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
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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