The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, November 6, 2017
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
12 Noon: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island
7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Paul S. Ryan, Vice President for Policy & Litigation at Common Cause, discusses a provision in the recently proposed GOP tax bill that will allow houses of worship to engage in partisan politics, overturning the 1954 Johnson Amendment in the tax code that currently prohibits nonprofit and religious organizations from participating in political campaigns.
- Gretchen T. Goldman, Ph.D., Research Director with The Center for Science and Democracy at the Union of Concerned Scientists talks about UCS’s response to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s decision to dismiss scientists from advisory boards and committees who have received EPA grants — and to appoint people with ties to EPA-regulated industries who may have conflicts of interest and be unqualified to assume these positions.
- Pia Gallegos, a longtime civil-rights lawyer and New Mexico activist, who was part of a four-person task force that wrote a recent analysis re: the status of the Democratic party after the 2016 election. She discusses the critique titled, “Autopsy: The Democratic Party in Crisis.”
- Lily Burana is author of four books, her latest titled, “Grace for Amateurs: Field Notes on a Journey Back to Faith.” A new voice for progressive Christians she discuss the rise of racist, white supremacist and neo-Nazi groups across the U.S. — and how progressive activists can effectively confront their message of hate and intolerance.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
We talk with John Nichols about his book Horsemen Of The Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America. We also talk with Valerie Brown, co-author of a just released report for the magazine In These Times on how the EPA has been in the pocket of Monsanto “to the detriment of our health” for over 40 years.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning