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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

5th Wednesday

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

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Digging In The Dirt: Kevin Gallagher

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman (fill-in for Mike Horyczun)

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

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

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Poets Grace Schulman and Philip Schultz read from recent work. Recorded at Canios Books, Sag Harbor in August 2015. East End Ink is heard regularly on the 4th Wednesday each month. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com. Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/groups/east-end-ink

8 PM: Shaki Presents & Justin Shay (JMS JAMS) Collide/Confuse/Collaborate On-the-Air

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for 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 Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

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: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 27, 2016

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report. We discuss the military and political history of Russia from Stalin to Putin. And we conclude with an analysis of the implications of Russia’s current revival for U.S. foreign and military policy. This program was originally broadcast in September 2013 as part two of a series on Russian history. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

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. Nina Q. Eichacker, a lecturer in economics at Bentley University, and a member of the Dollars and Sense collective, assesses the UK vote to leave the European Union, and examines the issues of austerity, unemployment, anti-immigrant sentiment and other factors that could determine the future of the EU in the years ahead.
  2. Mario A. Murillo, professor in the department of Radio, Television and Film at Hofstra University, is the author of the book, “Colombia and the United States: War, Unrest and Destabilization.” Professor Murillo, who is currently working on a new book about the indigenous movement in Colombia, will discuss the recent agreement reached between the Colombian government and FARC guerrillas on a bilateral cease-fire and a plan for disarming rebel forces – on the way to ending 50 years of war.
  3. Deborah Burger, Co-President of National Nurses United, reviews the discussion and debate that occurred at the “People’s Summit,” June 17th-19th in Chicago, and the role her union and Bernie Sanders’ supporters will play in this year’s presidential and congressional election — as well strategy on formulating a post-November progressive political agenda.
  4. Veteran social justice and environmental activist Harvey Wasserman, author of a dozen books, including, “Solartopia! Our Green-powered Earth,” talks about his recent article, “Diablo Shutdown Marks End of Atomic Era,” and the industry lobbyists and politicians who are still working to revive nuclear power in the U.S. and around the world.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Catie Marron talks about the book she edited, City Squares: Eighteen Writers on the Spirit and Significance of Squares Around the World. And we re-air out 2015 interview with urban philosopher David Kishik about The Manhattan Project.

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 26, 2015

4th Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or 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 25, 2016

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM: Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Wendy Leigh White

10 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew – LIVE from The Barrett Jackson Auction at Mohegan Sun

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

12 PM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew – LIVE from The Barrett Jackson Auction at Mohegan Sun

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew – LIVE from The Barrett Jackson Auction at Mohegan Sun

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 24, 2016

4th Friday

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

2 AM: 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: Chris Frantz: The Talking Head

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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Small Victories, Big Lessons – Updates on victories (1) over US sugar industry and (2) in reducing Sweden’s 40-hour workweek to 30 hours with no pay cut.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM (Saturday): Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 23, 2016

4th Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): 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: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Rootstock Radio: Theresa Marquez

Host Theresa Marquez speaks with Megan Kimble, author and managing editor for Edible Baja Arizona in Tucson Arizona. Megan is also the author of Unprocessed: My Busy, Broke, City-Dwelling Year of Reclaiming Food. Bon Appetit said Unprocessed is a beautiful and refreshingly honest look at the sticky business of making ethical and responsible food choices in our current food landscape. She has an MFA in creative writing nonfiction from the University of Arizona. Theresa and Megan discuss the founding and direction of Edible Baja and how her book has changed the way she views the world of food. Megan also talks about Tucson’s recent award as a World City of Gastronomy.

1 PM: Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau

4 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei

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): Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 22, 2016

4th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

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 Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Wednesday Night Fish Fry: Early Bird Edition: Rod Ross

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

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

7:30 PM: East End Ink

A celebration of the poetry of Antje Katcher with Paul Genega and friends reading from her posthumous collection Catechism. East End Ink is heard on the 4th Wednesday each month. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com. Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/groups/east-end-ink

8 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 21, 2016

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Elijah Malone (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 And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

4:30 PM: Discussion with Janet Evelyn, WPKN’s underwriting manager and an organizer of Norwalk’s NICE Festival (Norwalk International Cultural Exchange), taking place on July 9: a day to celebrate Norwalk’s rich cultural heritage.

5:30 PM: An interview with singer Lizz Wright, who will be performing at the Ridgefield Playhouse this coming Saturday night, June 25, at 8 p.m.

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: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

11 PM: Mark Mushin

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 20, 2016

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: 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. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.”
  4. 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.

11 PM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 19, 2016

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

5 AM: Haitian Program: 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: Sunday Mix: Edwin or 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, June 18, 2016

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Dan Correll (fill-in for 3rd Friday Night Live Music)

2 AM: Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (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: con John Lugo

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy (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