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We have heard your request
to cut down on-air fund drive days!

Every $25,000 raised between now and the Fall Fund Drive
starting on Oct. 2, will reduce the drive by one day.

Make your contribution here:

Donate online: www.give2wbai.orgBy phone: 516.620.3602

Upcoming Programs

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Liquid Sound Lounge
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Fall Fun-D-Raiser w/Juan Hoerni...
The Laura Flanders Show
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Paths to Just Recovery in Puerto Rico...
Liquid Sound Lounge
Sat, Oct 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Fall Fun-D-Raiser w/DJ Wil Milton +Carolyn Victorian...

Latest News

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Jeff Sessions Testifies Before the Senate Judiciary Committee (10/18/2017)  Donald Trump's Attorney General, Former Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee today....  

Somalians Face Renewed Threat from Al-Shabab In Twin Truck Bombings (10/17/2017)  A presumed safe zone in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, is now awash in ash and rubble from one of the deadliest attacks by a...  

Iran Nuclear Deal (10/15/2017)  The latest target in Donald Trump’s so called “withdrawal doctrine,” the unmaking of deals done under the Obama...  

Trump Uses Executive Order in Quest to Dismantle Obamacare, but States Are Fighting Back (10/14/2017)  Attorneys Generals throughout the United States are suing the federal government to protect Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act....  

Judge Rules Against WBAI and the Pacifica Foundation In Dispute with Empire State Building Landlord (10/04/2017)  More than $1.8 million. That's the amount WBAI and the Pacifica Foundation need to raise immediately. That’s because...  

Dems Take-down Trump's Tax Plan & New Yorkers Protest Scott Pruitt and EPA Cuts (09/27/2017)  Senate Budget Committee Republicans and the Trump Administration rolled out their new tax plan. Trump says it will simplify...  

WBAI Evening News (09/26/2017)  —Donald Trump pushes back against criticism that his administration's response to the devastation in Puerto Rico has...  

WBAI Evening News (09/25/2017)  —#BendTheKnee Protests and Trump's NHL dissing and fixation —Puerto Rico: Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort...  

WBAI Evening News (09/21/2017)  Maria destruction across Puerto Rico-Earthquake in Mexico-Jewish Voice for Peace with American Muslims for Palestine and...  

Recently Aired Shows

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Morning Eclectic Malachy McCourt Joins Earth Mum (09/09/2017)  Malachy McCourt on Earth Mum's Morning Eclectic Show originally aired Saturday, September 9 at 6:00 AM and since most of you...  

Randy Credico- Live On The Fly WBAI Live On Fly Exclusive Interview with Wikileaks Publisher Julian Assange (07/25/2017)  WBAI Live On Fly Exclusive Interview with Wikileaks Publisher Julian Assange Co Hosted by KPFA's Dennis Bernstein...  

Randy Credico- Live On The Fly FINAL ASSANGE EPISODE - THOMAS DRAKE: PROFILE IN COURAGE (06/20/2017)  In depth with whistleblower, American Hero Thomas Drake with a special closing observation by  award...  

Randy Credico- Live On The Fly CHRISTINE ASSANGE And JESSELYN RADACK : FREE ASSANGE # 9 (06/14/2017)  Special edition of Assange: Countdown To Freedom cohost Dennis Bernstein, producer/host KPFA's...  

Con Sabor Latino UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH EDDIE PALMIERI (06/04/2017)  On Sunday June 4, 2017 we welcomed music icon Eddie Palmieri and his lifelong friend, musicologist Rene Lopez to the...  

Randy Credico- Live On The Fly Free Assange # 6 : Award Winning Journalist/filmmatker John Pilger (05/23/2017)  John Pilger was born and grew up in Bondi, Sydney, Australia. He launched his first newspaper at Sydney High School and later...  

Randy Credico - Live On The Fly Julian Assange PT 2 (05/02/2017)  Hear Part 2 of Randy Credico -Live On The Fly's multi part series on political prisoner Julian...  

Morning Dew Roger McGuinn Interview (04/30/2017)  In the interview Roger talks about forming the Byrds, early recording sessions (with John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Bob...  

Morning Show - Thursday Michael G Interviews Dr.Arabia Mollette (03/30/2017)  Listen to the Dr.'s incredible journey from Bronx, NY to Cuba and back to NYC.Michael G. Haskin's interview with her...  

Randy Credico- Live On The Fly Uncle Dirty Remembered (03/07/2017)  Hear Randy Credico's, three-hour tribute on Live on the Fly to legendary satirist Robert Altman aka Uncle Dirty...  

Meetings

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WBAI Finance Committee
Open to the public, Thursday, November 2, 2017, 7:00 PM ET at WBAI 388 Atlantic Ave. 3rd floor Brooklyn, NY 11210
- Wednesday, October 11, 2017