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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 25, 2018

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber

9 AM: My Other Music (MOM): Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

5 PM: Digging In The Dirt: I’m tipping my hat to James Hansen, and rebroadcasting my interview with Jeffrey Goodell, author of The Water Will Come. We discussed water, rising seas, sinking cities, and the remaking of the civilized world. Originally broadcast 12/11/17. (Also see: Francesca Rheannon’s interview with the author, aired 1/1/18)

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Karina Moreno, Assistant Professor with Long Island University’s School of Business, Public Administration & Information Sciences, discusses President Trump’s reversal of his own policy of separating families seeking asylum and refuge at the U.S.-Mexican border, the unresolved issue of reuniting families — and a new administration policy imprisoning families indefinitely.
  2. Rev. Hagler, Senior Pastor with Washington, D.C.’s Plymouth United Church of Christ and Chair of Faith Strategies talks about the work he’s doing with the Poor People’s Campaign, the Campaign’s June 23 March on Washington, and where the movement goes from here.
  3. David Daley, Senior Fellow the with the group FairVote, discusses the important points covered in his recent article, “The only people who can fix gerrymandering now are voters,” and the broader issue of America’s broken electoral system, including voter suppression, distortions of the popular vote in the electoral college system, and newly introduced election reforms such as “instant runoff voting.”
  4. Laura Carlsen, Director of the America’s Program with the Center for International Policy, assesses predictions that progressive candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador will be elected President of Mexico on July 1, the policy changes he’s campaigning on and the future of U.S.-Mexico relations under AMLO.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with neuroscientist Barbara Lipska about her memoir, >The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind. Then, we air a clip from our 2008 interview with neuroscientist Jill Bolte Taylor about her book, My Stroke of Insight. We also check in with The Nation magazine correspondent Audra Lim about how farmers in Puerto Rico are building resilience and fighting climate change. And we tell listeners about some great books for Summer Reading.

11 PM: On The Heir: Prince Letif (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

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