The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, July 6, 2015
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 with Matt Reiniger
1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner (fill-in for The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone)
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
7 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan (fill-in for WPKN Evening News)
The WPKN Evening Report is on holiday. In its place: Hazel Kahan brings you Tidings: “The end of the world as we know it is not the end of the world full stop,” says Dougald Hine. Dougald, named by The Guardian as one of Britain’s fifty new radicals, is best known for Dark Mountain, an emerging cultural movement.
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- James S. Henry is former chief economist at the international consultancy firm McKinsey & Co., now senior fellow at the Columbia University Center for Sustainable International Investment. He discusses the Greek debt crisis, the outcome of Sunday’s referendum where the Greek people rejected more EU austerity measures, and assesses the austerity orthodoxy practiced by the EU/Troika and that model’s failure to revive embattled economies like Greece.
- Wayne Smith is a 25- year veteran of the U.S. State Dept. (1957-1982), where he served as executive secretary of President Kennedy’s Latin American Task Force and chief of mission at the U.S. Interests Section in Havana. Now a Senior Fellow at the Center for International Policy, Smith shares his views on the recent restoration of diplomatic relations between Washington and Havana, and the prospects for lifting the 55 year U.S. economic embargo against Cuba.
- Andrew Patrick, organizer/communications staffer with the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence, discusses the post-Charleston massacre campaign challenging the NRA’s political influence that has blocked common sense laws to prevent dangerous individuals from purchasing firearms, and the recent advocacy of Gun Violence Restraining Orders.
- Kai Newkirk, co-founder and organizer with the group 99Rise, dedicated to reclaiming U.S. democracy from the domination of big money, discusses his group’s campaign urging President Obama to sign an executive order requiring companies with federal contracts to disclose their political spending?
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
James Angelos talks about his illuminating look at the Greek crisis, The Full Catastrophe. Then, we talk with Peter Mathews about the state of democracy in the U.S. His book is Dollar Democracy: Liberty and Justice For Some.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning