New Dimensions - Sun 6am

THIS WEEK:  An Intimate Picture Of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi with Tim Burkett, Ph.D.  After experiencing a spontaneous transcendent mystical experience, Tim Burkett sought spiritual instruction in Buddhist meditation. This was in 1964 before meditation was even on the American radar and there were hardly any Buddhist teachers on the scene.

Alternative Radio - Sun 7am

THIS WEEK:  Dean Baker – The TPP: A Corporate Deal.  The TPP, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, strongly pushed by Washington, is hailed as a “free trade” agreement. But the deal has little to do with free trade. Rather, the TPP is about limiting regulation. It takes away the power of governments to protect the environment. It’s an investor rights agreement and includes special protections for corporations that offshore jobs to low-wage countries.

Sound Living (Rebroadcast From Fri 4pm) - Sun 8am

THIS WEEK:  Flash of Silver with Graham Kerr.  In his memoir, Graham Kerr uses and extended metaphor to draw comparisons between his live (and ours) and the wild chinook salmon.  It’s the determination of the salmon, and its resilience, that the pioneer TV-chef wants people to reflect on and apply to their own lives.  He writes and blogs about the stages of the salmon’s life as guides for how individuals should lead their lives.

Travel With Rick Steves - Sun 9am

THIS WEEK:  Food Regions of Spain; Carnival in Venice & Rhineland.  Hear how Americans are discovering their old country ancestry, thanks to a Norwegian TV show.  Get to know the centuries of traditions behind some of Europe's biggest Mardi Gras and Carnival celebrations, in Venice and Cologne. And find out what local food delicacies you'll find on the tapas menus across Spain.

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.