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Cat Radio Cafe
WINSTON CHURCHILL HAS EARLY MORNING BRANDY WITH JACK AND FRANCES PAIGE
Monday, April 20, 2015   2:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Janet and David are joined by actor Nick Ullett who plays Winston Churchill eating toast at the breakfast table of Jack and Frances Paige, the dynamic Washington DC morning radio duo who
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Spirit Rising
SPIRIT ASCENDING CONTINUES ITS SURVEY OF THE FRANCO-FLEMISH COMPOSERS
Sunday, April 19, 2015   8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

This week our Josquin mass is the Missa Sine nomine, the "Mass without a name" and we shall also listyen to some of the motets of this greatest composer of his generation....  

Here of a Sunday Morning
BEGINNING A NEW SERIES ON ORLANDUS DE LASSUS AND CATHOLIC POLYPHONY
Sunday, April 19, 2015   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

One of the most prolific and versatile of 16th-century composers, Lassus wrote over 2000 works in almost every current genre, including masses, motets, psalms, hymns, responsorial Passions and...  

The Next Hour
Staff Announcer Fears Arrival of Jingle Writer
Sunday, April 19, 2015   11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Janet and David find paranoid wire recordings of Don Prince, Staff Announcer for the Washington DC radio station that is home to Jack and Frances Paige, the dynamic morning duo who advertised
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Morning Show
Don Rojas on Reparations
Friday, April 17, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Mario speaks with Don Rojas, the director or communications for the Institue of the Black World about the International Reparations Summit on April 9-12.  Mr. Rojas speaks on concrete steps that...  

Morning Show
Forum of Indigenous Issues
Friday, April 17, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

Mario speaks with Stefanie Ehmsen, co-director for Rosa Luxemberg Stifung of NYC, on their hosting of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues that is being held April 19-24, 2015. 12...  

Morning Show
Investigation Shows How World Bank Projects Exacerbate Poverty
Friday, April 17, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

More than three million of the world's poorest people have been forced from their homes, land and jobs over the past decade by World Bank-funded projects. That’s according to an...  

Musical Chairs
REAL SOUL: AIN'T NOTHING LIKE THE REAL THING
Thursday, April 16, 2015   10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Veteran radio personality Bob Law gathers record executives, disc jockeys, activists, and performers who were there at the height of Black musics glory days. Their long-overdue, candid conversation...  

Education at the Crossroads
Gentrification, Miseducation and Police Violence: One and the Same?
Thursday, April 16, 2015   7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This evenings guests include Sam Pinn, Michael Hooper and Carl Dix. We discuss gentrification in lower Bed Sty, upcoming college tours for youth and their parents, and the growing Mass Incarceration...  

Reverend Billy Gospel Show
REVEREND BILLY SHOW LAUNCHES ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15th
Wednesday, April 15, 2015   2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

WBAI is pleased to welcome the Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir, starting this week in its new timeslot from 2:00 to 3:00pm.

THE REVEREND...  

Morning Show
CALLER RESPONDS TO RACISM
Tuesday, April 14, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

Reacting to yesterday's show, Ray from Queens dissects racism and inequality while confronting police brutality with an informal call to action....  

Morning Show
ACTION FOR REFUGEES
Tuesday, April 14, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

Pamela Brown speaks with Amin Hussein, a Palestinian American lawyer, activist, and artist, and regular guest on the Morning Show.

They begin by noting the solidarity action that took...  

Morning Show
ALLIMADI ON CHARLESTON
Tuesday, April 14, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

Milton Allimadi, Publisher and Editor in Chief of Black Star News, evaluates recent news in Charleston in light of the events in Ferguson. The conversation centers...  

Morning Show
Andrew Jones Discusses Walter Scott
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Andrew Jones discusses the video of the shooting death of 50-year-old Walter Scott,  by a South Carolina police officer. Which is the latest example of another unarmed black...  

Morning Show
Jose Pertierra: Obama's meeting with Raul Castro
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Jose Pertierra, a D.C attorney specializing in international and immicgration law discusses Obama's meeting with Raul Castro during the Regional Summit of the Americas.  The first direct...  

Morning Show
TJ Helmstetter on Hillary announcement
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

TJ Helmstetter, a progressive compaigner from Progressive Change Campaign Committee speaks on Hillary Cintons announcement for her campaign of the Democratic nomination meanwhile the Republican...  

Everything Old is New Again
THE MUSIC OF BARBARA LEA
Sunday, April 12, 2015   9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

This Sunday on Everything Old is New Again, we are celebrating The Women of Jazz
and featuring the music of Barbara Lea.

Some of the songs from her career that we will
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Morning Show
REV. JESSE JACKSON AT INTERNATIONAL REPARATIONS SUMMIT
Friday, April 10, 2015   12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW), a leading research, policy and...  

Of General Interest
COLOMBIAN PEACE TALKS NOT A GUERILLA SURRENDER
Friday, April 10, 2015   12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

As the Colombian peace process kicks into high gear, with some people predicting there might be an accord between FARC rebels and the government of Juan Manuel Santos before the end of the year, a...  

Morning Show
TURNING UP THE VOLUME ON GMO LABEL CAMPAIGN
Thursday, April 9, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

The Morning Show welcomes Linda Rosenthal, Manhattan Assembly member, and Stacie Orell, campaign director and co-founder of GMO Free NY. They discuss the specifics of...  

Jordan Journal
WAR AGAINST PUERTO RICANS
Thursday, April 9, 2015   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An interview with Nelson Denis, author of a new book "War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America's Colony."  Marking the 50th Anniversary of the...  

Of General Interest
REBEL DIAZ RADIO LAUNCHES, WEDNESDAY NIGHTS IN APRIL
Wednesday, April 8, 2015   10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Rebel Diaz Radio makes its WBAI debut on Wednesday night, April 8th from 10:00pm to Midnight, part of our new evening music line-up. The groundbreaking Rebel Díaz will be on...  

Everything Old is New Again
APRIL IS JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH
Sunday, April 5, 2015   9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

On Everything New is Old Again, April is Jazz Appreciation Month. This Sunday, from 9PM-11PM, we are celebrating the women of jazz and featuring the music of...