Friday/Saturday Program Schedule

from 7 am Friday until Saturday midnight for

Friday Daytime Program Schedule
7 am - 6 pm
Starting ShowFeaturing
7 amMorning Mix Some bright and lively music to start your day
9 amDemocracy Now! Quarantine Report with Amy Goodman & Juan González
10 amWider Horizons Freethought Radio
11 amShe Still Sings Mostly women vocalists
12 noonStory Classics at Noon Stories in the public domain read by LibriVox volunteers
nextIndy Afternoon Alternative mix music
3 pmAfter School Hour Younger mix music
4 pmBattleground Wisconsin Podcast by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
5 pmWider Horizons Freethought Radio (repeat)
5:45 pmSkeptoid Critical analysis of pop phenomena by Brian Dunning

Friday 6 pm
Rational Skepticism/Sound Science
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1/7/22Andrew Seidel: Christian Nationalism on January 636:591/5/22a
1/14/22Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters with Steven Pinker1:03:461/6/22b
1/21/22Janet Heimlich, Ryan Jayne: Atheist Parenting56:201/19/22a
1/28/22Margaret Downey, Ian Ruskin: America's Forgotten Founder: Thomas Paine45:521/26/22a
2/4/22Jonathan Larsen: Christian Nationalists Over for Breakfast?48:382/2/22a
2/11/22Susan Gerbic: Herding Cats: Organizing Skepticism Online1:03:532/3/22b
2/18/22Amanda Tyler, Andrew Whitehead, Samuel Perry, Andrew Seidel, Jemar Tisby, Katherine Stewart, Annie Laurie Gaylor: The January 6 Insurrection And Christian Nationalism45:432/16/22a
2/25/22Patrick Elliott, Rebecca Markert: Christian Revivals in Public Schools41:502/23/22a
3/4/22Congressman Sean Casten: FERC: "The most important organization you've never heard of"1:01:292/17/22b
3/11/22Bob Cook, Rebecca Markert, Ryan Jayne: Theocracy Is Un-American47:123/9/22a
3/18/22Kelly Weill on Flat-Earthers and Why People Will Believe Anything49:332/28/22c
3/25/22The Skeptic Investigators with Kenny Biddle1:05:093/17/22b
4/1/22Timothy Caulfield on the Infodemic and Spread of Misinformation1:05:023/24/22c
4/8/22Julie Kruse, Ernesto Olivares, James Phetteplace: Adoption: Ground Zero for Religious Exemptions41:194/6/22a
4/15/22Charles, The Alternative Prince: An Unauthorised Biography with Edzard Ernst49:063/31/22b
4/22/22Barbara Hofer, Gale Sinatra: Science Denial: Why It Happens And What To Do About It58:234/14/22b
4/29/22Sam Grover, Patrick Elliott: Supreme Court Drops the Ball on Coach Prayer Case47:094/27/22a
5/6/22Megan Hunt: Atheist Senator Winning on Abortion Rights42:475/4/22a
5/13/22A Life Preserver for Staying Afloat in a Sea of Misinformation with Melanie Trecek-King58:144/28/22b
5/27/22The Uses of Delusion: Why It's Not Always Rational to Be Rational with Stuart Vyse1:02:105/13/22b
6/3/22Calling BS: The Art Of Skepticism In A Data Driven World with Carl Bergstrom and Jevin West1:08:435/26/22b
6/10/22Sasha Sagan & Ann Druyan: Reality, Kindness and Love30:096/8/22a
6/17/22Jay Wexler: Courts Smashed Wall of Separation25:396/15/22a
6/24/22Dr. Anthea Butler, Annie Laurie Gaylor, Charis Hoard: White Evangelical Racism and January 6th35:026/23/22a
7/1/22Benjamin Radford: America the Fearful: Navigating the Media's Phantom Fears1:13:516/23/22b
7/8/22Annie Laurie Gaylor, Liz Cavell, Barbara Alvarez: The Demise of Roe V. Wade55:057/6/22a
7/15/22Phil Zuckerman: What It Means to be Moral21:417/12/22a
7/22/22Chris Cameron: A History of Black Secularism26:337/19/22a
7/29/22Dan Barker, Rebecca Markert, Chris Line: Politicking Pastors37:337/27/22a
8/5/22Dan Barker, Annie Laurie Gaylor, Sam Grover: Alito Shows his True Colors41:478/3/22a
8/12/22John Allen Paulos: Who's Counting? Uniting Numbers and Narratives57:568/4/22b
8/19/22Kari Oakes: Experts Agree That It's Time to Start School Later - hosted by Carousel Bayrd52:598/17/22d
8/26/22Tamar Haspel: The Elephant in the Room: Why Facts Don't Change Minds, and What to Do About It1:03:268/18/22b
9/2/22Steve Muscarella: Skepticism - Behind the Scenes1:19:048/19/22c
9/9/22Liz Cavell, Patrick Elliott, Sam Grover: Religion is Coming for Anti-Discrimination Laws43:159/7/22a
9/16/22Alice Greczyn on Deconversion and Her Escape From Extremist Christianity45:439/14/22c
9/23/22Liz Cavell, Rebecca Markert, Sammy Lawrence: Students: Know Your Rights!50:439/21/22a

a Facebook Live Ask an Atheist program from FFRF.
b From Skeptical Inquirer Presents at the Center for Inquiry.
c Point of Inquiry from the Center for Inquiry.
d From A Public Affair on WORT-FM.
Science for Skeptics archives for 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
(See bottom of page for more recent years)

Friday 7 pm
Friday Forum
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1/7/22Kathy Kelly: Coalition urges for drone death investigation - hosted by Jan Miyasaki19:131/5/22a
1/14/22Candace Weber, Nicole Gotthelf, Cheri Dubiel: CSW: A look back at 50 years of supporting local social change
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
1/21/22Jared A. Ball: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr's Radical Politics - hosted by Karma Chávez52:331/18/22b
1/28/22Stephanie Olson, Dr. Colette Yellow Robe, Sunrose Ironshell: The Sex-Trafficking Prevention Episode43:351/26/22a
2/4/22Angelou's image on a quarter fails to obscure an increasing racist society - hosted by Jan Miyasaki21:132/2/22a
2/4/22Kotch: Koch brothers worked to undermine COVID safety programs - hosted by Jan Miyasaki17:252/2/22a
2/4/22Trump's attempts to influence 2020 Census, revealed - hosted by Jan Miyasaki10:452/2/22a
2/11/22Brettny Hardy: Biden's Gulf oil lease sale reversed by federal court - hosted by Jan Miyasaki11:592/9/22a
2/18/22Sarah Weintraub, Sunny Kurhajetz: Fighting The Distorted Moral Narrative of Christian Nationalism and White Supremacy - hosted by Dr. Damita Brown31:192/15/22a
2/25/22Benjamin Peters, Adrienne Kochman: Media coverate of conflict in Ukraine; Ukrainian art - hosted by Chali Pittman47:572/25/22a
3/4/22Khury Petersen-Smith: Petersen-Smith: Review of State of the Union and Media Militarism
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
3/11/22Andre Kamenshikov: Kamenshikov on Russia's 8 year war in Ukraine - hosted by Jan Miyasaki25:423/9/22a
3/11/22Hassen El-Tayyab: Yemen war powers resolution proposed - hosted by Jan Miyasaki11:453/9/22a
3/18/22Kevin Kamps: Ukraine nuclear plants not built to withstand Russian attacks - hosted by Jan Miyasaki21:393/16/22a
3/18/22Cassandra Dixon, Rowan Attala: Holding Israel Accountable: Madison Rafah Sister City Project Presentation
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
3/18/22Christopher Kuveke: Oil Execs cash out with high oil prices - hosted by Jan Miyasaki9:023/16/22a
3/25/22Sunny Kurhajetz, Ciara Fox: Join The Poor People's Movement - hosted by Jan Miyasaki18:553/23/22a
4/1/22The War in Ukraine & the Future of the World - Yuval Noah Harari & Timothy Snyder1:02:223/2/22c
4/8/22Dan Fitch, Heidi Wegleitner: Investing in Human Rights instead of Jails - hosted by Damita Brown14:424/5/22a
4/15/22Chris Kuveke: Who's Winning the Ukraine War? Big Oil! - hosted by Jan Miyasaki19:264/13/22a
4/22/22Andre Kamenshikov: Kamenshikov on the current life in Kyiv, and hope for peace - hosted by Jan Miyasaki17:124/20/22a
4/29/22Larry Nesper, Brooks Big John, Scott Smith, Lyle Chapman: Ojibwe Fishing Rights and Wisconsin's Spearfishing Controversy- hosted by Nate Wegehaupt53:094/25/22b
5/6/22C. M. (Connor) Lewis: Lewis: Proposed increase in funding for NLRB desperately needed - hosted by Jan Miyasaki10:025/4/22a
5/6/22Powerful Corporations Driving High Inflation - Shawn Fremstad - hosted by Jan Miyasaki12:595/4/22a
5/6/22David Williams: Peregrine Forum hosts local Ukraine Discussion - hosted by Jan Miyasaki11:095/4/22a
5/6/22Charlie Cray: Social media climate disinformation scorecard published - hosted by Jan Miyasaki12:525/4/22a
5/13/22Jill E. Adams, Robin Marty, Kelda Roys: The Fall of Roe - hosted by Esty Dinur52:525/6/22b
5/27/22Mursel Sabir: The Uphill Battle for Resettled Afghans and Those Left Behind - hosted by Jan Miyasaki20:395/25/22a
6/3/22Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: A History of Gun Ownership in the U. S. - hosted by Jan Miyasaki15:586/1/22a
6/10/22Ukranian author, Ruslana Westerlund: From Borsch to Burgers1:00:116/7/22d
6/17/22Aurora Conley, Marc Rosenthal: The Fight Against Line 5 Continues - hosted by Allen Ruff51:566/16/22b
6/24/22Rep. Jamie Raskin: The Jan. 6 Investigation will "Blow the Roof Off the House" - hosted by Jim Wallis38:496/8/22e
7/1/22Dina Nina: Celebrating Pride in a Post-Roe World - hosted by Ali Muldrow52:396/28/22b
7/8/22Phoebe Petrovic: SCOTUS Leaves Wisconsin with a Tangled Mess of Abortion Laws - hosted by Brian Standing16:447/4/22a
7/15/22Adam Carlesco: SCOTUS rules to limit EPA's powers in pathway to limit greenhouse gases
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
7/22/22Stan Cox: Cox: Don't put climate change actions on hold because of Ukraine - hosted by Jan Miyasaki11:327/20/22a
7/29/22Emily Mills Talks National and Wisconsin Politics - hosted by Liz DiNovella16:437/27/22a
8/5/22Hannah Mortensen: Commemorating the anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
8/12/22Tamara Mouw, Mark Schwingle, Kevin Ingram, Bianca Williams-Griffin, Alisia Marquez, Alfonso Zepeda-Capistran: If We Don't Show Up in Our Full Humanity, How Can Our Students Show Up? - hosted by Aaron Perry and Dr. Logan Edwards45:328/9/22a
8/19/22Bria Servas, Lucas Ziegler: Mad Medusa fundraising to support bodily rights - hosted by Jan Miyasaki15:208/17/22a
8/26/22Dave Heide, Jonathan Zarov: Little John's Lunchbox Lets You Pay What You Can - hosted by Brian Standing8:448/22/22a
9/2/22Shari Signer, Justin Giebel: UW Nurses Prepare to Strike for Union Recognition - hosted by Frank Emspak51:139/1/22b
9/9/22Cheri Dubiel, Alison Werner, Hannah Mortensen, Tony Wilkin Gibart: Collaboration Award Winners fight industry to keep a clean environment - hosted by Jan Miyasaki46:599/7/22a
9/16/22Cheri Dubiel, Dana Pellebon, Phyllis Greenberger, Elisabeth Lambert: 2022 CSW Change-Maker Award Recipients - hosted by Jan Miyasaki48:299/14/22a
9/23/22Angie Trudell Vasquez, Jordan Joseph, Nitya Patil, Cameron Craig, Deborah: "We Need to Keep Fighting and Stay Angry" - hosted by Ali Muldrow53:329/20/22b

a From the 8 O'Clock Buzz on WORT-FM.
b From A Public Affair on WORT-FM.
c Online event hosted by Yalta European Strategy (YES), attributed to (supported by) the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.
d Recorded by WIDE-LP at the Middleton Library.
e From The Soul of the Nation with Jim Wallis.
Friday Forum archives for 2008 - 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
(See bottom of page for more recent years)

Friday pm/Saturday am Shows
8 pm - 10 am
Starting ShowFeaturingNotes
8 pmBob's Folk Evening Contributor folk musica
9 pmWandering Minstrels Folk music as selected by DJ Jared Ingersol
10 pm2022 Talks 3 min. of news "following our democracy in historic times"
10:06 pmHumor Me Comedy and satire, musical or otherwiseb
11 pmMusic from Ukraine DakhaBrakha, Dakh Daughters, Khrystyna Soloviy, Dzherela and more
midnightSoft Comes the Night Music that's soothing to the earsc
7 amMusic for all ages Music both kids and parents can enjoyd
8 amThe Beatles An hour of the "Fab Four"
9 amCounterSpin A critical examination of the week's major news stories from FAIR
9:30 amSkeptoid Critical analysis of pop phenomena by Brian Dunning (repeat)

a Bob Dylan, Gordon Lightfoot, Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Peter Paul & Mary, Townes Van Zandt, Woody Guthrie, etc.
b Victor Borge, Monty Python, PDQ Bach, the Reduced Shakespeare Co., the Smothers Brothers, Tom Lehrer, David Sedaris, etc.
c Ballads, folk, soft rock, new age, etc. - softer pieces by many different artists.
d Ken Lonnquist, Malvina Reynolds, Sweet Honey In The Rock, Peter, Paul & Mary, Pete Seeger, etc.

Saturday 10 am
The Best of Talk
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First WIDE
1/1/22Rachel Deitch: The Freedom of Thought Report 202122:1211/20/2112/20/21a
1/8/22 Andrew Seidel: Christian Nationalism on January 637:1111/19/2112/11/21b
1/15/22Mark Pocan on the Anniversary of January 6th Insurrection - hosted by Tony Castaneda33:361/6/221/8/22c
1/22/22Jared A. Ball: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr's Radical Politics- hosted by Karma Chávez52:331/18/221/21/22d
1/29/22Patty Loew, "Indian Nations Of Wisconsin: Histories Of Endurance And Renewal" 1:14:355/31/211/19/22e
2/5/22Omar Ocampo: The wealth divide in 44 countries - what a wealth tax could mean
- hosted by Jan Miyasaki
Nina Burleigh, Alex Kotch, Walker Bragman: America's Bungled Pandemic Response
- hosted by Esty Dinur
2/26/22Peggy Wirtz-Olsen, Sulma Arieas, panel: State of the Educator46:132/24/222/25/22g
3/5/22 Ralph Nader: Mobilizing People56:072/17/222/27/22h
3/12/22John Nichols: It's Time to Hold the Pandemic Profiteers Accountable - hosted by Bert Zipperer54:103/7/223/9/22d
3/19/22 Confronting Big Brother In America - Thom Hartmann - hosted by Mark Helpsmeet55:003/12/223/15/22i
3/26/22Robert Buzzanco: Ukraine is Not the Only Warzone - hosted by Esty Dinur54:333/18/223/19/22d
4/2/22The War in Ukraine & the Future of the World - Yuval Noah Harari & Timothy Snyder1:02:223/2/224/1/22j
4/9/22 Anna Pirogova, Vassili Sonkin: Generation Putin, Ten Years Later29:003/23/223/27/22k
4/16/22Christa Olson: America Has Always Thought It Was Great53:404/4/224/6/22d
4/23/22 Katrina vanden Heuvel: Russia, Ukraine, the War & the U.S.56:064/11/224/17/22h
4/30/22 Chris Hedges on Ukraine, the Press & Much More!57:524/16/224/21/22l
5/7/22 Ray McGovern: Hidden History of U.S., Ukraine, Russia Relations57:004/19/225/1/22h
5/14/22Neil DeGrasse Tyson Welcomes Us to the "Universe in 3D" - hosted by Brian Standing16:044/25/225/11/22c
5/28/22Gun violence59:025/26/225/26/22m
6/4/22 Arundhati Roy: Fascism & Resistance in India56:104/19/225/29/22h
6/11/22Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: A History of Gun Ownership in the U. S. - hosted by Jan Miyasaki15:586/1/226/3/22c
6/18/22Bill McKibben57:526/4/226/9/22l
6/25/22 David Korten: Our Planetary Existential Crisis57:005/11/226/12/22h
7/2/22Andrew Cockburn: The Spoils of War1:03:525/14/226/1/22l
7/9/22Michael Mechanic: America Has A Billionaire Problem - hosted by Esty Dinur53:236/17/226/22/22d
7/16/22 Bill McKibben: Workable Solutions to the Climate Crisis57:016/11/227/10/22h
7/23/22Ruth Conniff: The Future of Wisconsin Dairy Farming52:187/18/227/20/22d
7/30/22Rev. Rob Schenck, Rev. Paul Brandeis Raushenbush: Christian Nationalism and the Court1:17:147/16/227/21/22a
8/6/22 Yoshiko Herrera: The War in Ukraine41:507/10/228/4/22n
8/13/22 Bruce Fein: Investigating Trump1:01:387/30/228/4/22i
8/20/22Nicole Hemmer: Alex Jones and the Right-Wing Media Machine - hosted by Esty Dinur53:048/12/228/13/22d
8/27/22 Anne Nelson: The Secretive Group Behind the Religious Right31:578/10/228/20/22o
9/3/22David Maraniss, "Path Lit By Lightning: The Life Of Jim Thorpe"1:06:038/22/228/24/22e
9/10/22Jennifer Holland: A History of the Anti-Abortion Movement - hosted by Chali Pittman50:118/31/229/7/22d
9/17/22Robin Marty on Being an Abortion Advocate in Post-Roe America - hosted by Chali Pittman53:289/12/229/14/22d
9/24/22 Neoliberalism, the Gutting of America, & the Way Back: Thom Hartmann55:009/17/229/20/22i

a Podcast from State of Belief.
b FFRF 2021 National Convention in Boston.
c From the 8 O'Clock Buzz on WORT-FM.
d From A Public Affair on WORT-FM.
e From Madison BookBeat on WORT-FM.
f From
g Battleground Wisconsin Podcast from Citizen Action of Wisconsin.
h Alternative Radio, Boulder, Colorado.
i Spirit In Action from Northern Spirit Radio, Eau Claire WI.
j Online event hosted by Yalta European Strategy (YES), attributed to (supported by) the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.
k From Making Contact.
l The Ralph Nader Radio Hour.
m From Democracy Now!.
n Recorded at Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society Meeting House in Madison.
o From The Soul of the Nation with Jim Wallis.
The Best of Talk archives for 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
(See bottom of page for more recent years)

Saturday Program Schedule
11 am - 12 midnight
Starting ShowFeaturing
11 amAlmost All A Cappella A cappella groups
12 noonNeighborhood News at NoonWhen available
12 noonMeadowood Life Stories Original short stories from the Meadowood Life Story Writer's Group
nextOrganize Your Ears Music featuring rock organ
1 pmOld Coot's Hoot Tunes from a few decades back by Simon & Garfunkel, The Mamas & the Papas,
Peter Paul & Mary, etc.
1:30 pmZydeco Zap Distinctive music rooted in Creole folk music from southwest Louisiana
2 pmIsland Vibes Music from the Hawaiian islands
2:30 pmNonstop Doo Wop The Ravens, The Platters, Dion & The Belmonts, The Shirelles, The Drifters, etc.
3:00 pmYounger mix More of the music featured in the weekday After School Hour
4 pmSea Change Radio Covering the shift to social, environmental, and economic sustainability
4:30 pmPerpetual Notion Machine Science show from the Madison Science Collective
5 pmFreethinkers Hour Speakers at Madison's annual Freethought Festival and elsewhere
6 pmProgressive Voices Progressive activists speak out at Fighting Bob Fest and elsewhere
7 pmWisconsin Democracy Report Talks at rallies and public meetings and radio interviews
8 pmBefore You Were Born Music from the 1930s and earlier
9 pmSaturday Soul Last genre hour of the week
10 pmStage & Screen Broadway musicals and movie musicals and soundtracks
11 pmMind's Eye RadioDrama, prose, interviews, etc. from the Mind's Eye Radio Collective
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