News & Public Affairs


Capitol Update - Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6:30-7 pm during session

Democracy Now - Weekdays 2-3pm

Hosts Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez bring you national and international news – website

The Jumping Mullet Report - Wednesday and Fridays 6-6:30pm

The genus M. curema is the mullet most often found on either coast of the United States. Although the main predator of the mullet is man, another that is known to migrate just to feed on this fish is the barracuda. We will try to protect our community from the barracudas of this society by giving news and information that our community needs. Listen and be a citizen reporter. Join of our school of mullet and start jumping.


Counterspin:  Fridays 6:30pm-7pm - pre-empted with Capitol Update when in session

CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, and exposes what the mainstream media might have missed in their own coverage. Combining lively discussion and a thoughtful media critique, CounterSpin is unlike any other show on the dial.

A Way With Words: Thursday 3-4am

Florida-Caribe:  Alt Tuesdays 9-10am

Hosted by Johannes Werner and Pablo Brescia (2nd and 4th Wednesdays), this show reports on an eclectic range of Caribbean issues, from trade policy to coup attempts, from oil to maquiladoras, and from reggaeton to film festivals.

Gary Null: Monday 3-4am

Guns and Butter: Most Thursdays 6-7pm  - Letters to Washington when a Guns and Butter Episode is not available

“Guns & Butter” investigates the relationships among capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining a radical perspective in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, “Guns & Butter: The Economics of Politics” reports on who wins and who loses when the economic resources of civil society are diverted toward global corporatization, war, and the furtherance of a national security state. Produced and hosted by Bonnie Faulkner, KPFA.

Have you Heard: Wednesday 6:25pm, Friday 8:55am

Law and Disorder:  Sunday 10am-11am

Law and Disorder gives listeners access to rare legal perspectives on issues concerning civil liberties, privacy, right to dissent and the horrendous practices of torture exercised by the US government. This program examines the political forces and legislation that are moving the United States into a police state.
Four of the top progressive attorneys and activists host the program and bring an amazing, diverse line up of guests from grassroots activists to politically mindful authors. Most importantly, Law and Disorder brings access to attorneys who give insights to some of the most controversial cases. – website

Maternally Yours:  Tuesdays 6-7pm
Sarasota’s Conversation about Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Motherhood. Hosts include Laura Gilkey, Dana King and Ryan Stanley.

No Nonsense Nutrition: Mondays 9-10am

Hosted by Eve Prang Plews, L.N.C. (Licensed Nutrition Counselor) A niche hour of practical, scientific information on health, food choices, nutrients, herbs and more.

Peace and Justice Report:  Alt Tuesdays 9-10am

(1st, 2nd and 5th weeks) Discussions of social issues of concern in the local and global community.

Red Couch: Saturdays 9-9:30am

The Red Couch is an Internet talk show created by Rachel Schaeffer featuring women and men who share their secrets for living a happy and successful life. Its mission is to inspire people to feel connected and to celebrate their power.

Stratosphere: Alt Wednesday 9-10am

The Surreal News:  Fridays 9-10am

With Steve and friends The Surreal News is a local, national and world political show featuring influential guests. – website

Thom Hartmann Show:  Fridays 3-4pm LIVE:  Weekdays 4am-7am

The #1 progressive talk show in the nation.

Truthdig Radio: Wednesday 3-4am

Union Edge: Tuesday 3-4 am

Theatre Talk: Alt Wednesday 9-9:30am with Dr. Paul Firestone