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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, August 25, 2015

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

2 AM: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Cliff Furnald (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1:00 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Pete Stewart (fill-in for Jim Motavalli)

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Dan Correll)

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, August 24, 2015

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Dave Hogan

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Gus Cantavero

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report. Kiev claims 50,000 Russian troops are on Ukraine border. U.S. troops in Ukraine and Turkey. Russian MIGs in Syria. What to do with ISIS. Japan struggles with WWII legacy. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Jim Motavalli (fill-in for Pete Stewart)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

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10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with J.A. Mills about her book, Blood of the Tiger: A Story about Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save A Magnificent Species. Then, we hear the story of a very special owl. Martin Windrow tells us about his book, The Owl Who Liked Sitting on Caesar.

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, August 23, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

9 AM: What’s Your Point?: Garnett Ankle

10 AM: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

1 PM: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Sunday Brunch Concert)

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei (fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, August 22, 2015

4th Saturday

8 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Wendy Leigh White

10 AM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros)

11 AM: ¡Barricada!: con John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, August 21, 2015

3rd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Elijah Malone)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for PURE w/howard thompson)

4 PM: Pete Stewart (fill-in for Connections: Eric Cocks)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Labor Day Economics – Updates on Labor Day’s meaning, Amazon’s workplace horrors, Dunkin Donuts’ CEO against $15/hr, and how capitalism undermines recycling. Response to questions on shifting U.S. federal tax burdens and on state’s role in capitalist economies.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, August 20, 2015

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): 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, Gregory McAvoy, Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo (fill-in for All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan)

4 PM: John Motavalli

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, August 19, 2015

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

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

12 Noon: Kathy’s Corner: Kathy Connor

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Del ‘In Transition’

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: The Forest And The Trees Melinda Tuhus

8 PM: Relay: Jason Bischoff-Wurstle

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, August 18, 2015

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: 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: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian (fill-in for First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse)

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out :The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Preservation Sound: Chris Ruggiero (fill-in for Five String Circus: Pete Kaufman)

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, August 17, 2015

3rd 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: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Arts on Air – The Arts Council of Greater New Haven: Matthew Reiniger

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Eric Kingson is a professor of social work at Syracuse University, co-founder of the group Social Security Works and co-chair the Strengthen Social Security Coalition. Kingson, co-author along with Nancy Altman of the new book, “Social Security Works!” and currently a candidate for Congress in New York’s 24th Congressional District, discusses the current debate in Congress over adjustments necessary to ensure that the Social Security disability fund won’t be forced to make major benefit cuts to 11 million disabled workers in 2016.
  2. Matthew Hoh, Senior Fellow at the Center for International Policy assesses the current situation in Afghanistan, including the reported death of Taliban leader Mullah Omar, internal discord among Taliban ranks over the succession process, the future of peace negotiations and the role of the U.S., Pakistan and other regional powers.
  3. Abby Scher, Associate Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies talks about worker coops, labor unions and cities: how new thinking is building economic power from the ground up and new developments in the labor movement’s involvement in the growth of cooperative model enterprises across the U.S.
  4. Ben Martin, Web Coordinator with the group 350 Connecticut.org, discusses the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission scoping process that is gathering input from the public for an environmental impact statement related to the Northeast Energy Direct Project, which involves construction and operation of new pipelines by the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company to be built in Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Journalist Jim Sterba talks about the growing battles over wildlife in America’s cities and suburbs — about deer, beavers, geese, bears, feral cats and more. His book is NATURE WARS: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds.

11 PM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, August 16, 2015

3rd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Elijah Malone w/Guest DJ Alex Panda (fill-in for In The Domain: Icon)

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud 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: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei (fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: 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, August 15, 2015

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): DJ Mondavi

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: con John Lugo

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: Shaki Presents

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda w/Elijah (fill-in for In The Domain: Icon)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, August 14, 2015

2nd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

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 Drive Time Salsa: John Rivera)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

System Toxicity – Updates on China’s currency moves, UK’S Corbyn like U.S. Sanders, adjuncts unionize, Pepsi and Coke offer self-serving health advice, Rand Paul’s misunderstanding of economics. We answer questions about what happened to U.S. real wages from 1974 to 2014.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky