The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 9, 2015
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: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
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: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Jessa Boehner, International Program Associate with Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, discusses the release of the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement, with a focus on the previously leaked chapters’ rules and regulations that have galvanized opposition by labor, environmental and consumer groups.
- Jon Rainwater, Executive Director with Peace Action West & The Peace Education Fund, discusses President Obama’s recent decision to deploy U.S. ground troops to Syria with the risk of escalation in a dangerous conflict that involves major powers with conflicting goals.
- Kevin Burgos, a Hartford, Connecticut, Dunkin Donuts worker who is a part of the Fight for $15 movement talks about the organizing being done across the U.S. for the November 10th national day of action to support $15 an hour and union rights.
- Melinda Tuhus, journalist, climate justice activist, and WPKN Radio/Between The Lines producer previews her upcoming talk: “Report Back on Fast for the Climate, and Looking Ahead to the Road through Paris,” Monday, Nov. 16th, 7:00 PM, Unitarian Society of New Haven, 700 Hartford, Turnpike, Hamden, CT.
- Kalin Jordan, co-founder of UnKochMyCampus.org, discusses his group’s work to expose and challenge the Koch brother’s funding of hundreds of colleges and universities across the U.S. in an effort to promote their right wing political agenda.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
On this week’s show, two allegorical novels. First, Michael Golding‘s tale of a Sufi spiritual journey in 13th century Persia, A Poet Of The Invisible World. Then a new medical thriller from Robin Cook. This time he tackles biologics within the context of a for-profit medical system gone mad.
11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning