The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 9, 2017
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: My Other Music: Joseph Celli
10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County (CAFC)
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
- Robert Borosage, Co-Director Campaign for America’s Future examines the task of organizing effective opposition to Donald Trump and the GOP agenda. Robert will touch on some of the points raised in his recent articles, including: “Taking on Trump: Lessons from the Reagan Years” and “House Democrats: New Leadership, New Energy.”
- Philip Weiss, founder and co-editor of the news website Mondoweiss, which covers U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, discusses the conviction of Israeli soldier Sgt. Elor Azaria for shooting dead a wounded Palestinian attacker after he had been disarmed of a knife — and the many subsequent calls in Israel for his pardon; the recent Obama administration’s UN Security Council abstention vote condemning illegal Israeli settlements — and the future of the BDS movement.
- Henry Lowendorf, co-chair of the Greater New Haven chapter of the U.S. Peace Council talks about his experience visiting war-torn Syria last summer while on a delegation sponsored by USPC, and shares his views on the current conflict and the involvement of the U.S., Russia, Iran, Turkey, Gulf State monarchies and ISIS.
- Yasmina Mrabet, an organizer with the ANSWER Coalition, talks about plans for Trump inauguration protests on January 20 and 21 in Washington, D.C. and across the country. She’ll also address the long term organizing going on to counter the Trump/GOP agenda after the new president is sworn into office on January 20, 2017.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Thomas Frank talks about his book Listen Liberal. It’s a scathing look at what’s wrong with the Democratic Party and how it got to the disastrous place it’s in right now. Then we share some of our favorite recent fiction.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning