The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 8, 2015
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for 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: Dave Hogan
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News
7 PM: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: a weekly news magazine from Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR)
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Sue Udry, Bill of Rights Defense Committee Acting Director, and Executive Director of the Defending Dissent Foundation shares her views on the strengths and weaknesses of the recently congressionally passed USA Freedom Act, and the work she believes still needs to be done to reform the NSA’s surveillance programs.
- Jennifer Clark, counsel for the Brennan Center’s Democracy Program, assesses the effect new voter suppression laws in states across the U.S. may have on the 2016 presidential election — and campaigns being waged to challenge restrictive voter ID and registration rules, as well as parallel efforts to expand voting rights.
- Eric LeCompte, Executive Director of Jubilee USA Network, which represents a coalition of 75 US member organizations and 400 faith communities that work with 50 Jubilee global partners. He discusses the debt, tax and international trade issues which are the focus of the G7 summit meeting in Germany, June 7th & 8th, 2015.
- A talk given by Glen Ford, Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report, which provides news, commentary and analysis from a Black Left perspective, delivered at a plenary session titled, “Indicting and Transforming the Systems of State and Capitalism: From Ferguson to Baltimore and Beyond,” recorded at the annual Left Forum conference in New York City on May 30, 2015.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Neurologist Francis Jensen talks about her book, The Teenage Brain. And marijuana is being used to successfully treat some illnesses and may even be protective against others. But it’s not so healthy for the developing brain. Addiction psychiatrist Kevin Hill tells us about risks and benefits of pot. His new book is Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth About The World’s Most Popular Weed.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning