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Clearing The Fog

Tue, Oct 3, 2023 - 10:00AM

Julian Assange May Be Extradited To The US This Month

City of Yes

Tue, Oct 3, 2023 - 6:00PM

Zoom Town Hall

Cat Radio Cafe

Tue, Oct 3, 2023 - 9:00PM

Andrew Berman of Village Preservation

What's Going On! Wednesday

Wed, Oct 4, 2023 - 7:00AM

with Linda Sarsour

Advocating for Justice

Wed, Oct 4, 2023 - 5:00PM

Arts Express

Wed, Oct 4, 2023 - 9:00PM


What's Going On! Friday

Fri, Oct 6, 2023 - 7:00AM

with Johanna Fernandez

Radio GBE: Soul Travel Experience

Fri, Oct 6, 2023 - 9:00PM

with Imhotep Gary Byrd

The Harlem Connection

Fri, Oct 6, 2023 - 10:00PM

THC to HARLEM DAY 2023's 5th Avenue Stage

Everything Old is New Again - Again!

Sat, Oct 7, 2023 - 6:00AM

Blossom Dearie, Jonathan Karrant, KT Sullivan & More



Writers union reaches tentative deal with Hollywood studios to end historic strike (09/25/2023)  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The union representing screenwriters reached a tentative agreement with Hollywood studios to end...  

Tens of thousands march to kick off climate summit, demanding end to warming-causing fossil fuels (09/17/2023)   Yelling that the future and their lives depend on ending fossil fuels, tens of thousands of protesters on Sunday...  

John Kiriakou: U.S. Justice Dept’s Next Victim (09/08/2023)  Many of us who write for and read Consortium News are worried about Julian Assange’s personal well-being,...  

Grand Jury Recommends Charges Against Lindsey Graham, Mike Flynn (09/08/2023)  A special grand jury that aided a Georgia election subversion probe that ultimately ended up indicting Donald...  

Climate activists interrupt USOpen (09/07/2023)  NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Open semifinal between Coco Gauff and Karolina Muchova was delayed by 50...  

Labor Day's Activist Roots (09/03/2023)  The activist roots of the holiday are especially visible this year as unions challenge how workers...  

Gabon (08/31/2023)   — Mutinous soldiers in Gabon proclaimed their republican guard chief as the country’s leader Wednesday after...  

Trump pleads not guilty to federal charges that he tried to overturn the 2020 election (08/03/2023)  WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump pleaded not guilty Thursday to trying to overturn the results of his 2020 election...  

NYC Council Hears Testimony into WGA & SAG-AFTRA Strike (08/02/2023)  The NYC Council’s Committee on Civil Service and Labor calls on the AMPTP -The Alliance of Motion Pictures and Television...  


WBAI Local Station Board
Open to the public, Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Sunday, January 1, 2023

WBAI Outreach and Fundraising Task Force
Open to the public, Monday, October 16, 2023, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Thursday, September 21, 2023

WBAI Finance Committee
Open to the public, Wednesday, October 18, 2023, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Note to Listeners

Note to Listeners (09/30/2023)  WBAI Listeners have come through and we made quorum. Thank you for caring and participating in the Local Station Board...