Today’s schedule subject to change due to snow:
6 AM: WPKN Mornings with ICON – filling in for Annette Szczesiul: music, news, community announcements
9 AM Connections: Eric Cocks
12PM Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter filling in for Kimberly Massengill
3 PM Pete Stewart
6:30 PM This Way Out: the international lesbian and gay radio magazine
7 PM Jazz Variations: Patrick O’Sullivan
Colonel Richard (Dick) Klass is a retired USAF colonel and Vietnam veteran with two graduate degrees from Oxford University which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. He currently sits on the Board of the Council for a Livable World, an arms control advocacy group. Col. Klass, President of the Veterans Alliance for Security and Democracy Political Action Committee, talks about the billions of dollars President Obama allocated to modernize U.S. nuclear weapons stockpiles in exchange for GOP votes to ratify the New Start Treaty.
Joe Torres, Senior Adviser for Government Relations and External Affairs with the media reform group Free Press discusses the recent FCC vote approving deeply flawed Internet neutrality rules.
Brian Miller, Executive Director with the group United for a Fair Economy, discusses the Obama-GOP Tax cut deal, the push for austerity, cuts in social programs and the growing disparity between rich and poor in the U.S.
A rebroadcast of a February 2008 interview with Chalmers Johnson, former CIA analyst and President of the Japan Policy Research Institute who died November 20, 2010. Johnson was the author of 16 critically acclaimed books including, “Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire; The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy and the End of the Republic,” and “Nemesis: The Last Day of the American Republic.”
Some segments of Counterpoint are edited for re-broadcast on the syndicated Between The Lines radio newsmagazine. Visit their web site at www.btlonline.org An archive of Counterpoint programs is here.
10 PM Radio Base Camp Late Night: Steve Di Costanzo
2 AM Insomnia: Icon