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The Next Hour

Saturday, April 26, 2025   11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Janet and David are joined by comedy songwriter and award-winning advertising creative director Jess Korman, in an exploration of the potential for jingles on the morning radio show of Jack and
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Musical Chairs
MUSICAL CHAIRS PRESENTS
Thursday, April 30, 2015   10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Musical Chairs will feature guest host Malika Lee Whitney

Whitney is Artistic Director of Pickney Productions, an arts and education

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Healthstyles
Healthstyles: Integrative Health Care, and Medicare and the Civil Rights Act
Thursday, April 30, 2015   1:00 PM - 2:00 AM

Global Advances in Health and Medicine is a relatively new publication that focuses on improving health and wellbeing worldwide. Its focus on integrative health care (the blending of mainstream,...  

Cat Radio Cafe
WHOM BOMB
Monday, April 27, 2015   2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 Nakasaki survivor Yasuaki Yamashita and disarmament activist Kathleen Sullivan on The Hibakusha (atomic bomb survivors) Stories Project in New York to demand from the United Nations a...  

Building Bridges
Building Bridges: Police Violence in Baltimore; Insurgent Trade Unionism in South Africa
Monday, April 27, 2015   7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Building Bridges over WBAI Radio, 99.5FM
with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash
Mon., April 27, 7 pm – 8 pm
streaming @ www.wbai.org/playernew.html


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All Mixed Up
Featuring a 40th Anniversary Shortcut Back to Saigon"
Monday, April 27, 2015   10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

We'll be featuring the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War with a "Shortcut Back to Saigon", celebrating the birthdays of August Wilson,  Walter Lantz, Samuel Morse and...  

Golden Age of Radio
FORT LARAMIE, THE LUX RADIO THEATER, and X MINUS ONE Tonight!
Sunday, April 26, 2015   7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

X MINUS ONE, FORT LARAMIE, AND THE LUX RADIO THEATER “The Awful Truth” all tonight, Sunday evening April 26, from 7 to 9 pm on THE GOLDEN AGE OF RADIO over WBAI NYC 99.5 FM, and streaming...  

Morning Show
Crying Earth Rise Up Documentary
Friday, April 24, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Mario interviews Suree Towfighnia, a director, producer, DP, and documentary educator from Chicago, IL., who has been working on the film "Crying Earth...  

Morning Show
Petraeus "Sweetheart Deal"
Friday, April 24, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Marcy Wheeler, is an investigative journalist who just wrote a  piece, "DOJ Claims Grossly Disparate Treatment Will Promote Respect for the Law."  She also writes for a number of...  

Morning Show
Don Rojas on Reparations
Friday, April 17, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Mario speaks with Don Rojas, the director or communications for the Institue of the Black World about the International Reparations Summit on April 9-12.  Mr. Rojas speaks on concrete steps that...  

Morning Show
Investigation Shows How World Bank Projects Exacerbate Poverty
Friday, April 17, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

More than three million of the world's poorest people have been forced from their homes, land and jobs over the past decade by World Bank-funded projects. That’s according to an...  

Morning Show
Andrew Jones Discusses Walter Scott
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Andrew Jones discusses the video of the shooting death of 50-year-old Walter Scott,  by a South Carolina police officer. Which is the latest example of another unarmed black...  

Morning Show
Jose Pertierra: Obama's meeting with Raul Castro
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Jose Pertierra, a D.C attorney specializing in international and immicgration law discusses Obama's meeting with Raul Castro during the Regional Summit of the Americas.  The first direct...  

Morning Show
TJ Helmstetter on Hillary announcement
Monday, April 13, 2015   6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

TJ Helmstetter, a progressive compaigner from Progressive Change Campaign Committee speaks on Hillary Cintons announcement for her campaign of the Democratic nomination meanwhile the Republican...  

Everything Old is New Again
THE MUSIC OF BARBARA LEA
Sunday, April 12, 2015   9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

This Sunday on Everything Old is New Again, we are celebrating The Women of Jazz
and featuring the music of Barbara Lea.

Some of the songs from her career that we will
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Morning Show
REV. JESSE JACKSON AT INTERNATIONAL REPARATIONS SUMMIT
Friday, April 10, 2015   12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW), a leading research, policy and...  

Of General Interest
COLOMBIAN PEACE TALKS NOT A GUERILLA SURRENDER
Friday, April 10, 2015   12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

As the Colombian peace process kicks into high gear, with some people predicting there might be an accord between FARC rebels and the government of Juan Manuel Santos before the end of the year, a...  

Morning Show
TURNING UP THE VOLUME ON GMO LABEL CAMPAIGN
Thursday, April 9, 2015   --:-- P - --:-- PM

The Morning Show welcomes Linda Rosenthal, Manhattan Assembly member, and Stacie Orell, campaign director and co-founder of GMO Free NY. They discuss the specifics of...  

Jordan Journal
WAR AGAINST PUERTO RICANS
Thursday, April 9, 2015   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An interview with Nelson Denis, author of a new book "War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America's Colony."  Marking the 50th Anniversary of the...  

Of General Interest
REBEL DIAZ RADIO LAUNCHES, WEDNESDAY NIGHTS IN APRIL
Wednesday, April 8, 2015   10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Rebel Diaz Radio makes its WBAI debut on Wednesday night, April 8th from 10:00pm to Midnight, part of our new evening music line-up. The groundbreaking Rebel Díaz will be on...  

Everything Old is New Again
APRIL IS JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH
Sunday, April 5, 2015   9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

On Everything New is Old Again, April is Jazz Appreciation Month. This Sunday, from 9PM-11PM, we are celebrating the women of jazz and featuring the music of...