The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 20, 2016
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
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
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
- Sarah Warbelow, Legal Director with Human Rights Campaign, discusses the tragic mass shooting at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida — in the context of the ongoing epidemic of hate crimes targeting members of the LGBTQ community across the U.S.
- Ladd Everitt, Director of Communications with the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, assesses the latest tragic mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, and the repercussions, including the Democratic filibuster in the U.S. Senate and the GOP commitment to hold votes on expanded background checks and a ban of gun sales to suspected terrorists.
- Craig Aaron, President and CEO of Free Press reviews the recent positive court decision upholding the FCC’s Net Neutrality rules, and his group’s ongoing “fight for a universal, affordable and open internet.”
- Matthew Cardinale, talks about his project SMART ALEC, a progressive alternative to the secretive, right wing, corporate-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC.) SMART ALEC, (State & Municipal Action for Results Today / Agenda for Legislative Empowerment & Collaboration) was founded to promote progressive public policy solutions at the local and state levels.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Richard Zacks talks about his new book about Mark Twain’s world lecture tour to get himself out of debt. It’s called Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour. Then we re-air the 2012 interview Zacks gave Writer’s Voice in 2012 about his book Island of Vice. It’s about Teddy Roosevelt’s time as New York City’s anti-corruption Police Commissioner.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning