Wpk openbaar
[search 0]
Meer

Download the App!

show episodes
 
WPKN is a nonprofit, freeform, community radio station (arts organization) that is more than 50 years old. The vision of WPKN is to build community, a loyal and growing audience, and an engaged and educated citizenry by providing the highest quality of free-form programming that broadcasts entertainment, music, news, thoughts, sounds, ideas and event listings that support free speech, diversity, and the interests of the local and global communities WPKN serves. Our radio frequency of 89.5-FM ...
 
Loading …
show series
 
*Trump DOJ Subpoena of Journalists and House Members Phone Data Provokes Demand for Investigation; John Bonifaz, co-founder and President of the group Free Speech For People; Producer: Scott Harris. *Leak of Billionaire's Minimum Tax Payments Reveals a System Rigged for the Rich; Matthew Gardner, Senior Fellow with the Institute on Taxation and Eco…
 
My guest on this episode of Digging in the Dirt is President & CEO of the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and Co-founder of the Half-Earth Project, Paula J. Ehrlich. The Half-Earth Project's purpose is to inspire informed collective action to save the biosphere.Door WPKN Community Radio
 
Hosted by David Green of The Cultural Alliance Of Fairfield County.MAKE MUSIC DAY IS JUNE 21. Hear our interview with the organizers from the six towns in our region to be hosting Make Music Day programs this year. Organizers speak about the programs they have drawn up, using amateur and professional musicians within their communities to provide mu…
 
- Global carbon dioxide 50% higher than pre industrial age.- World needs 10-year push to restore ecosystems to reduce carbon- Gulf of Mexico dead zone size- Himalayas could lose up to two thirds of its ice by 2100,- The Manta, a giant, plastic-eating catamaran powered by renewable energyDoor WPKN Community Radio
 
Juan Diego Mazuera Arias works on government affairs at The Century Foundation. Prior to his work at TCF, he completed a fellowship with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, working first at the Aspen Institute’s Latinos and Society Program and then as a legislative fellow in the office of U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio Cortez. Juan …
 
*Fragile Coalition Forms to Oust Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Philip Weiss, Senior Editor of Mondoweiss.net Producer: Scott Harris *Case Now Before Supreme Court Could End Reproductive Rights Established in Roe V. Wade Hillary Schneller, Senior Staff Attorney with the Center for Reproductive Rights Producer: Melinda Tuhus *Progressive Coalition…
 
Valerie Richardson -- Radio SomethingAn interview with Lisa Dent, the Executive Director of New Haven's Artspace, about the exhibition "W.E.B. DuBois, Georgia, and His Data Portraits."In 1900, sociologist and civil rights activist W.E.B. Du Bois created a series of data visualizations for the “Exhibit of American Negroes” at that year’s Paris Exhib…
 
Thursday, May 27, 2021, 12 noon WPKN 89.5 FM www.wpkn.orgHost: Duo DickinsonIf you are older than 40, you remember the first seven years of this century. For many reasons, not the least of which was greed, the peak buying years of the Baby Boom Generation perverted the basic human need to have a home we love into a fevered housing boom, then a worl…
 
- Sri Lankan container ship fire = environmental disaster- Australia copes with a major “mouse plague”- California to truck 17 million salmon to the cooler waters- Lithium-ion batteries will help shift away from burning fossil fuels - The Hague court rules Shell oil must reduce its greenhouse gas emissions…
 
*Trump-GOP Insurrection Never Ended Sarah Kendzior author and co-host of the Gaslit Nation weekly podcast Producer: Scott Harris *Indigenous Communities Lead the Fight to Stop the Line 3 Tar Sands Pipeline in Minnesota Big Wind, a member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe and an indigenous water protector Producer: Melinda Tuhus *ExxonMobil on Losing En…
 
Jazmarie Melendez speaks about the 4th and latest lawsuit against the officer who murdered her brother Jayson Negron, Bridgeport Police Officer James Boulay, and the ongoing Justice for Jayson movement organizing to re-imagine safety and community in Bridgeport.To connect with, and support, Justice for Jayson:https://www.facebook.com/pages/category…
 
The Maldives could disappear by 2100Enormous iceberg breaks off AntarticaTop 20 plastic waste producing companies identified2021 will be another active year for powerful HurricanesBoard shake up at Exxon over climate prioritiesG7 countries will stop all new financing of world coal projectsDoor WPKN Community Radio
 
Host: Rob FriedGuests: P.J. PacificoP.J. is Singer/Songwriter and Recording Artist with multiple releases on Viper Records. After touring the US & Europe for a number of years as a solo artist, P.J. settled into the songwriting world in 2015. Tune in + hear what he's up to!Susan Schnitzer, President and CEO CT Institute for Refugees + Immigrants. C…
 
*Accountability for Israel Essential to Attain Lasting Peace; Jehad Abusalim, Education & Policy Assoc w AFSC's Palestine Activism; Program Producer: Scott Harris. *World’s Top Energy Agency Calls for an End to New Fossil Fuel Development Worldwide; David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director with Oil Change International; Producer: Melinda T…
 
- Water crisis at the California-Oregon border- Top 15 countries with highest carbon dioxide emissions- 100 cities facing the greatest environmental risks- Rising ocean waters threaten Connecticut coastline- “Fast Forward: MIT’s Climate Action Plan for the Decade,Door WPKN Community Radio
 
The Resistance Roundtable interviews radical economist and commentator Doug Henwood, the abrupt shift from 40 years of a so-called conservative supply side/austerity economic model to a more progressive free-spending approach that focusses on the needs of working and middle class people.Then Nora Massie, a Yale undergrad, discusses her recent OP ED…
 
*U.S. 'Blank Check' Aid Feeds Israel's Impunity and Gaza Horror; Josh Ruebner, adjunct lecturer of Justice and Peace Studies at Georgetown University; Producer: Scott Harris. *Worldwide Protests Decry Israel’s Airstrikes Killing Hundreds of Civilians; John Fussell vice president of the church-affiliated social justice group Tree of Life Educational…
 
Host Mike Merli in conversation with Faisal Saleh, founder of Palestine Museum US, in Woodbridge, Connecticut.Faisal speaks about Israel's escalating violence against the Palestinian people; the history and legacy of the Nakba; the vital mission and work of Palestine Museum US; and Palestine Art Week, running now until May 21st.For more on the Pale…
 
This month on Live Culture Martha is in discussion with Beatrice Galilee and Cyra Levenson about the residency of The World Around throughout 2021 at the Guggenheim Museum in New York. Founded by Diego Marroquin and Beatrice Galilee, The World Around is an itinerant nonprofit organization dedicated to telling the most impactful and important storie…
 
My guest today is Author David Pogue. David talks to me about his new book "How to prepare for climate change." A practical guide to surviving the chaos.It is a practical and comprehensive guide to surviving what could be the greatest disaster of our time. David is a New York Times bestselling self-help author and CBS Sunday Morning science and tec…
 
• Institute for Policy Studies's Chuck Collins: How We Can Stop Massive Tax Avoidance by America's Wealthiest• Giniw Collective's Tara Houska: National Day of Awareness Focuses Attention on Epidemic of Violence Targeting Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit People• National Security Archive's Peter Kornbluh: The 1960 CIA Plot to Assassinate Raul …
 
For the program's final edition, we’re delighted to welcome back Astrologer Matthew Kenney.He offers insights to what we can likely expect looking forward at the year ahead! This is a very speical edition not to be missed! It’s been a thrill to be a part of WPKN and generate What’s Happening New Haven these last 2.5 years—we appreciate your tuning …
 
Hosted by David Green of The Cultural Alliance Of Fairfield County.This show spotlights our own “Collective Action Against Racism and Inequity” (CAARI) program, created in response to members’ requests for collective support to take stock and figure out how to respond thoughtfully and effectively to the racial discrimination and inequity in our mid…
 
In a wide-ranging conversation with Garnett Ankle, lead singer of Steel Pulse Reggae Band, David Hinds, speaks on the adverse impact COVID-19 is having on the band. Hinds also speaks on the band's preparation for tours following the end of the pandemic, or close to it.As a political person, and one who stands for equal rights and justice for all, H…
 
With over fifty years as a reggae singer, songwriter, and musician, Ernie Smith reflects on the sad passing of his wife, and manager; his life; and his music with Garnett Ankle. One of the pride and joys of Jamaica, Ernie speaks with Garnett of the reasons he wrote some of his songs mentioned during the conversation. Listen, as you will find this c…
 
*Why Biden May Finally Be Ending Reagan's 'Rancid Legacy' William Rivers Pitt, Senior Editor and Lead Columnist with Truthout.org Producer: Scott Harris *At 100 Days Biden is Issued his ‘Corporate Capture Report Card’ Max Moran, Research Director with the Personnel Team at The Revolving Door Project Producer: Scott Harris *Campaign to End Prison Ge…
 
My guest on this DITD is J. Todd Fernandez Executive Director of the organization Climate Crisis Policy and The newly formed Earth Bill Network, a 2030 moonshot for earth. The EBN is a nationwide group of expert volunteers and organizations working together to pass scientifically-based federal climate legislation to stop our current pollution now b…
 
Mike Merli, filling in for Cheryl Palmer, in conversation with Evan Fritz from the Stamford Mass Defense Coalition, formed after the Stamford Police violently arrested protesters at a Justice for Steven Barrier march on August 8, 2020.For more on the movement fighting for Justice for Steven Barrier:https://www.facebook.com/j4sbstamford/https://www.…
 
On this episode of Seeking Wellness, Dr. Pierre is joined by fitness expert Shana Schneider, the creator of FitStyle by Shana. The Fitstyle Your Life approach to fitness brings fitness into everyday life. By using habit forming principles, your schedule and your environment, Shana shows you how to find opportunities for movement and exercise that f…
 
*Lawsuit Challenges Florida's "Anti-Riot" Law that Criminalizes Protest Civil Rights Aaron Carter Bates, Attorney, representing the group Lawyers Matter Task Force Producer: Scott Harris *Mine Workers Union States its Position on Making the Transition from Coal to Clean Energy Jobs Cecil Roberts, long-time president of the United Mine Workers of Am…
 
Host: Steve di CostanzoDiscussion with all the stake holders of the WPKN Benefit Concert: Including: Gary Petterson - The Bijou Theatre, Rex Fowler and Dodie Pettit- Aztec Two-Step 2.0, Peter Shafran- MUSAE (Live Streaming Partner); Yachtz Radcliff- MUSAE, Tony Traguardo, narrator.Door WPKN Community Radio
 
Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12 noon WPKN 89.5 FM www.wpkn.orgHost: Duo DickinsonThe New (Old) Lure of The Small House:A dozen years ago we had the McMansion Overdose that crashed the world economy in the Great Recession of 2008. Then we rode the pendulum swing to Love The Tiny House (until we had to actually think about how we live.) Now we have been…
 
*Derek Chauvin Trial Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Fix the Crisis in US Policing; Dr. Yohuru Williams, Dist. Univ. Chair Prof., Founding Dir Racial Justice Initiative at Univ. of St. Thomas; Producer: Scott Harris. *Biden Urged to Implement Global COVID Vaccine Manufacturing Program; Peter Maybarduk, Director of Public Citizens Global Access to Medicines …
 
My guest this week on "Digging in the Dirt" is Frank Mortimer “The Beeman”. Frank has written a new book entitled “BEE PEOPLE and the bugs they love” on Citadel Press. A very personal book about his life long passion and the people who keep bees. If you ever thought about keeping bees you may want to listen to this Digging in the Dirthttps://frankt…
 
-Carbon dioxide levels highest in 3.6 million years-Changing Our Ways: Behavior Change and the Climate Crisis,-New artificial island near the Maldives -plans to release genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida Keys-Mushrooms to eat mankind's plastic pollution problem?Door WPKN Community Radio
 
Bazila Munir shares her story and speaks about her work as an organizer with UConn's chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP).For more information, and to connect with, UConn's chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine:https://www.facebook.com/UConnSJP/https://www.instagram.com/uconnsjp/?hl=enhttps://uconntact.uconn.edu/organization/sj…
 
Loading …

Korte handleiding

Google login Twitter login Classic login