The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 13, 2016
12 AM:Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County
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
- Stacey Hopkins, co-founder and team leader with group, Brand New Congress discusses the goals and objectives of this new political organization which grew out of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign, as well as the major issues of concern to the founders of this group in November’s U.S. presidential and congressional election.
- Rachel Curley, Democracy Associate with Public Citizen’s Congress Watch describes the campaign to win passage of the proposed #WeThePeople democracy reforms targeting money in U.S. politics, and the role these demands could play in this year’s presidential and congressional election campaigns.
- Jeremy Brecher is the author of more than a dozen books on labor and social movements, including Strike! and Global Village or Global Pillage and the winner of five regional Emmy awards for his documentary movie work. He currently works with the Labor Network for Sustainability. He’ll discuss his recent article co-written with Joe Uehlein titled, “American Unions Form Alliance to Prevent Climate Disaster,” and issues related to this November’s presidential and congressional election.
- Tom Swan, executive director of the Connecticut Citizen Action Group talks about some of the work CCAG is now engaged in, including the campaign to replace CT Insurance Commissioner Katherine Wade and organizing opposition to the proposed Cigna-Anthem corporate insurance merger.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Naturalist and environmental educator John Muir Laws talks about his book The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling. Then we talk with author Corinne Smith about another great lover of nature, Henry David Thoreau. Her latest book about the great 19th century writer is Henry David Thoreau for Kids: His Life and Ideas, With 21 Activities.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning