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Tell Me More

About Tell Me More

Airs weekdays at 9PM on 93.9 FM and 2PM on AM 820

Tell Me More focuses on the way we live, intersect and collide in a culturally diverse world. Capturing the headlines, issues and pleasures relevant to multicultural life in America, the daily one-hour series is hosted by award-winning journalist Michel Martin.

Produced by NPR


About The Tavis Smiley Show

Airs Saturdays and Sundays at 4PM on AM 820

Each week, Tavis Smiley welcomes a variety of guests to an exchange of views, information, and insight. The Tavis Smiley Show offers a unique blend of news and newsmakers in expanded conversations on topics ranging from presidential power to reparations for slavery, from campaign finance reform to miscegenation in music videos — all with a special focus on black America.

Produced by PRI  or


About Frontline World

Airs weekdays at 3PM on AM 820

A mix of news, features, interviews and music from around the world presents an engaging portrait of the global community. Produced by BBC World Service, Public Radio International and WGBH Radio Boston.

Produced by WBGH Boston


About The Treatment

Airs Sundays at 10:30PM on AM820

On the Treatment, film critic Elvis Mitchell turns the tables and gives the “treatment” to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment.

Produced by KCRW


About Afropop Worldwide

“Afropop Worldwide” is America’s first and longest-lived weekly program on the music of Africa and the African Diaspora. African music at its best, presented with rigor and style by the experts at the Afropop Worldwide radio show.

Produced by PRI

PRI's The World

About The World

Airs weekdays at 3PM on AM 820

The World is a one-hour, weekday radio news magazine offering a mix of news, features, interviews, and music from around the globe.

Produced by PRI

All Things Considered

About All Things Considered

All Things Considered  Airs weekdays at 4PM and 7PM on 93.9 FM and AM 820; Airs Saturdays and Sundays at 5PM on 93.9 FM and AM 820

Reporters scour the globe for the most direct and compelling information, from the spread of AIDS in India to the inexplicable fluctuations of the Brazilian economy.

Produced by NPR

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About America Abroad

 America Abroad Airs the second Friday of the month at 11PM on AM 820

Serious radio for the intellectually curious, America Abroad explores today’s critical issues with balance and depth. America Abroad is the only public radio program that devotes an hour to a single issue-providing historical context and international perspective.

Produced by PRI

About Radio Rookies

Airs weekdays during Morning Edition, throughout the year. Radio Rookies is a New York Public Radio initiative that provides teenagers with the tools and training to create radio stories about themselves, their communities and their world.
Kim Masters, host of KCRW's <em>The Business</em>

About The Business

The Business Airs Sundays at 10PM on AM820

The Business is public radio’s show about the business of show business. This entertaining half-hour about the people who make entertainment is hosted by Kim Masters, who most recently covered the business for National Public Radio.

Produced by NPR  KCRW

Terri Gross

About Fresh Air

Fresh Air Airs Monday through Thursday at 3PM on 93.9 FM and 8:00PM on AM 820

Fresh Air is one of the most popular programs on public radio, breaking the “talk show” mold, and Gross is known for her fearless and insightful interviews with prominent figures in American arts, politics, and popular culture.

Produced by NPR

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About Latino USA

Latino USA Airs Sundays at 6:00AM on AM 820

Weekly roundups of news and public affairs, features on cultural and musical trends, and compelling personal portraits present a unique weekly perspective on U.S. Latinos.

Produced by NPR  KUT-FM

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About Morning Edition

Morning Edition Airs weekdays at 5AM on 93.9 FM

Morning Edition is your perfect morning companion: gentle, but straightforward, explaining the vagaries of international diplomacy, reporting weather and even recommending the best film in town.

Produced by NPR

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About The NewsHour

The NewsHour Airs weeknights at 11PM on AM 820

The NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live studio interviews, discussions and documentary reports.

Produced by PBS


About Smiley & West

Airs Sundays at 7pm on AM 820 Smiley & West from Public Radio International (PRI) is an energetic radio program that is a fusion of thought provoking, intelligent and stimulating dialogue on every subject from news & politics to entertainment & culture. The one-hour weekly show attracts a broad spectrum of compelling guests and asks questions that solicits newsworthy discussions.

Produced by PRI

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