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Program Information
 New World Notes 
 Weekly Program
 Kenneth Dowst, Jim Hightower, William Carlos Williams, David Rovics
 Kenneth Dowst  
 For non-profit use only.
 Attribution Non-commercial (by-nc) 
 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
Wry and satiric notes and comments on the coronavirus pandemic as it gains a foothold in Connecticut.

Complementing KD's chronicles are a new song by David Rovics, a classic poem by (and read by) William Carlos Williams, and commentary by progressive populist Jim Hightower.
David Rovics's "Viral Solidarity" is available on YouTube. Jim Hightower's comments courtesy of

"New World Notes" is produced under the auspices (Latin for "thumb") of WWUH-FM, a community service of that beacon of light in darkest Connecticut, the University of Hartford.
You can download this installment of New World Notes--in MP3 and other formats--also from The Internet Archive ( The page with the download links is here:

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SERIES OVERVIEW -- Political and social commentary in a variety of genres. Exploring the gap between what we want ... and what they're trying to make us settle for. "Date recorded," below, = date of first scheduled broadcast.

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Note the third, "local" copy of the MP3 file, below. An international user reported difficulties downloading the MP3 from the normal two links. The MP3 files for those links phycically reside on another server. The MP3 file of "local" link physically resides on r4a's server. Let's see if that makes a difference.

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 Local copy on r4a's server (Mid-Fi) Download Program Podcast
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