Laura Flanders Joins Esther Armah For New Segement on Wakeup Call
- NYC 02/18/2013 by Staff (WBAI)

According to Esther Armah, host of Wakeup Call here on WBAI, the show added a new and exciting segment starting January 10, 2013.

Every Thursday morning at 7:05 AM, Laura Flanders will offer a radio column called The "F" Word. Ms. Flanders, the New-York-Times-bestselling author of Blue Grit, contributor to The Nation and creator and host of

Each week, Ms. Flanders will bring her intellect, wit, depth and analysis to an important and topical issue.  Don't miss this exciting new voice and segment on WBAI-FM!.

January's topics on "The F Word" included:

  • Jan 10th - On America's battle with gun violence; .
  • Jan 17th - On anniversaries, inaugurations, emancipation and notions of equality and inequality.
  • Jan 24th - On bodies, booty, budgets - it’s all about personhood not choice.
  • Jan 31st - On movements not sheroes

To listen to these previously-aired programs, visit our Archives page or listen on-the-air or live online right here on

Click the player below to listen to (or download) one of Ms. Flander's previously-aired segments.

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Laura Flanders