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Midnight Ravers

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 12:00AM

Slave: Days Of Blood, Days Of Tears

Back of the Book

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 5:00AM

Stay Up Late or Get Up Early and Give Us a Listen

Arts Express

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 6:00AM

Andrea Riseborough On Amsterdam

Ralph Nader Radio Hour

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 7:00AM

Medicare Advantage is a Scam!

Any Saturday

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 8:00AM

with David Rothenberg

From The Streets

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 11:00AM

with Bob Law

Talk Out of School

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 1:00PM

Shino Tanikawa, parent activist & Bd of Regents member

Latin Roots

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 2:00PM

with Felipe Luciano

Rick Smith Show

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 5:00PM

WBAI Playhouse

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 - 8:00PM



WBAI Membership, Outreach and Fundraising Committee
Open to the public, Monday, October 3, 2022, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Monday, September 19, 2022

WBAI Local Station Board
Open to the public, Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Monday, January 31, 2022

WBAI Finance Committee
Open to the public, Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 7:00 PM ET at Teleconference
- Wednesday, September 28, 2022


#UNGS Guterres forewarns "A Winter of Global Discontent" (09/25/2022)  This past week world leaders from some 160 countries were in New York attending the 77th session of the United Nations...  

Council Passes Resolution Calling on Mayor and Chancellor to Reverse Reductions to School Budgets (09/06/2022)  Today the NYC Council voted on Resolution 283 A. It calls on Mayor Adams and Chancellor Banks to reverse reductions to school...  

NYC Public Health: Covid-19 + MPV (09/01/2022)  The NYC Council held an information session on MPV, formerly known as Monkey Pox, as well as on Covid 19 and other health...  

Mikhail Gorbachev has died at age 91 (08/30/2022)  Mikhail Gorbachev, the first president of the Soviet Union, has died, the Central Clinical Hospital said on Tuesday. He was...  

Quarantine No Longer Required for Students Exposed to COVID-19 (08/22/2022)  Covid Hotline Numbers which respond when you call are here: NYC...  

Albert Woodfox of the Angola Three Passes On (08/09/2022)  We mourn the recent death of Albert Woodfox, a member of the Angola Three, who passed away on August 4, 2022.“Who has...  

Larry Josephson 1939-2022 (07/27/2022)  Dear friends and family, Larry Josephson has passed away. He died Wednesday, July 27th, 2022, a little before, or after...  

HEDGES COMMENTARY: NATO----The Most Dangerous Military Alliance On The Planet (07/11/2022)  The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), and the arms industry that depends on it for billions in profits, has become the...  

House Select Committee into Jan. 6 Attack on Capitol (06/10/2022)  The House Hearing last night into the January 6th attack on the Capitol made it clear that it blames former President Donald...  

WBAI Intern's Corner

Intern's Corner WBAI seeks interns to fulfill various roles this Fall. (09/05/2022)  The ability to receive academic credit is required for all positions. News Interns:News interns...