The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 9, 2014
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson
9 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County
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
- Mitch Jones, Common Resources director with Food & Water Watch discusses his group’s views on the Obama administration’s proposed plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants 30% by 2030.
- J. Kirk Wiebe, a retired National Security Agency whistleblower who worked at the agency for 36 years talks about the new organization he’s help found, ExposeFacts.org and concerns, as a former NSA employee, with the post-9-11 bulk collection of American’s communications data, resulting from warrantless government surveillance.
- Steve Ellner, professor of economic history at the Universidad de Oriente in Puerto La Cruz in Venezuela and is editor of the book, “Latin America’s Radical Left: Challenges and Complexities of Political Power in the Twenty-First Century.” He provides listeners with an update on opposition protests in Venezuela, the complex political and economic situation in the country — and the Congressional effort to impose economic sanctions on the Latin American country.
- A speech by Angela Davis made at the 2014 Left Forum in New York City. Davis, known internationally for her ongoing work to combat all forms of oppression, is a distinguished professor emerita in the History of Consciousness and Feminist Studies Departments at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is a founding member of Critical Resistance, a national organization dedicated to the dismantling of the prison industrial complex.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Boris Fishman talks about his terrific debut novel about coming of age as an immigrant in America. It’s called A Replacement Life. And Obama just announced a get-tough policy on carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants. Now the question is, will he or won’t he on the Keystone XL pipeline? John Cushman of Inside Climate News tells the story of how Obama got to this moment on the pipeline and where he might go in the future in his new e-book, Keystone And Beyond.
11 PM: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren