Announcements
MESSAGE FROM MARIO MURILLO - INTERIM PROGRAM DIRECTOR (08/20/2014)  Greetings to the WBAI Community,I send you warm regards and positive thoughts on these waning days of summer, pleased to once again be a part of the WBAI family after a five-year absence. It seems like only yesterday that I did my last broadcast...  

STEVE AND I (08/09/2014)  One of the greatest broadcasters ever to create live radio over WBAI’s or anyone else’s airwaves has died. Steve Post was 70 years old when cancer finally took him from us. He died at his Manhattan apartment on August...  

Steve Post, 70, Beloved New York Radio Host (WNYC & WBAI) Dies August 3, 2014 (08/05/2014)  ***PLEASE READ AN ADDITIONAL TRIBUTE TO STEVE BY JAMES IRSAY HERE.Steve Post, legendary New York radio personality for more than 50 years, died yesterday.  He was 70 years...  

WBAI MOURNS PASSING OF PRODUCER EDDIE ELLIS (07/25/2014)  Eddie’s wake and homegoing service will be held on Thursday, July 31 (wake 4-7 PM; service at 7 PM) at the Abyssinian Baptist Church, 132 Odell Clark Place (formerly 138th St.) between Malcolm X and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvds. Tel:...  

WBAI PRODUCERS HONORED WITH YOUNG LORDS STREET NAMING (07/25/2014)  "The Young Lords Party in Chicago and  New York, created our own political, educational, economic, and radically cultural impact on this society, still felt today." -Micky MelendezOn July 26 at 1 pm, the 45th Anniversary of the...  

WBAI TRIP TO SOUTHERN AFRICA (06/27/2014)  Join us for a 10 day trip to South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana, from December 4th to December 14th, 2014.We shall depart from JFK Airport via South Africa Airways to Johannesburg on...  

SHOP ONLINE + SUPPORT WBAI AT GOODSEARCH (06/20/2014)  Goodshop is an online shopping mall that donates a percent of your purchase price to WBAI when you shop at one of 3,000+ partner stores including top retailers like Amazon (1.5% donation), Expedia (up to 5%...  

GET A DISCOUNT DRUG CARD AND HELP SUPPORT WBAI (06/16/2014)  National Drug Card (NDC), a Washington D.C. based organization was created to help people with little or no prescription drug insurance to save money on their prescription drugs.  This includes, but is not limited to, senior citizens, on fixed...