The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, March 30, 2015
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
7 PM: WPKN Evening News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Patrick Woodall, Research Director & Senior Policy Advocate with the group Food & Water Watch assesses the significance of the latest leaked text from the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement, with a focus on provisions allowing multi-national corporations to challenge local public health, environmental, consumer and labor laws — and the extraordinary secrecy surrounding the TPP negotiations.
- Robert Parry, author, investigative journalist and founder/editor of ConsortiumNews.com, discusses his recent article, “Ukraine’s Oligarchs Turn on Each Other,” highlighting the internal conflicts and corruption in Ukraine’s “pro-western” government, as well as the personal links between Ukrainian gas company Burisma Holdings and the friends/relatives of U.S. officials: including Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry.
- George Woodliff-Stanley and Sarah Dobbs of the group Swarthmore Mountain Justice, talk about their group’s ongoing sit-in campaign on the Swarthmore campus calling for the college to divest from fossil fuel investments — and the non violent actions demanding divestment on other college and university campuses nationwide.
- Louis Burch, Connecticut Program Coordinator with Citizens Campaign for the Environment discusses the danger posed to the environment by microbeads, an ingredient in many consumer products — and the current campaign to ban microbeads in both New York, Connecticut and other states across the U.S.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
We spend the hour talking with Jay Griffiths about her book, A Country Called Childhood. It’s a powerful plea to nourish children’s independence and reconnect them with nature.
11 PM: A Little Bit of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)
2 AM (Tuesday): Kristi Hall