The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 19, 2015
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (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: Special Programming – The Arts Council of Greater New Haven: Matthew Reiniger
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
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
- Coleen Rowley, a retired FBI agent who wrote a critical memo and testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about the FBI’s pre 9-11 failures, assesses the international response to the massacre of journalists at Charlie Hebdo with a focus on how the recent terrorist attacks in France and elsewhere could derail efforts to reform the NSA’s warrantless surveillance program — and other threats to privacy and civil liberties.
- Mike Leyba, Director of Communications with the group United for a Fair Economy discusses UFE’s just released Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day annual report, of which he is the principle author, titled, “State of the Dream 2015: Underbanked and Overcharged,” which sheds light on the racial aspects of the 93 million unbanked and underbanked adults and children in the U.S.
- Jonah Minkoff-Zern, co-director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is for People campaign, talks about the 5th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United & McCutcheon rulings, the ongoing campaign to overturn it via a Constitutional amendment and the SCOTUS decision’s impact on the flood of unlimited and unaccountable money in the 2014 mid-term election.
- Ron Pinciaro, Executive Director for the group, Connecticut Against Gun Violence, who discusses the nearly one dozen bills being proposed in the Connecticut legislature this year related to either strengthening or weakening the state’s regulation of firearms.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Suki Kim talks about her fascinating book, Without You, There Is No Us. She went undercover in North Korea to bring a more humanized view of North Koreans to the West. Also, cartoonist Ted Rall comments on the slaughter at the offices of Charlie Hebdo.
11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio
2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Grey Wolf (FM)