Radio Special Program

NPR's Three-Part Interview with President Obama

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 6:00am

President Obama talks about his relationship with Congress, his recent executive actions on immigration and Cuba, race in the U.S., and foreign policy.

The Electric Circus Tribute to Liz Michael on WRUR-FM 88.5

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 8:00pm

WRUR-FM 88.5  pays tribute to Liz Michael, host of The Electric Circus.

Intelligence Squared US: Is Smart Technology Making Us Dumb?

Sun, 05/31/2015 - 9:00pm

Smart technology grants us unprecedented, immediate access to knowledge and to each other—a ubiquitous and seamless presence in everyday life. But is there a downside to all of this connectivity?

Bravo! Vail Summer Music Festival 2014

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:00pm

Hailed as one of the top ten classical music festivals in the U.S., Bravo! Vail is a destination for nearly 600 musicians and three world-class orchestras

America Abroad: Burma at the Crossroads

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 9:00pm

This fall, Burma is scheduled to hold a historic presidential election.

Chopin: In Our Day and His

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 8:00pm

In this two-hour documentary with pianist, pedagogue, and Chopin specialist, Elizabeth Sombart, listeners are introduced to the radically new musical language that Chopin created

Intelligence Squared US: Should We Abolish the Death Penalty?

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 9:00pm

A recent Gallup poll found that Americans are still largely supportive of the death penalty, with 6 in 10 in favor as punishment for murder.

Reveal: Law and Disorder

Sun, 05/03/2015 - 9:00pm

Reveal and Center for Public Integrity investigate why more minorities and kids with special needs are ending up with felony charges for acting out in school

Intelligence Squared U.S.: Has the President Exceeded His Authority By Waging War Without Congress?

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 9:00pm

The President has launched a sustained, long-term military campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). But did he have constitutional power to do so?

WXXI Poetry Moments 2015

Airs 3:31 p.m. on AM 1370 and at 9:20 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Classical 91.5

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