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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 13, 2016

2nd Monday

12 AM:Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

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

Featured Guests:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 12, 2016

2nd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – The Teachers

2 AM: Dan Correll (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

5 AM: Haitian Program: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Railroad Dave Radio: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, June 11, 2016

2nd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Living The Green Life: Sarah Jane Compton and Lindsay Toland

10 AM: Community Discussions

11 AM: ¡Barricada!: John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul (fill-in for Second Saturday Magazine: Bob Johnson)

4 PM: Ebong Udoma (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

7 PM: Sea Music Festival: Special Live Broadcast from Mystic Seaport

10:23 PM: Mikki’s Room – “The Teachers”

2 AM: Dan Correll (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 10, 2016

2nd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan

4 PM: Drive Time Salsa: John Rivera

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Local Groups, Social Change – Updates on new book “Coming of Age in the Other America,” new research shows superiority of worker coops over capitalist enterprises, negative results of profit-driven enterprises, “America” replaces Budweiser.

8 PM: Sea Music Festival: Special Live Broadcast from Mystic Seaport

10 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 9, 2016

2nd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

12 Noon: Report To The Listeners: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

1 PM: Shortcuts – Muhammad Ali: Peter Bochan (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

2 PM: Special Programming with WPKN interns from Staples High School: Jake & Devon – Play Music From Area Festivals (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

4 PM: The Modern Hippy: Kyle Starkey

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Sea Music Festival: Special Live Broadcast from Mystic Seaport

11 PM: The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM (Friday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 8, 2016

2nd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter (fill-in for For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici)

2 AM: DJ DaySix

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Mark Naftalin

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

Coming to us from Jerusalem via Skype is Jen Marlowe, a tireless and imaginative social justice activist, with a lifelong commitment to fight for human rights wherever in the world she sees them abused, using whatever medium, device or initiatives for her numerous “donkeysaddle” projects that she considers best suited to the need at hand. Tidings is archived at hazelkahan.com.

8 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy (fill-in for Jeff Wignall)

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 7, 2016

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill

11 PM: Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter (fill-in for For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici)

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 6, 2016

1st Monday

12 AM:Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

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: Kevin Gallagher

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Christian Parenti, clinical assistant professor of Liberal Studies at New York University, discusses some of the important issues addressed in his book, “Tropic of Chaos, Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence,” as well as the links between new and ongoing regional conflicts and climate change. (rescheduled from previous week)
  2. Dr. Irene Aguilar, a Democrat, and Colorado state senator from Denver County, talks about why she supports the campaign now being waged by the group “Colorado Care” to win a ballot measure, “Amendment 69,” this November, that would establish a single payer, universal health care system in Colorado. In addition to the proposal itself, Sen. Aguilar will describe the supporters and industry opponents that will be campaigning for and against Amendment 69 this fall.
  3. Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C., who’s latest book is titled, “Failed: What the ‘Experts’ Got Wrong about the Global Economy,” examines the current economic and political crisis in Venezuela, the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff, in Brazil, and the important issues addressed in his recent article, “Has the Left Run its Course in Latin America?” (rescheduled from previous week)
  4. Jennifer Siskind, Connecticut Coordinator with the group Food & Water Watch, discusses the recent vote by the city of Portland’s Board of Selectmen to support, 7 to 0, an ordinance that prohibits the use of fracking waste produced by oil and gas drilling. She’ll also talk about similar efforts in other Connecticut cities and towns — and across the U.S.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Are American elections being hacked? Jonathan Simon talks about the shocking vulnerability of our electronic voting machines and the evidence that that vulnerability is and has been exploited to flip elections. His book is Code Red: Computerized Election Theft and The New American Century. Then, there is one way to make sure your voting machines aren’t being hacked and it’s being used by one county in New York State. We talk with Board of Elections Commissioner Virginia Martin. She’ll tell us how and why they hand count the vote in her county. It ain’t hard and it ain’t expensive.

11 PM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 5, 2016

1th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – “Blue Roads”

2:30 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Railroad Dave Radio: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, June 4, 2016

1st Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: The Carousel: Dave Z.

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: ¡Barricada!: John Lugo

1 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman (fill-in for Annette Szczesiul)

4 PM: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson

7 PM: Songtrails: Caroline Doctorow with folk and roots based music.

8 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for Soca Showcase: Icon)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Blue Roads”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny (fill-in for Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 3, 2016

1st Friday

11 PM (Thursday): The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM: Sean Corvino

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Doug Hovey (fill-in for Connections: Eric Cocks)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Pro-environment, anti-capitalist – Updates on fossil-fuel divestment, Zika virus economics, product recalls , and payday loan scandal.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 2, 2016

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: The Organic Farmstand: Richard Hill, Guy Beardsley, Bill Duesing and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Dave Hogan

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM (Friday): Sean Corvino