos, Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence,” shares his views on navigating the next 4 years under the Trump regime related to the international struggle to confront global warming and its consequences.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Cat behaviorist Sarah Ellis talks about The Trainable Cat: A Practical Guide to Making Life Happier for You and Your Cat. Then, the election is finally over, with a shocking result that few in chattering classes foresaw. But the signs were there for those unburdened by the blinders of privilege to see. We re-air our interview with one of them, cartoonist Ted Rall, about his graphic biography of Donald Trump, first broadcast in August.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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