Upcoming WBAI Programs (Click headlines for details)

What's Happening
Chicago’s Homeless are forming a Union

Wed, May 25, 2022 8:00 PM




Revolutions Per Minute (RPM)
RPM with Vanessa Agudelo

Wed, May 25, 2022 9:00 PM




What's Going On! Thursday
With Felipe Luciano

Thu, May 26, 2022 7:00 AM


Felipe Luciano hosts What's Going On! Thursday mornings. He's the winner of two Emmy awards for best reporting in New York City,  former member of the Last Poets and

Equal Rights and Justice
African Liberation Month Special

Thu, May 26, 2022 9:00 AM


African Liberation Month Special: Malcolm X & An End to White World Supremacy

Driving Forces
Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Giuliani

Thu, May 26, 2022 5:00 PM


On this episode of Driving Forces, Hosts Celeste Katz Marston and Jeff Simmons talk with Andrew Giuliani, Republican candidate for Governor of the State of New York. 

Remember to



Backstage Stories
50 Years of BLACK GENIUS: The Billie Holiday Theatre

Thu, May 26, 2022 9:00 PM



LOCATED IN THE HEART OF BED STUY, BROOKLYN, THE BILLIE IS ONE OF THE LAST REMAINING THEATERS FORGED IN THE AESTHETIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL KILN OF AMERICA’S CIVIL RIGHTS/BLACK ARTS


Folk Radio
Hosted this week by Edward Haber.

Thu, May 26, 2022 10:00 PM


Dan Milner, Mick McQuaid, and Don Meade join the program to talk about the history of the traditional music series that started at the Eagle Tavern, presenting the best of Irish, English, and

War And Peace by Leo Tolstoy
on Bob Fass' Radio Unnameable - Part Four

Fri, May 27, 2022 12:00 AM


WBAI continues its broadcast of WBAI's 1970 reading of Leo Tolstoy's novel. Known as one of the greatest novels of all times, please join us for the historic reading and visit our archive if

The Harlem Connection
The 116th Street Connection

Fri, May 27, 2022 10:00 PM


This week, The Harlem Connection gets HYPER local and just concentrates on 116th Street its two Summer festivals:  East Harlem's 116th Street Festival and

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

Sat, May 28, 2022 5:00 AM


  Here, some pinks and laurel leaves, and a handful of sage,
  And here what I now draw from the water, wading in the pondside,
  (O here I last saw him that tenderly



Arts Express
COMING ATTRACTIONS

Sat, May 28, 2022 6:00 AM


The Arts Express Red Eye Revue - Red Hot And Saucy Served Up Here

Ukrainian ISIS and US Corporate Media: 'Nothing to see



Inspirational Vybes
With Tina Dixon

Sun, May 29, 2022 6:00 AM


Tina Dixon is the host of Inspirational Vybes on Sunday mornings 6am-8am on WBAI 99.5 FM. She describes her show as an eclectic mix of energetic gospel and inspirational music to help you get ready

The Chris Hedges Report
Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant

Sun, May 29, 2022 12:30 PM


On the show, journalist Chris Hedges talks to Kshama Sawant, an Indian-American politician and economist who has served on the Seattle City Council since 2014. She is a member of Socialist

What's Going On! Wednesday
with Linda Sarsour

Wed, Jun 1, 2022 7:00 AM




Covert Action Bulletin

Wed, Jun 1, 2022 9:00 AM




The Harlem Connection
Harlem Connection to Truth, Justice & the American Way

Fri, Jul 1, 2022 10:00 PM


We're connecting you to the July 4th holiday with songs about to Truth, Justice, and America and to journalist and author Cheryl Wills.

The Harlem Connection
The Connection to Groovin' Under the Apollo Marquee

Fri, Jul 8, 2022 10:00 PM


We'll be groovin' under the Apollo Theater's iconic marquee and connecting you to the sounds Harlem rocks to.

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection celebrates HARLEM WEEK 2022

Fri, Aug 19, 2022 10:00 PM


From under the marquee of the Apollo Theater, we connect you to music by artists who have appeared at HARLEM WEEK festival over the last 48 years

The Harlem Connection
THC goes Back to School

Fri, Sep 9, 2022 10:00 PM


We mark the return of the school year by connecting you to our musicology class.

The Harlem Connection
Trick or Treat? It's THC's Harlem-Ween 2022 journey

Fri, Oct 28, 2022 10:00 PM


Every week,The Harlem Connection treats you to an eclectic array of artists from different areas and eras that are connected via Harlem, U.S.A.   But this week for

The Harlem Connection
The Harlem Connection to Black Friday 2022

Fri, Nov 25, 2022 10:00 PM


We connect you to an eclectic array of songs appropriate for Black Friday.