The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 14, 2014
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson
9 AM: Dave Hogan (fill-in)
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
7 PM: Feature Story News
7:30 PM This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Timothy Karr senior director of strategy with the media democracy group Free Press. He talks about the coalition of groups challenging the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable television merger, and if authorized by the FCC – the likely impact on consumer choice, diversity and increased cable bills.
- Medea Benjamin co-founder of Code Pink Women for Peace and author of the book, Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control, discusses her many campaigns for peace and social justice, as well as her recent detention in Egypt. In early March Medea was to join an international delegation of women traveling to Gaza for International Women’s Day. Instead she was detained at the Cairo airport, where she suffered a dislocated shoulder and fractured arm with a torn ligament at the hands of Egyptian police. Medea will receive the Gandhi Peace Award from the group Promoting Enduring Peace on Wednesday, April 16 at the United Church on the Green, New Haven, CT at 7:00 pm. Free admission. For more information visit www.pepeace.org/2014gpa
- Shahid Buttar, executive director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee talks about his group’s current campaign to raise public awareness about national security and surveillance state abuses beyond what we now know about unchecked National Security Agency spying on Americans’ communications.
- Charles Bell, Programs Director for Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports, works on a wide range of consumer policy issues. He discusses the current effort of for-profit medical corporations working toward the privatization of hospitals in Connecticut and other states.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Robert Harris talks about his terrific new novel about the Dreyfus Affair and the whistleblower who blew it wide open: An Officer And A Spy. And Francine Prose talks about her new historical novel about France in the 1930s: Lovers At The Chameleon Club-Paris, 1932.
11 PM: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren