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04/19/2016   9:00 PM

NY PRIMARIES LIVE COVERAGE, HOST-KEVIN POWELL

LISTEN HERE FOR AUDIO ARCHIVED FROM 10pm-Midnight

#NYPrimaryBAI 

Host/Producers Kevin Powell -BKNation and Jeannie Hopper -WBAI Interim Program Director.

Rundown for Pacifica Radio's Live National Coverage from the WBAI studios:

Also in the mix segments included journalists from Columbia U's 'Uptown Radio' and Monday morning show host, Andrew Jones, in the field covering the Hillary, Bernie and Trump events plus listener call in's. In the works, call in's from various primary viewing events throughout the Burroughs, and in adition, coverage will included live news, and results updates from WBAI News Director Linda Perry throughout.

9:05-9:30pm SEGMENT 1: POLITICAL REPORTERS/COMMENTATORS SPEAK as polls close

Nida Khan, Independent Journalist

Azi Paybarah, Politico reporter

Laura Dawn, Art Not War

Toure, Co-host of MSNBC’s “The Cycle”

Yetta Kurland, Civil Rights Attorney, LGBTQ activist

9:30-9:59 SEGMENT 2: Bernie & Hillary SUPPORTERS speak

Brooke Cerda, Independent #TransWomen's Civil Rights Activist + Historian Mexican Undocumented Citizen

Frank Puig (Sanders supporter)

Zerlina Maxwell (Clinton supporter)

Mayor Svante Myrick of Ithaca, NY (Clinton supporter)

10:05-10:30 SEGMENT 3: Various candidates or their surrogates speak AND

reports from the various political candidate events

Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate

Dr. Baz Dreisinger Associate Professor at John Jay College

Dr. Mark Naison Professor of history at Fordham University

Gretchen Kelly, Sanders supporter

10:30- 10:59 SEGMENT 4: A WORD FROM NATIONAL LEADERS AND VARIOUS NY ELECTED OFFICIALS

Antonio Tijerino, President & CEO of Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Sarah Audelo, Political and Field Director of Rock The Vote

City Councilman Jumaane Williams (Sanders supporter)

Public Advocate Leticia James (Clinton supporter)

11:05-11:30 SEGMENT 5: Young America Speaks PLUS callers from upcoming primary states like California and Pennsylvania

Melanie Wilkerson Staten Island-based community activist

Zoe Snow, LGBTQ and Health Activist 

Jesus Gonzalez,

Stephanie Cancel

Jerry Dickens

11:30-11:59pm SEGMENT 6: Young America Speaks PLUS callers from upcoming primary states like California and Pennsylvania

Melanie Wilkerson, Staten Island-based community Activist

Zoe Snow, LGBTQ and Health Activist

Jesus Gonzalez, New York City activist

Stephanie Cancel, Organizer in Bushwick Brooklyn

Jerry Dickens Churches United for Fair Housing in Brownsville Brooklyn

Pacifica Radio's National Coverage of the New York Presidential Primaries:

host Kevin Powell, WBAI crew Jeannie Hopper-producer & WBAI interim Program Director;  Linda Perry-WBAI News Director, Tayllor Johnson-Production Assistant, contributing journalists in the field Andrew Jones -Monday WBAI Morning Show Host/Prodcuer and from the Columbia University School of Journalism & "Uptown Radio" (heard Monday's 5am) -Alison Vicrobek, and Daniel Rostas. WBAI Technical crew Gracen Challenger & Operations Director Tony Ryan.  Pacifica National engineer Jon Almeleh and the Executive Producer of Pacifica's National Coverage Alan Minsky. 

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