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Leonard Lopate, the Peabody and James Beard Award-winning broadcaster, is back on WBAI 99.5fm where he began his broadcasting career, weekdays 1-2pm at 99.5fm or streaming at WBAI.org.

“Leonard Lopate at Large” features the same lively, in-depth daily conversations with the nation’s preeminent thinkers, scientists, artists, journalists, economists, farmers, musicians, historians, authors and politicians that have marked Lopate's revered career in radio for more than four decades.

Latest Episodes


Wed, Feb 1, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Philip Bump on The Aftermath

Guests: Philip Bump

Wed, Feb 1, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Philip Bump on The Aftermath

Guests: Philip Bump

Tue, Jan 31, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Dan Levitt on What's Gotten Into You

Guests: Dan Levitt

Tue, Jan 31, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Dan Levitt on What's Gotten Into You

Guests: Dan Levitt

Mon, Jan 30, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Eric Alterman on We Are Not One

Guests: Eric Alterman

Mon, Jan 30, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Eric Alterman on We Are Not One

Guests: Eric Alterman

Fri, Jan 27, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Industrial Hygienist Monona Rossol On Health Updates

Guests: Industrial Hygienist Monona Rossol

Fri, Jan 27, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Industrial Hygienist Monona Rossol On Health Updates

Guests: Industrial Hygienist Monona Rossol

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Mary Beth Albright on EAT & FLOURISH

Guests: Mary Beth Albright

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Mary Beth Albright on EAT & FLOURISH

Guests: Mary Beth Albright

Tue, Jan 24, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Sandra Schulberg on FILMMAKERS FOR THE PROSECUTION

Guests: Sandra Schulberg

Tue, Jan 24, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Sandra Schulberg on FILMMAKERS FOR THE PROSECUTION

Guests: Sandra Schulberg

Fri, Jan 20, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Danielle Clode on Koala

Guests: Danielle Clode

Fri, Jan 20, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Danielle Clode on Koala

Guests: Danielle Clode

Mon, Jan 16, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Investigative Journalist Bob Hennelly of Stuck Nation

Guests: Investigative Journalist Bob Hennelly of Stuck Nation

Mon, Jan 16, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Investigative Journalist Bob Hennelly of Stuck Nation

Guests: Investigative Journalist Bob Hennelly of Stuck Nation

Tue, Jan 10, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Adam Hochschild on American Midnight

Guests: Adam Hochschild

Tue, Jan 10, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Adam Hochschild on American Midnight

Guests: Adam Hochschild

Mon, Jan 9, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Alice L. Baumgartner on South to Freedom

Guests: Alice L. Baumgartner

Mon, Jan 9, 2023

1:00 PM

Hosts: Leonard Lopate

Topics: Alice L. Baumgartner on South to Freedom

Guests: Alice L. Baumgartner