Alternative Radio - Sun 7am

THIS WEEK:  Naomi Klein - Transitioning to Climate Justice.  Climate change, you've heard of that. But climate justice? Climate justice is the understanding that we will not be able to stop climate change if we don't change the neo-liberal, corporate-based economy which stops us from achieving sustainable societies. Naomi Klein talks about coming to climate justice before it is too late.

New Dimensions - Sun 6am

THIS WEEK:  Homer, An Eyeless Cat, Teaches Love And Courage with Gwen Cooper. This is an adventure story of a blind cat, Homer, and a woman finding one another, and the lessons this relationship taught her. Homer survived being trapped without Cooper for days after 9/11 in an apartment near the World Trade Center, and even saved Cooper’s life when he chased an intruder, who broke into their home in the middle of the night. But it was Homer’s unswerving loyalty, his infinite capacity for love, and his joy in the face of all obstacles that inspired Cooper daily and transformed her life.

Sound Living (Rebroadcast from Friday 4pm) - Sun 8am

THIS WEEK: How Barney Peterson spent her summer vacation. 
Monroe Elementary School teacher Barney Peterson spent her summer at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center’s Space Camp.  Just as astronauts do in their training, she flew simulated space missions and learned to maneuver and manage a bulky space suit and helmet. Peterson and her fellow teachers slept in quarters designed to replicate the experience of sleeping on the ISS and used simulators and equipment based upon the simulators and equipment used by NASA today. Here about her adventures on Sound Living.

Travel With Rick Steves - Sun 9am

THIS WEEK:  Appalachian Trails; John Brown.  Some things haven't changed much over the years in Appalachia, where a back road drive can still take you to an all day bluegrass music jamboree, and we'll hear how fun it is to go hiking along the Appalachian Trail.  Also, Tony Horwitz explores how John Brown's 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, still haunts us today.

Democracy Now! - Mon 5am, 7am & 5pm

Democracy Now! is a daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated news hour that airs on more than 1,250 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks around the globe. Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez host. Heard at 5am, 7am and 5pm.