WZBC 90.3 FM Newton

Boston College Radio, Chestnut Hill, MA

Student-run radio station at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Mass. USA

WZBC 90.3 FM Newton

On air

Truth and Justice Radio

Jul 22, 2018 5:00 AM – 10:00 AM


"Four hours of spirited examination of warmaking, empire, corrupt justice, engineered poverty, lying politicians, jingoism, corporate criminality, media disinformation, and orchestrated chaos."

Truth and Justice Radio
8:00 AM
Host John Roberts and the voices of Lawrence Davidson, Susan Akram, and Thomas Suarez; Hilary Rantisi, facilitator First of 3 panels at the recent Balfour Legacy Conference: Balfour, Israel, and Palestine
This Week In Palestine (award-winning exclusive weekly feature on TJR) For a description and/or download of this or any week's edition of This Week In Palestine, go to: truthandjusticeradio.org 2018
Last week we aired the keynote. Today's subject headings are "Balfour and the Zionist Project" (Davidson); "Balfour and International Law" (Akram); and "The Role of Terror in the State-Building Process" (Suárez). Suárez's book is "State of Terror: How Terrorism Created Modern Israel." (repeat from 11-26-2017)
6:30 AM
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (New York City) Weekly edition posted 7-20-2018: Andrew Pulrang on Disability and the Election L
Counterspin (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at FAIR's website fair.org/counterspin 2018
People with disabilities are “severely underrepresented in elected office,” which goes a way toward explaining why—in 2018—disabled people’s full inclusion in all aspects of social life is still largely framed as a matter of “accommodation” rather than rights.
6:00 AM
Squeaky Wheel Productions (squeakywheel.net, Trumbull, CT) Weekly edition posted 7-18-2018
Between The Lines (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at BTL's website btlonline.org 2018
Mel Goodman: Trump’s Disastrous Summit Performance Could Derail U.S.-Russia Nuclear Arms Control Talks; Richard Brooks: Ireland is First Nation in World to Fully Divest from Fossil Fuel Industry; Muneer Ahmed, Vanesa Suarez and Gov. Dannel Malloy: CT Lawsuit Targeting Family Separation Policy Succeeds in Reuniting Children with Their Parents; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary.
5:00 AM
Host Bob Funke Pre-show music selection
Longtime classics and antiwar themes, wrapping up with "Universal Soldier" (Buffy Sainte Marie, 1964) and "I Ain't Marching Any More" (Phil Ochs, 1965). Our host is a Vietnam War Veteran now devoting his life to ending war, violence, and injustice.

Coming up

10:00 AMSunday Morning Country (Specialty) with Cousin Kate
2:00 PMJuvert Jams (Specialty) with dj blaze
4:00 PMjune 3 (Specialty) with Selassie Selectah
4:00 PMNoise (Specialty) with DJ Shoe
6:00 PMOscillator Drift (Specialty) with Andrew


10:00 PMIt's Dark Now (ZBC Rock) with Charlie Sedaka
7:00 PMCaribbean Forum (Specialty) with Robin
7:00 PMCaribbean Forum (Specialty) with Robin
6:00 PMraggamuffin international (unset) with Robin
10:00 PMWintery Mix (NCP) with Dick Winter