The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, October 5, 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: Report To The Listeners: General Manager Steve di Costanzo
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Kevin Gallagher
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News
7 PM: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning former foreign correspondent, editor and Washington Bureau Chief for The New York Times, author of many books, his latest titled, “Who Stole the American Dream?” talks about how we can restore democracy, reduce inequality and rebuild the power of the people.
- Chris Toensing, Executive Director and Editor of Middle East Report, assesses the ongoing crisis in Syria, focusing on Russia’s escalating military role in the civil war — and the continuing flood of refugees escaping the country covered in his recent article, “We can — and should — Do More to Help Syrian Refugees.”
- People for the American Way Senior researcher Miranda Blue discusses her new report titled: “Operation Rescue’s Big Break: How an Organization Rooted in the Radical Fringes of the Anti-Choice Movement Is Threatening to Shut Down the Government.”
- An excerpt of talks by Eric Foner, Professor of History at Columbia University — and citizen activist, author and four-time independent presidential candidate, Ralph Nader, at the convocation of the new American Museum of Tort Law in Winsted, CT, on Sept. 26, 2015.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
We take the pulse of Brazilian society with reporter Juliana Barbassa — the forces holding it back and the people’s push for more democracy. Her book is Dancing with the Devil in the City of God. Then, Ta Ne-hisi Coates just got a MacArthur genius grant award. We re-air our 2008 interview with him about his memoir, The Beautiful Struggle.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning