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Back of the Book

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 5:00AM

16 years of Marriage, 25 Years of Relationship!

Arts Express

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 6:00AM

DEE WALLACE PHONES IN

Ralph Nader Radio Hour

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 7:00AM

Apple’s Hollow $3T Valuation

WBAI News Special

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 4:00PM

No Going Back! No Surrender!: A Roe v. Wade Special

Rick Smith Show

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 6:00PM

WBAI Playhouse

Sat, Jan 22, 2022 - 8:00PM

Paradise

The Harlem Connection

Sun, Jan 23, 2022 - 3:00AM

The Harlem Connection Goes Club Hopping

Radio Free Eireann

Sun, Jan 23, 2022 - 11:00AM

with Malachy and John

On Contact with Chris Hedges

Sun, Jan 23, 2022 - 12:30PM

Slaughterhouse

Everything Old is New Again

Sun, Jan 23, 2022 - 10:00PM

Ethel Merman, tick, tick...BOOM! Judy Garland &

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News

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Red Flags Everywhere (01/06/2022)  In this special episode of Sounds Like Hate, we travel back to the months leading up to Jan. 6, 2021, to track white supremacists...  

NY Governor Kathy Hochul Delivers State of The State Address (01/05/2022)  New York Governor Kathy Hochul, N.Y.S.’s first woman governor wearing suffragette white delivered her State of the...  

Adams Administration Rolls out Covid Strategy Promising Equity (12/30/2021)  NYC Mayor-elect Eric Adams rolled out his plan to try and keep New Yorkers safe as NYS announced another new record of 74,000...  

NY Against Texas Attack on Women's Reproductive Rights (09/13/2021)  New York Women. elected officials and reproductive health advocates gathered in at the statue of Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady...  

Historic Flash Flooding in New York From Climate Change (09/02/2021)  Last night New York experienced record flooding on our streets and in our subways triggering historic flash flood...  

Who is Kathy Hochul? (08/11/2021)  Kathy Hochul said "The role of Lieutenant Governor officially  is to be experienced and prepared to step in and to...  

Hiroshima remembrance, delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, Astrophysicist Robert Rosner (08/07/2021)  The Prime Minister of Japan forgets part of his speech on the 76th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.. will the...  

Labor Icon Dies, Moderate Democrats Win, Anti-Eviction Protests in NYC (08/07/2021)  Death of a labor icon, U.S. travel restrictions, COVID hospitalizations are surging again, Shontel Brown, Eviction...  

Daniel Hale news conference, Cuba, German floods (07/19/2021)  A press conference was held on Saturday, July 17th on the High Line in New York City to support former Air Force...  

WBAI Intern's Corner

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Intern's Corner 700 ALABAMA MINERS FLOOD THE STREETS OF MANHATTAN (07/29/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.The United Mine Workers of...  

Intern's Corner Response to Mayor De Blasio Announcement for City Workers - Angela Palumbo (07/26/2021)  Mayor De Blasio announces that all city workers must be vacccinated against the coronavirus or receieve weekly testing. City...  

Intern's Corner New Bill to End Plastic Waste (07/20/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.Environmental activist groups...  

Intern's Corner Youth Homelessness Often Overlooked, Former Homeless Speak Out (07/15/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.On any given night in New...  

Intern's Corner Green New Deal in Public Schools - Angela Palumbo (07/15/2021)  Jamaal Bowman announced his Green New Deal for Public Schools act today, paving a way for a more green and inclusive future for...  

Intern's Corner NYCHA Starts New Recycling Initiatives in East Harlem (07/08/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.400,000 New Yorkers reside in...  

Intern's Corner NYC Ticker Tape Parade: Hometown Heros - Angela Palumbo (07/07/2021)  NYC honored essential workers who helped New Yorkers get through the pandemic --with a parade up the Canyon of Heroes in Lower...  

Intern's Corner NYC Municipal Retirees Say "Don’t Take Away Their Medicare (06/30/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.Retired teachers, sanitation...  

Intern's Corner Fair Chance Housing Rally at City Hall Park (06/23/2021)  by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.A coalition of advocates,...  

Intern's Corner Juneteenth is Now a National Holiday - Angela Palumbo (06/18/2021)  Joe Biden announced that Juneteenth will now be a national...