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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, September 16, 2013

3rd 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: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Del LaPietro – live call in

Is more standardized testing the way to improve U.S. education? Should we re-assess our approach to schooling? Our guest is Alfie Kohn, author of The Schools Our Children Deserve. Call-in during the show or email your questions before to ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CT News Service, CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  • Richard Eskow, a former Wall Street executive who now is a senior fellow with the Campaign for America’s Future, discusses the recent study from the University of California, Berkeley; the Paris School of Economics and Oxford University finding that the U.S. is experiencing record income inequality not seen since the 1920s — he’ll also talk about his recent article, “Recovery for the Rich, Recession for the Rest.”
  • Phyllis Bennis, director of the New Internationalism project at the Institute for Policy Studies, assesses the U.S.-Russian agreement on taking control of Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal, the ongoing brutal civil war inside Syria and the unfolding political repercussions in the U.S.
  • Jeremy Scahill, is an award winning investigative journalist with the Nation Magazine, correspondent for Democracy Now! and author of the bestselling book, “Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army,” about America’s outsourcing of its military. In an exclusive interview with Counterpoint Jeremy talks about his newest book, “Dirty Wars, The World is a Battlefield,” also made into a documentary film under the same title.
  • Nathan Schneider, editor of the online publications, Waging Nonviolence and Killing the Buddha, discusses his book, “Thank you Anarchy: Notes from the Occupy Apocalypse,” and the latest evolution and developments within Occupy Wall Street on the cusp of the movement’s second year anniversary.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

11 PM Jazz Adventures: Phil Bowler (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Luis Luna

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