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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 23, 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: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

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

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report. After reviewing the West’s military response to the latest ISIS terror attacks, we discuss what the Arab nations can contribute to the war against ISIS. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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. Beau Grosscup, author of several books on terrorism including, “The Newest Explosions of Terrorism“, and most recently, “Strategic Terror: The Politics and Ethics of Aerial Bombardment.” He discusses the role of U.S. allies Saudi Arabia and other Gulf monarchies in supporting ISIS as well as funding and promoting their extremist Wahhabi Islamist theology worldwide. He’ll also identify alternative U.S. policies that could succeed in diminishing the growth of extremist terrorist groups and the cycles of vengeance and violence.
  2. Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies and author of the just published book, “Understanding ISIS & the New Global War on Terror: A Primer,” talks about her recent article, “After the Paris Attacks, a Call for Justice – Not Vengeance.”
  3. An excerpt of Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), speech on democratic socialism. He cited President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “Second Bill of Rights,” a program for economic and social justice advanced in 1944 but not yet achieved. Other topics included his ideas for defeating ISIS and whether or not the U.S. should accept Syrian war refugees following the terrorist attacks in Paris.
  4. Nick Nyhart, President and CEO of Every Voice Center, reviews recent election results in Maine and Seattle re: support for publicly funded electoral systems. He’ll also discuss a recent proposal in Connecticut, now withdrawn, that would have ended the publicly financed Citizens’ Election Program in the state.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Feminist sociologist and gender researcher Michael Kimmel talks about the aggrieved entitlement of so many white men in America. His book is Angry White Men: American Masculinity at the End of an Era. Then, we look at the rise of rape culture in America with Kate Harding. Her book is Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture—and What We Can Do about It.

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

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 22, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room — “Soul’s Place”

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

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

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, November 21, 2015

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music: Del ‘In Transition’

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: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham (fill-in for Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl)

4 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room — “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 20, 2015

3rd Friday

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

2 AM: Friday Morning Live:Joe Santiago (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: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Big vs Small Business – Updates on Japan’s Recession, half of New York City economically in trouble, ACA deductibles undermine affordability, Million student March, another crooked capitalist. Response to listeners on private vs public enterprises

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music: Del ‘In Transition’

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 19, 2015

3rd Thursday

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

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Dave Hogan

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, November 18, 2015

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

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: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Mike Zito

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Justice Film Review: Luis Luna

8 PM: Shaki Presents: Rick Omante

11 PM: Dave Hogan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, November 17, 2015

3rd 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 Indigenous Radio: Charlie Uruchima (fill-in for Tiokasin Ghosthorse)

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

4:30 PM: Valerie speaks with Aviva Shen, a senior editor at ThinkProgress.org, who writes about her article titled “Fearmongering Against Refugees In The U.S. Begins.”

5:30 PM: Curator Stephen Kobasa and photographer Joy Bush join Valerie to speak about the current exhibition at Hartford’s Charter Oak Cultural Center, Heartbreak Motels: Photos by Joy Bush and Donna Masotti. An exploration of the history and decay of the Berlin Turnpike.

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

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

8 PM: Oscar Gonzalez-Barreto

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Wednesday): Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 16, 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

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. Ann Jones, is an independent scholar, a journalist, and currently an associate of the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History an Harvard University. She is the author of ten books of nonfiction, including, “Kabul in Winter,” and most recently,”They Were Soldiers: How the Wounded Return from America’s Wars: The Untold Story.” She’ll share her views on the massacre in Paris claimed by ISIS ‐‐ and discuss her important recent article, “Afghanistan After the American War,” and the policy options ahead re: Afghanistan for the Obama administration.
  2. Mat dos Santos, Legal Director with the ACLU of Oregon, will talk about the recent revelation that the Criminal Justice Division of the Oregon Department of Justice has secretly surveilled Oregonians who use the Black Lives Matter hashtag, and the wider issue of political surveillance conducted by government agencies.
  3. Vijay Prashad, is the George and Martha Kellner Chair in South Asian History, and Professor of International Studies at Trinity College, Hartford, CT ‐‐ and author of 17 books, including: “Land of Blue Helmets: The UN in the Arab World,” edited with Karim Makdisi and “The Darker Nations: A People’s History of the Third World.” Prof. Prashad discuss the context for understanding the terrorist attack in Paris, and the policy options to diminish further cycles of violence.
  4. Deirdre Shelley a member of the group Our Generation Our Choice, discusses her group’s recent multi-issue protest in Washington, D.C., demanding justice on race, climate and immigration ‐‐ and the future potential of building multi-issue coalitions addressing public policy issues not being addressed by Congress.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Lesléa Newman (Heather Has Two Mommies) talks about her latest book of poetry, I Carry My Mother (Headmistress Press, 2015). It s a moving elegy to her mother, written during her mother’s last days and after her death. Then poet Martine Bellen reads from and talks about her new collection, This Amazing Cage of Light: New and Selected Poems.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, November 15, 2015

3rd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room — “The Teachers”

2 AM: In The Domain: Icon

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

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

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: Dylan McDonnell (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, November 14, 2015

2nd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Community Discussions: Marti Fischer & Bill McLean

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Second Saturday Magazine: Bob Johnson

4 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

7 PM: FM Mutations: Allyson McCabe

10 PM: Mikki’s Room — “the Teachers”

2 AM (Sunday): Icon In The Domain

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, November 13, 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: 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: 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

Economic Power Struggles – Updates on Greek and Portuguese austerity struggles, obesity and Coca Cola, importance of U of Missouri, JC Penney’s fake sales, and Macy’s urgent sales. Response to listeners on politics, economics of TPP.

8 PM: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Ray Terlaga)

10 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, November 12, 2015

2nd 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: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

11 AM: An interview with conservationist and ecologist Carl Safina. His new book Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel has been highly praised. “Safina somehow manages to produce a view of animal intelligence that is genuinely new, and truly enlightening.” He is an endowed chair for nature and humanity at Stony Brook University.

12 Noon: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

An interview with beekeeper Mary Woltz about biodynamic beekeeping, the role of bees in what we eat, reasons for bee colony collapse and what we can do to help the survival of the bees. Sustainable East End is heard on the 2nd Thursday each month and is archived at sustainableeastend.blogspot.com

12:30 PM: Making Contact: Special

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for The Modern Hippy: Kyle Starkey)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Al Bell

A video portrait of Al Bell, The Blues According to Al Bell of WPKN is available courtesy of Mark S. Weiner.

11 PM: The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM (Friday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl