The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, September 29, 2014
10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Mark Mushin)
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
12 Noon: TBA
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News
7 PM: Feature Story News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Ann Wright, a retired Army Reserve colonel and a 29-year veteran of the Army and Army Reserves. Wright who served as a U.S. diplomat in nine nations, resigned from the Department of State on March 19, 2003, in opposition to the Iraq war. Co-author of “Dissent: Voices of Conscience,” Wright shares her views on the expanding U.S. military intervention targeting ISIS forces in both northern Iraq and Syria.
- Heidi Boghosian, former director of the National Lawyers Guild and author of the book, “Spying on Democracy,” assesses the record of outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, in areas including: dragnet surveillance of U.S. citizens, drone attacks targeting Americans abroad, holding Wall Street bankers and traders accountable for their behavior which led to the 2008 financial collapse, expanding LGBT rights, criminal justice sentencing reforms, and reigning in police abuse and racial profiling.
- Connor Gibson, a researcher with the Greenpeace investigations team talks about his group’s recent report: “Koch on Campus, Polluting Higher Education,” and next steps after the Peoples Climate March for building an effective international climate movement.
- Jonathan Pelto served five terms in the Connecticut House of Representatives and was a former Deputy Majority Leader until he left the Legislature in 1993. Most recently he was a candidate for Governor of the newly formed Education and Democracy Party. He discusses his criticism of CT Governor Malloy’s education reforms, the corporate agenda on privatizing our public school system, the charges of political corruption linked with charter school funding and alternative models to improve the quality and effectiveness of education in the state.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Karen Abbott talks about her latest book, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy. It s about four courageous women spies of the Civil War who made history. And later, we replay our 2013 interview with Lois Leveen about her novel, The Secrets of Mary Bowser. It s about a Union spy right inside the Confederate White House who was an African American ex-slave masquerading as a slave.
11 PM: Jazz Adeventures: Phil Bowler (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: Wilfredo “DJ Renaissance” Soto