Radio Special Program

Intelligence Squared US "Should Drugs Be Legalized"

Sun, 11/25/2012 - 9:00pm

It was 1971 when President Richard Nixon declared a "war on drugs." $2.5 trillion dollars later, drug use is half of what it was 30 years ago, and thousands of offenders are successfully diverted to treatment instead of jail.

Best of the Best: The 2012 Third Coast Festival Broadcast

Fri, 11/23/2012 - 12:00pm

Every fall, WXXI brings the best new documentaries produced worldwide to the airwaves in a special two-hour program,

Angela Gheorghiu: 20 Legendary Years

Sat, 11/17/2012 - 3:00pm

This special celebrates the 20th anniversary of Angela Gheorghiu’s international career with intimate and candid conversations, looking back to her student days in Romania. 

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson: Tucson, Arizona

Sun, 11/11/2012 - 9:00pm

You can't live in Tucson without constantly thinking about borders.

Dame Joan Sutherland, La Stupenda – A Celebration

Sat, 11/10/2012 - 3:10pm

Celebrate the life of the legendary Dame Joan Sutherland through the reflections of two of the world’s more distinguished singers,

24th Congressional District Debate

Thu, 10/25/2012 - 7:00pm

Candidate for the 24th Congressional District participate in a debate at WCNY studios.

Intelligence Squared US "Are the Rich Taxed Enough"

Sun, 11/04/2012 - 9:00pm

It is all bad news when it comes to the economy; the question is, how do we fix it?  

World Orchestra for Peace presents the Solti Centennial Concert

Thu, 10/25/2012 - 8:00pm

Celebrate the 100th birthday of the late Hungarian-British conductor Sir Georg Solti, founder of the World Orchestra for Peace, with the "Solti Centennial Concert."

This American Life: Getting Away With It

Thu, 10/25/2012 - 9:00pm

Why risk breaking the rules? Because you might get away with it.

Tell Me More: Twitter & stream Education Forum

WXXI presents a live Twitter and stream of the Education Forum from the NPR news and talk program Tell Me More. The Live Twitter event and show will stream at on 10/10 at 11am-12noon. The recorded program re-airs on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8 p.m. Join the conversation ahead of time now on Twitter with #npredchat to share your views.