The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 5, 2016
12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz
2 AM: 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
- Nancy Altman, co-director Social Security Works talks about President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Rep. Tom Price to become the next Secretary of Health and Human Services — and prospects for the long-term GOP goal of dismantling Obamacare and privatizing Medicare and Social Security.
- Louis Perez, Professor of History at the University of North Carolina and Editor: Cuban Journal examines the legacy of the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, his accomplishments and failures — as well as the future of the Cuban revolution in the face of signals of renewed U.S. aggression from the incoming Trump administration.
- Janaye Ingram, a national coordinator for the planned January 20th Women’s March on Washington protest rally, discusses plans and objectives for the march — as well as the origins of the idea and the groups and individuals across the U.S. involved in organizing the event.
- A Connecticut activist (TBA) discusses the post-election organizing in Danbury, CT, most recently the December 1st Vigil for Unity and Justice that brought together some 250 local residents, including pastors, students, new immigrants and others, gathered in response to division sown and hate crimes committed in the area and nation since the November 8th election of Donald Trump.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Mark Schapiro talks about his new book The End of Stationarity: Searching for the New Normal in the Age of Carbon Shock. Then, we talk with Greg Palast about his new book and movie, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits.
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning