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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 26, 2017

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Gerald Friedman, Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst — who served as an economic adviser to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders during his presidential campaign — examines key elements in the recently unveiled US Senate GOP repeal and replace healthcare bill, and assesses its likely impact on life and death healthcare issues for millions of Americans.
  2. Mike Oxford, Executive Director of the Topeka, Kansas Independent Living Resource Center and a national organizer with the disability rights group ADAPT, discusses his group’s non violent direct action organizing targeting U.S. Senators who will soon be voting on legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act and dramatically reduce funding for Medicaid.
  3. Corey Dolgon, Professor of Sociology and Director of Community Based Learning at Stonehill College, talks about his new book, “Kill it to Save it: An Autopsy of Capitalism’s Triumph Over Democracy.”
  4. Kaitlyn Shake, one of the founders of the southwest Connecticut Indivisible group, “Fairfield Standing United,” talks about the work activists are doing on local, state and national issues – as well as the group’s involvement in electoral politics, and how listeners can get engaged.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Joseph Luzzi talks about his moving new memoir and contemplation of Dante’s Divine Comedy, In A Dark Wood. Then, we hear some voices from the recent marathon reading of Melville’s Moby Dick put on by the legendary Sag Harbor NY bookstore, Canio’s.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 25, 2017

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for La Esquina Latina: Edwin o Luis)

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

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

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, June 24, 2017

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Seeking Wellness : Our Bodies Explained: Dr. Kulveen Virdee

10 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

11 AM: Live Culture: Martha Lewis – ideas in and around contemporary art

12 PM: What A Story: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Ebong Udoma (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: The A List: ‘Prime Time’ w/Sam Hopkins & Vinny

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 23, 2017

4th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer)

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: Lisa Sahulka

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

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

Capitalism’s Self-destruction – Updates on declining Cal State Univ system, Trump vs coal industry realities, Hudson Yards for mega-rich vs New York’s social needs, lotteries’ and legalized pot’s same economic motives.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

2 AM (Saturday): My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 22, 2017

4th Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Bruce Swan (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: Home Page Radio: Duo Dickinson

1 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

4 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer)

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 21, 2017

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

2 AM: The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

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

12 Noon: Kathy’s Corner: Kathy Connor

1 PM: Del ‘In Transition’ with Steve di Costanzo (fill-in for Music Sacred and Profane: Nick Jacobs)

3 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Music Sacred and Profane: Nick Jacobs)

4 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

Suffolk County Vector Control sprays Methoprene, a chemical recognized as lethal to marine life, on eastern long island marshlands in an effort to kill mosquitos. Francesca Rheannon speaks with Kevin McAllister of the environmental watch dog group DefendH2O about efforts to end the spraying. Sustainable East End is heard on the third Wednesday each month. Programs are archived at http://sustainableeastend.blogspot.com

8 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: Bruce Swan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 20, 2017

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Sean Corvino! (fill-in for 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 Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz & Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner, and The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone, together again!

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

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

8 PM: Extensions: Dylan McDonnell

11 PM: Mark Mushin

2 AM (Wednesday): The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 19, 2017

3rd Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for 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: 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

Featured Guests:

  1. Kate Kizer, Director of Policy and Advocacy with the Yemen Peace Project discusses the effort in Congress to stop the U.S.-Saudi arms deal, Saudi influence in Washington across both Democratic and Republican administrations — and the ongoing carnage in Yemen’s civil war.
  2. Melissa Mays, a founder of the group Water You Fighting For, examines the current situation in Flint, Michigan with regard to lead contamination in the city water supply, and the recent move by Michigan’s attorney general to charge 5+ city and state officials with involuntary manslaughter for their role in the outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease in Flint that killed 12 people.
  3. Patriotic Millionaires Chair Morris Pearl, former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., one of the largest investment firms in the world, talks about Republican Congressional action to weaken and/or repeal critical parts of Dodd-Frank financial regulations, and the possible consequences for the nation’s banking system during a future economic crisis.
  4. Physician and 2012 and 2016 Green Party Presidential candidate Jill Stein speaking on a panel titled, “Reality Check: Why Now More Than ever it’s time for radical resistance and independent green-left collaboration,” at the Left Forum conference in New York City on June 3, 2017.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Writer’s Voice spends the hour with James Forman, Jr., talking about his groundbreaking book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America. It’s a close look at a major influence in the development of mass incarceration in America ” one that until now, has gone largely unnoticed: the role that African American leaders played in the growth of mass incarceration. Its a case of unforeseen consequences arising out of the best of intentions.

11 PM: Sean Corvino (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 18, 2017

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: Icon In The Domain

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

11 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo,

along with Dean Ferro, & Mark Mushin, in a SPECIAL LIVE Remote Broadcast
from the 3rd Annual New England Auto Museum (NEAM), Father’s Day, Benefit Car Show

12 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Edwin o Luis

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

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Railroad Dave Radio: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, June 17, 2017

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music: 38th annual Sea Music Festival recorded Saturday, June 10 at Mystic Seaport

1 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (continues as fill-in for 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!: John Lugo

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: JMS JAMS: Justin Shay (fill-in for Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl)

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): Icon In The Domain

5 AM (Sunday): Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM (Sunday): Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 16, 2017

3rd Friday

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

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for On the Heir Radio: Prince Letif)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.)

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

1 PM: ‘PURE’ w/howard thompson

4 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy (fill-in for Connections: Eric Cocks)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

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

When U.S. government destroyed a political party – Updates on Oklahoma cuts funds for public schools, why Americans dont take paid vacations owed them, how coal/oil companies fight solar/wind companies to buy politicians that decide what energy system we must live with.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: 3rd Friday Night Live Music: 38th Annual Sea Music Festival recorded Saturday, June 10, at Mystic Seaport

1 AM (Saturday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM (Saturday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (continues as fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 15, 2017

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for 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: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

12 Noon: The Organic Farmstand: Richard Hill, Guy Beardsley, Bill Duesing and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Luis Luna

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues For Bob: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for In The Evening: Bob Shapiro)

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

2 AM (Friday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for On the Heir Radio: Prince Letif)