REC-FM Program Schedule

Thursday November 15th

12:00 AM

Music For The REC Generation
A mix of pop hits from 1975 to 1985. The last great music on AM radio.

9:00 AM

Prison Pipeline
Prison Pipeline hosts gather on Christmas Eve to read messages to your loved ones in and from prison. Send your messages to or mail to KBOO Prison Pipeline, 20 SE 8th Avenue, Portland, OR 97214, then tune in on December 24th at 6:30 pm. Happy Holidays from all of us at Prison Pipeline!

9:30 AM

TUC Radio
Includes a clip from Noam Chomsky explaining his skepticism of the RussiaGate claims. Ray McGovern served as a CIA analyst for 27 years, from the administration of John F. Kennedy to that of George H. W. Bush. His duties included chairing National Intelligence Estimates and preparing thePresidents Daily Brief to Ronald Reagans security advisers from 1981 to 1985. After retiring he became a trusted source of information on the falsified intelligence about weapons of mass destruction that was used to bring the US into the disastrous war on Iraq. For over two years McGovern has focused on what came to be dubbed RussiaGate and in part ONE you heard about his assessment of Julian Assange, and the so-called hacking of e-mails of the DNC. He raised questions about the company CrowdStrike that ran the computers of the DNC and why the FBI never investigated the so-called hacks . In this program McGovern presents arguments and evidence for law breaking of senior official in intelligence organizations, the FBI and the Obama era Department of Justice. McGovern states that instead of RussiaGate we ought to be talking about FBIGate. Ray McGovern was recorded on August 4, 2018 at the Common Good Cafe in Seattle, WA.

10:00 AM

Democracy Now!
Democracy Now! produces a daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Our reporting includes breaking daily news headlines and in-depth interviews with people on the front lines of the world?s most pressing issues. On Democracy Now!, you?ll hear a diversity of voices speaking for themselves, providing a unique and sometimes provocative perspective on global events.

10:30 AM

FCC Nov 2018 Open Commission Meeting
Live coverage of the Federal Communications Commission's November 2018 Open Commission Meeting. Various items on the agenda include: Waiver of requirements related to Galileo Radionavigation Satellite Service, Mitigation of Orbital Debris in the New Space Age, Facilitating Satellite Earth Stations in Motion, SpaceX V-Band Authorization, Kepler Communications Market Access Request, Telesat V-Band Market Access Request, LeoSat Market Access Request, Further Streamlining of Satellite Regulations, Updating and Streamlining Rules for Direct Broadcast Satellite Service, Electronic Delivery of MVPD Communications and Wireless Hearing Aid Compatibility. This program will preempt the second half of "Democracy Now!".

12:00 PM

The latest world and Japan news from Japan's public broadcaster.

12:14 PM

NHK Easy Japanese
Join Anna as she learns basic Japanese phrases. This is a 48-episode series that runs continiously on REC-FM.

12:24 PM

Insight Daily

12:26 PM

Labor History in 2:00

12:28 PM

CurrentCast is a daily (M-F) 60-second module that discusses water sustainability and stewardship. Topics covered include pollution, conservation, climate change, recreation, and more. The program is a project of the Center for Transformative Action.

12:29 PM

Community Public Radio News
Community Progressive Radio ( is a non-profit, community-based, multi-media organization created to remedy the lack of media attention devoted to critical issues affecting our lives. provides a forum for a wide range of topics in a constant attempt to expose the truth. We use all the media technology available to us to provide our diverse communities with a media organization that can be relied on to give voice to its interests. We hope to provide opportunities for training and teaching community residents the science and the art of media production. We also hope to offer local artists an opportunity to learn media skills that will allow them to present their works to a larger audience.

1:00 PM

Radio Ecoshock
Professor David Victor delivers stiff warning from Nature: “Global warming will happen faster than we think”. Then we talk with Mike Davis, author of “Ecology of Fear” and “Planet of Slums”. In 1990, Davis explained why California would burn. We get his reaction  …

2:00 PM

Writers Voice
Native American writer and critic David Treuer talks about his latest book, The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present. Its a sweeping history of the resilience of Native American people in the face of oppression and injustice. Its out this month from Riverhead Books.

3:00 PM

The Laura Flanders Show
Soul Fire Farms Leah Penniman talks with Chris Hedges, author of America: The Farewell Tour, about environmental threats, societal breakdown, and how we might come back together as humans. Then, a glimpse of, a play written and conceived by Hedges writing students in a high-security prison in New Jersey. Music featured: Babylon Falling by Thievery Corporation featuring Puma from their album Temple of I & I , released on Eighteenth Street Lounge Records.

3:30 PM

Making Contact
DESCRIPTION (600 Characters): In a special 2 partprogram by Making Contact we explore new safe at-home abortion options and the growing movement for 'self-managed abortions.' Amidst changes to the Supreme Court of the United States, and after decades of restrictions to abortion access across the country, people continue to find ways to make this vital procedure safer, more affordable, and more accessible. Advances in medicine and discoveries made by women themselves have changed the kind of options available outside of clinics Featuring: Making Contact's adaptation of a piece by HannahNguyenand State of the Humanat the Stanford Storytelling Project: a look back at the Jane Collective of the 1970s in Chicago told by the Janes themselves. Featuring: Jeanne Galatzer-Levy, Martha Scott, Judith Arcana Producer: Hannah Nguyen, (and thanks to Jake Warga) Music: Universe in the Bath, Letmeknowyouanatole; Illumination I, Letmeknowyouanatole;Choose Another Way, Letmeknowyouanatole;Weightlessness, Daniel Birch Archival Sound: Roe v. Wade, Oyez 1973 CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite (1/22/73), CBS Third Presidential Debate Highlights | Trump, Clinton on Abortion, ABC News Speaker Ryans Remarks at the March for Life, Speaker Paul Ryan Houses 20-week abortion ban heads to the Senate, Fox News Linci Comy, formerexecutive director of Woman's Choice Clinic, the West Coast Feminist Health Project Nina Liss-Schultz,research editor at Mother Jones Magazine

4:00 PM

Your Own Health and Fitness
Layna Berman discusses underconsidered reasons for bodywide pain including unresolved infections, hormone imbalances, allergies, and postural problems and offers exercise, oral, and topical nutrient remedies.

5:00 PM

Music For The REC Generation
A mix of pop hits from 1975 to 1985. The last great music on AM radio.

About our programming.

Programming aired on REC-FM is intended to showcase many of the programs that are available for community radio stations (LPFM, full-service, Part 15 and internet-only). Program content may not necessarily reflect the views of REC Networks.

At times when programming is not listed, REC-FM features Music For The REC Generation, playing hits from 1975~1985.

REC-FM is operated by Riverton Radio Project Association, a non-profit corporation. REC-FM is fully funded by Michelle and Eva Bradley and does not receive any outside underwriting.