The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, March 31, 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: Mark Mushin
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in)
12 Noon: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
7 PM: Feature Story News
7:30 PM This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Robert Parry is an author, investigative journalist, founder and editor of ConsortiumNews.com. Parry, who was one of the reporters who helped expose the Iran Contra scandal in the mid-1980s, discusses his recent articles on the crisis in Ukraine, including an assessment of what appears to be a drive by many Neo-Con activists to launch a new Cold War with Russia.
- Citizen activist and four-time independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader discusses an event he’ll be participating in at Yale Law School on April 1st titled, “Showdown for Democracy: Obama’s Prosecution of Whistleblowers, Lawyers, and the National Security State,” with panelists, Jesselyn Radack, Bruce Fein and Edgar Cahn. The event is the first of its kind involving high-profile legal critics of the Obama administration’s policies on whistleblowers.
- Bob Lederer, an elected member of the WBAI New York Local Board and a producer of the station’s Health Action public affairs program. He’ll talk about the Pacifica Radio Network’s current crisis revolving around management and financial issues, jeopardizing the 5 stations owned by the Pacifica Foundation, the nation’s only progressive non-commercial radio broadcast outlet.
- Iris Bloom, lead organizer with the group Protecting Our Waters of Pennsylvania, who talks about her campaign to stop natural gas fracking and protecting the state’s water, air, health, biodiversity and climate. She’ll also explain why POW opposed the privatization of the Philadelphia Gas Works, a public utility, and its sale for $1.9 billion to Connecticut-based United Illuminating Company.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
M.P. Barker talks about her new historical novel for middle readers, Mending Horses. It’s a sequel to her wonderful first novel, A Difficult Boy. And then Ellen Bryson takes P.T. Barnum’s first circus as the setting to explore the outsider in all of us. Her novel is The Transformation of Bartholomew Fortuno.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren