Upcoming WBAI Programs (Click headlines for details)

Cat Radio Cafe
"Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts" - Film on the Artist

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 12:00 AM

On this show we’ll preview “Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts,” a documentary film about the great self-taught artist. Bill Traylor was born into slavery on a cotton

Any Monday
with David Rothenberg

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 8:00 AM

A little of this and a little of that with the master raconteur! 

Democracy Now!

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 8:00 AM

National and international news with Amy Goodman and the DN team. 

Gary Null Show

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 12:00 PM

Health and Nutrition News and so much more.. 

Leonard Lopate at Large
Louis Menand on art and thought in the Cold War

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 1:00 PM

The Cold War was not just a contest of power. It was also about ideas in the broadest sense, economic and political, artistic and personal.

In his new book The Free World: Art

Vantage Point
Slavery By Another Name

Mon, Apr 19, 2021 3:00 PM

The winning fight for reparations this week on Vantage Point hosted by Dr. Ron Daniels, aka The Professor. 

His guests are: Derrick Boazman,Talk Show Host, WAOK, 1380 AM,

From The Soundboard
Bunny Wailer

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 12:00 AM

From the Soundboard is a program that usually focuses on concerts regardless of genre. This is where the artist and (or) group perfect the art of the call and response with its

Arts Express

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 4:00 AM

** "The mythology is what gets in the way with Hemingway. It's a mythology that he helped create. Filled with tall tales and outright lies, when he became 'king of the fiction

Clearing The Fog
with Margaret Flowers

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 11:00 AM


Tue, Apr 20, 2021 2:30 PM

Disturbed by the January 6 unsuccessful coup at the Capitol? Find out about the successful 1898 coup that eerily resembles it by taking a walk through “Wilmington’s Lie” by David

Sojourner Truth
With Margaret Prescod

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 4:00 PM


Extinction Rebellion Radio

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 6:30 PM

What would it mean to get to absolute zero emissions and more. 

On the Count - The Prison And Criminal Justice Report

Tue, Apr 20, 2021 9:00 PM

ON THE COUNT: The Prison and Criminal Justice Report is a 60 minute news and talk program featuring analysis, commentary, policy recommendations and action plans. It is broadcast from the perspective

Guns And Butter
with Bonnie Faulkner

Wed, Apr 21, 2021 9:00 AM

with Michio Kaku

Wed, Apr 21, 2021 8:00 PM

What does science say. Tune into Exploration and find out. 

Driving Forces
Why did Melania Trump stay?

Thu, Apr 22, 2021 5:00 PM

On this episode of Driving Forces, hosts Celeste Katz Marston and Jeff Simmons talk with Anne Michaud, author of the book "Why They Stay" and the new book, "American Czarina Melania

Ralph Nader Radio Hour

Thu, Apr 22, 2021 7:00 PM

Aware Show

Fri, Apr 23, 2021 10:00 AM

The Envelope Please

Fri, Apr 23, 2021 9:00 PM

On this week’s edition of Untitled Producer Malika Lee Whitney raises hope for the Oscar nominated short film Feeling Through written and directed by Doug Roland. It is a rich telling of a

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection is Blooming

Fri, Apr 23, 2021 10:00 PM

The Harlem Connection salutes Spring. Yes, as in the season.  We're inspired by the extended sunny days and warmer weather. Bask with us.

Back of the Book
Stay Up Late or Get Up Early and Give Us a Listen

Sat, Apr 24, 2021 5:00 AM

Loveliest of trees, the cherry now
Is hung with bloom along the bough,
And stands about the woodland ride
Wearing white for Eastertide.

Now, of my threescore years

From The Streets with Bob Law
Urban Voices

Sat, Apr 24, 2021 11:00 AM

The Call=in number when Bob opens the phones is 212 209 2877. 

Black Agenda Radio
African American political thought and action

Wed, Apr 28, 2021 3:00 PM

Black Agenda Report is hosted by Glen Ford and Margaret Kimberley: Black Urban Crises and Push-Out “Engineered” / The Greed of San Francisco’s Hyper-Gentrifying Classes /

Women Fight Back! Breaking the Chains

Fri, Apr 30, 2021 5:00 PM

Women Fight Back features weekly discussions with grassroots activists on current issues facing women from a socialist women’s perspective. The activists and organizers featured on Women Fight

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection to The 3 Mothers

Fri, May 7, 2021 10:00 PM

As Mothers' Day approaches, we'll be joined by Anna Malaika Tubbs & Bryn Clark, the writer and editor of the book The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection to Fathers' Day Weekend

Fri, Jun 18, 2021 10:00 PM

We play our Dads' favorite jams.

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection into America

Fri, Jul 2, 2021 10:00 PM

We connect you to songs about America, Americans, and American places to get you ready for the 4th of July weekend.

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection to Black Friday 2021

Fri, Nov 26, 2021 12:00 AM

An eclectic array of songs celebrating blackness. 

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Love Dis-Connection 2022

Fri, Feb 11, 2022 10:00 PM

We want your Valentine's Day to be a good one so --as a public service-- we'll provide you with 2 hours of songs to avoid playing on the 14th.