Monday - Friday 6AM - 8AM
Hosted by: Monday-Thursday: Esther Armah | Friday: Felipe Luciano
Tune in to your New York with Wake Up Call, WBAI’s morning talk show hosted by Esther Armah
, Mondays through Thursdays and by Felipe Luciano
on Fridays. Armah was just awarded ‘Most Valuable in Local Radio'
by The Nation newspaper’s 2012 Progressive Honor Roll
Tune in Monday to Friday, 6 to 8AM, to hear what The Nation newspaper describes as: “emotionally engaging interviews and discussions on social justice, poverty, race, gender, education”. You’ll hear one-on-one interviews, discussions, media panels, call ins, local, national, and global news headlines - it's all on your local morning talk show.
For 2013, we’re joined by New York Times best-selling author and journalist Laura Flanders,
who will bring us ‘The “F” Word
' every Thursday morning.
We kick off 2013 with discussions on health: economic health, activist health, movement health, nutritional health, emotional health. Check out our regular segments:Mondays
6:40am – Regional Reports from New Jersey by Isabel Nieto (firstname.lastname@example.org/ email@example.com) and from Long Island by Brian O’Haire.
6:55am – Your Weekly Health Check with Corinne Funari (firstname.lastname@example.org)
7:10am – The world on the mic – our United Nations segment. Tuesdays
7:10am – New York – check in for local stories from the five boroughs.
7:30am – Our All Women Media Panel
mixes women from the worlds of academia, activism, entrepreneurship and the arts for provocative discussions on topical issues.Wednesdays
6:30 am- Your turn, your say
: share your thoughts, suggestions, topics on our call in 'Wednesday Conversation' from 6:30am to 7am.
7:10am - Find out what's hot on the Hill with our weekly Washington, DC segment.
7:30am - Legal correspondent Mimi Rosenberg’s regular weekly segment ‘In Brief’
reporting on issues of law and social justice (MERosenberg@legal-aid.org).Thursdays
7:05 - The ‘The “F” Word
' with Laura Flanders
7:10am – New York State politics from Albany
7:30am – Art in the Apple
– the world of the arts on the airwaves; theater, visual arts, music, performance come to life plus ticket give-aways.Fridays
6-8am - Host Felipe LucianoTHE WAKE UP CALL TEAM
Executive Producer: Sharan Louise Harper
Monday-Thursday: Hosted by Esther Armah
Friday: Hosted by Felipe Luciano
Sports Headlines (Mon-Thurs): Samori Benjamin