The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 3, 2017
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: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea
4 PM: Pete Stewart
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
- Tim Donaghy, Senior Research Specialist with Greenpeace USA, discusses his group’s response to President Trump’s executive orders and other actions reversing or undermining environmental regulations to curb pollution and limit greenhouse gas emissions linked with climate change.
- Chris Calabrese, Vice President of Policy at the Center for Democracy & Technology talks about his group’s response to the recent GOP-controlled House and Senate votes to strip Americans of their privacy protections on the Internet.
- James W. Carden, Editor of The American Committee for East-West Accord talks about his recent article, “Trump Slips into ‘Endless War’ Cycle,” published by Consortium News that reports on Trump’s military escalation in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen and elsewhere in the Middle East, a stance very different from Trump’s “anti-war” rhetoric during the 2016 election campaign.
- Mira Revesz, an organizer with the If Not Now movement, discusses her group’s recent protest action at the The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference, and the issues they’re working on re: opposition to the expansion of illegal Israeli settlements in the Palestinian Occupied West Bank, and U.S.-Israel relations under the Trump administration.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Author Min Jin Lee talks about her acclaimed new novel Pachinko. It is a multigenerational saga about a Korean family in Japan and how they defy oppression to thrive in a racist society. Then we air an edited version of our 2015 interview with Suki Kim about her book Without You There Is No Us. It’s her memoir of going undercover in North Korea.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning