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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, December 27, 2017

4th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM: Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The LGBTQ Community Show: Andrew Ross

1 PM: Mike Merli (fill-in for Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein)

4 PM: Harry Minot w/Henry Minot (fill-in for Wednesday Night Fish Fry: Early Bird Edition: Rod Ross)

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

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine, re-broadcast from 12/26/17 (fill-in for East End Ink: Poems for Palestine

In August 2014, as Israel waged war on Gaza, east end writers and friends met to exchange thoughts, writings and prayers at Incarnation Lutheran church in Water Mill. Heard are Blanche Weisen Cook, Clare Coss, Kathy Engel, Rev. Katrina Foster, Pamela Kallimanis, and others.
East End Ink is archived at http://eastendink.blogspot.com.
Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/wpkn895/sets/east-end-ink-on-wpkn.)

8 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Living Room Listening Session: Rob Peck (fill-in for Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli)

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, December 26, 2017

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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 Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo (continues as fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

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

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

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 25, 2017

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Mikki’s Room (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

2 AM: Mike Merli (fill-in for 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: Snap Crackle and Pop: Alec Cumming (fill-in for My Other Music and Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli)

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

1 PM: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone)

4 PM: Connecticut Rocks: Bob D’Aprile (fill-in for Kevin Gallagher)

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: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Counterpoint: Scott Harris)

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Ralph Nader tells us how build a movement that can bridge left and right to promote real democracy. His new book is Breaking Through Power: It’s Easier Than We Think. Then, Sarah van Gelder of Yes! Magazine tells us why she set out on a 12,000 mile odyssey around America to find models for grassroots action. Her book is The Revolution Where You Live.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, December 24, 2017

4th Sunday

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

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Mike Merli (fill-in for Solidarity & What’s Your Point?: Garnett Ankle)

10 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: Mikki’s Room (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

2 AM (Monday): Mike Merli (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, December 23, 2017

4th Saturday

11 PM (Friday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM: 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: ¡Barricada!: John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio (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): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, December 22, 2017

4th Friday

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

2 AM: FlowwolF

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: Dave Hogan

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

Public Service vs Private Profit – Updates on Economic Threats: Corbyn vs Morgan Stanley, cars for super-rich, information vs profit, Fed chair Powell’s over-reach, why regulations are never enough, and corporate criminality.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, December 21, 2017

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Mike Merli (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM: Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable (fill-in for 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, 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): FlowwolF

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, December 20, 2017

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable (fill-in for 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: 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

Host Francesca Rheannon talks with Scott Chaskey about his book Seedtime: On the History, Husbandry, Politics and Promise of Seeds. Chaskey is manager of the Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett, New York’s first Community Supported Agriculture organic farm. The farm is owned by the Peconic Land Trust; an organization devoted to preservation of farms and open space on Long Island’s east end. Sustainable East End is heard monthly on the 3rd Wednesday at this time and is archived at https://sustainableeastend.blogspot.com

8 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: Mike Merli (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM (Thursday): Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable (fill-in for Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli)

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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 Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

Valerie will be presenting some of her favorite music of 2017. Between 5:30 and 6:30, she will be speaking about two public art projects in Connecticut:

5:30 PM: Richmond Jones will talk about his plans for a proposed memorial site in remembrance of the tragic 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Jones is a political cartoonist who grew up and then raised a family in Sandy Hook.

6:00 PM: Valerie will speaking with Kathleen Green, Executive Director of the Yale Humanist Society, and artist Ted Salmon about “The Lighthouse,” a humanist celebration of the holiday season that is shining brightly on the New Haven Green.

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: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Extensions: Dylan McDonnell)

11 PM: Almost Perfect Isolation: Art Venable (fill-in for Mark Mushin)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 18, 2017

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: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill (fill-in for Arts On Air: The Arts Council of Greater New Haven)

Rebroadcast: Professor Timothy Snyder, author of the highly acclaimed resistance manual On Tyranny, discusses his book, and offers a fresh assessment of the state of our beleaguered republic. Prof. Snyder is introduced by Stanley Heller, administrator of Promoting Enduring Peace, a Connecticut-based organization that sponsored this event at the United Church Parish House in New Haven on Nov. 28, 2017. A brief interview with Prof. Snyder, conducted by Richard Hill, follows his talk.

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. Alan Essig, executive director of the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy discusses provisions in the final version of the GOP’s House-Senate tax reform bill, and this very unpopular legislation’s short and long term impact on working families and rising economic inequality in the U.S.
  2. Victor Pickard, Associate Professor of Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania examines the FCC’s December 14 vote to repeal net neutrality and the harm to the public interest, as well as the ways in which consumers and activists will be fighting for restoration of net neutrality rules.
  3. Jon Rainwater, Executive Director with the group Peace Action discusses the mixed signals sent by the Trump administration re: the dropping of preconditions that North Korea must denuclearize before the U.S. would agree to begin negotiations and diplomatic engagement with the goal of de-escalating tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons and missile program.
  4. Sandra Cuffe, a freelance journalist based in Honduras discusses the ongoing post-election crisis in Honduras, covered in her recent articles published by NACLA and Toward Freedom, including, “Made in the USA: The Honduran Political Crisis, Rebooted.”

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

John Michael Greer talks about his latest book The Retro Future: Looking to the Past to Reinvent the Future. Then, climate scientist Peter Kalmus weighs in on the personal choices we can all make to protect the climate. He tells us about his book, Being The Change.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, December 17, 2017

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny (fill-in for 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

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: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Railroad Dave Radio: 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, December 16, 2017

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): 3rd Friday Night Live Music

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: Mike Merli (fill-in for ¡Barricada!: John Lugo)

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)