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2 AM The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour
7 AM WPKN Mornings: Mark Mushin
9 AM Johnny Be Good: John Corvino
12 Noon In Context: Ken MacDermotRoe and Gus Cantavero
We’ll discuss the top issues facing the Connecticut General Assembly this year with State Representative Fred Camillo. Issues include gun control, the state budget and the prospect for GMO labeling. Call-in during the show or email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 PM Bob Lasprogato (fill-in for The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone)
4 PM Kevin Gallagher
6:55 PM WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com
7:30 PM This Way Out: the international lesbian and gay radio magazine
8 PM Counterpoint: Scott Harris
Counterpoint, hosted by Scott Harris, is heard every Monday night on WPKN 89.5 FM, Bridgeport, CT between 8:00 – 10:00 pm ET. Webstreaming and audio archive at http://wpkn.org
1) Tim Sullivan Policy Coordinator with United for a Fair Economy, discusses his group’s new report, “State of the Dream, 2013: A Long Way From Home.” The report, the tenth annual MLK Jr. Day report , explains that the Great Recession took a greater portion of wealth from Black and Latino families wealth than it did from White families. On the day which celebrates Dr. King’s dream and Barack Obama’s 2nd presidential inauguration, wealth and income disparity are among the highest seen in our nation’s history.
2) Aquene Freechild, senior coordinator with Public Citizen’s Democracy is for People Campaign discusses the nationwideMoney Out/Voters In day of action in more than 75 towns and cities across the U.S. which protested the Citizens United ruling on Jan 19th, the decision’s third anniversary, and called for an end to big money in politics and the guarantee of free and fair elections in America.
10 PM Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon with Drew Adamek
Martin Duberman talks about his biography,HOWARD ZINN: A Life On The Left We’ll also hear an excerpt from a 2005 interview with Zinn, five years before his death, about the book, VOICES OF A PEOPLE’S HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES (co-authored with Anthony Arnove.)