The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, May 1, 2017
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Mark Mushin
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
12 Noon: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
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
- Matthew Gardner, a Senior Fellow at the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, talks about his group’s response to the Trump administration’s tax reform plan as addressed in their recent press release titled, “Trump Tax Plan Revives Economic Voodoo.”
- Rick Claypool, Research Director with Public Citizen’s President’s Office, discusses his group’s new report, “For-Profit President,” examining the ways in which President Trump has in his first 100 days in office, turned the apparatus of the federal government over to CEOs, billionaires and millionaires in the interest of pursuing unbridled corporate greed.
- Christine Ahn, founder and International Coordinator of the group Women Cross DMZ, a global movement of women mobilizing to end the Korean War, reunite families, and ensure women’s leadership in peace building. She’ll discuss her group’s letter calling on President Trump to initiate a peace process with North Korea, South Korea and China.
- Nancy Mello Miller, administrator with Action Together Connecticut in New London County provides an overview of what her group is working on across the state, including organizing a protest in New London when President Trump visits the Coast Guard Academy on May 17, and local momentum after the April 29 People’s Climate March.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Novelist Ellen Meeropol talks about her third work of fiction, just released, Kinship of Clover. Then we talk with filmmaker Dan Natale about his documentary Bad Tidings. It looks at the impact of sea level rise on one vulnerable community in New Jersey.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning