The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, February 12, 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: My Other Music: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County (CAFC)
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
5 PM: Digging In The Dirt: Kevin’s guest today: Cristina Sandolo, Executive Director, Green Village Initiative. As GVI’s Executive Director, Cristina is leading the organization towards creating social, economic and environmental change through a unified network of urban farms, community gardens and school gardens in Bridgeport, CT. She believes that cultivating young leaders of social justice, nurturing the farming and gardening movement across the city for maximum impact, and creating a robust food culture can lead to long-term change. Also, Eleanor Angerame, is GVI’s Farm and Youth Program Manager. Ellie manages Reservoir Community Farm and oversees GVI’s Youth Leadership Program. She holds a Master Gardener Certificate from the University of Maine; is skilled in managing an organic farm, managing volunteers and farm staff for efficient day-to-day farm operations, and working directly with communities.
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
- Lindsay Koshgarian, Program Director of the National Priorities Project assesses the two-year federal budget deal just passed by Congress that gives the U.S. military 54% of the discretionary budget, and how the allocation of these federal funds impacts non-military spending, i.e: public education, EPA, the Veterans Administration and NIH.
- Ken Jones, a retired professor of teacher education living in Swannanoa, NC., who recently returned from a fact finding delegation to Honduras, discusses the grave human rights situation in Honduras, and civil society mobilization opposing the repression of opposition and civil society groups since the nation’s disputed November 25 2017 presidential election.
- The Reverend Dr. Liz Theoharis, Co-Director of the Kairos Center and co-chair, along with Rev. William Barber, of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, discusses the Campaign, its inspirational history, issues agenda, planned actions and current goals.
- Author Debra Olson talks about her new book, “The People’s Governor: The Honorable Culbert Levy Olson,” covering her grandfather’s progressive activist career and agenda as governor of California from 1939-1943
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Daniel Ellsberg talks about his shocking new book, The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner. Then we talk with peace and security studies analyst Michael Klare about his recent article in The Nation, “Trump’s Nuclear Posture Review: Back to Armageddon.”
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning