2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour
7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Larry Stoler)
12 Noon: In Context – The War Report: Ken MacDermotRoe and Marchand MacDermotRoe
Defending America, on In Context‘s monthly War Report. Military affairs commentator Marchand MacDermotRoe presents detailed proposed changes in U.S. military policy to prevent or deter an invasion of the U.S. They include converting the National Guard and Reserves into a territorial defense force which could not be deployed outside the U.S.
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com
7 PM: Free Speech Radio News
7:30 PM This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Shahid Buttar, executive director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee takes a critical look at President Obama’s recent speech on U.S. Counterterrorism policy, drones used in the targeted killing of suspected terrorists and the long delay in closing down the U.S. prison camp at Guantanamo, Cuba.
- Matt Southworth, a board member of the group Veterans for Peace, who served in the U.S. Army from 2003-2004, talks about what Memorial Day means to him. He also assesses President Obama’s speech announcing some still vague changes to U.S. counterterrorism policy.
- Jay Feldman, co-founder and executive director of Beyond Pesticides, discusses the recent decision by the European Union to ban neonicotinoids, and his group’s current law suit against the U.S. EPA for their approval of pesticides harmful to bees – as well as the work they’re doing to prevent further harm to the environment which has led to the alarming decline in the global bee population.
- Tim Franzen of Occupy our Homes Atlanta, who talks about his group’s recent civil disobedience protests at the U.S. Justice Dept. organized to demand: Congress and the Obama administration end the foreclosure crisis; Reset mortgages to their current value; Restore and rebuild wealth stolen from communities of color during the economic meltdown and Prosecute Wall Street bankers for stealing homes, savings and livelihoods.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Marisa Silver talks about her acclaimed new novel, MARY COIN. It’s about a famous photograph of a migrant worker taken during the Great Depression. And Jess Walter discusses his collection of short stories set during the Great Recession WE LIVE IN WATER.
11 PM Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in)