Special Programming

Here is a list of special programs that air Monday nights at 9  and at other times outside of our normal schedule.

Monday, August 14, 2017, 9 PM

Much of President Trump’s populist support comes from people who are deeply worried about globalization and immigration. But Donald Trump’s pro-border wall, anti-NAFTA stance has strained US- Mexico relations. Can the two nations find common ground and work past the rhetoric?

Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, 9 PM

Wild Rose Moon Radio Hour 8/6

Jul 31, 2017

"More Noir!"

Okay. We heard you.

Join us this Sunday night at 10:00 for the Folk Noir of Iowa's Society of Broken Souls and the Dog Noir of Indiana's Jim Yocom. You do not want to miss it. 

Blood, Lead and Soil: A Year In East Chicago

Jul 26, 2017

One year ago, East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland told residents of the West Calumet Housing Complex they had to move out because of lead and arsenic contamination.

The announcement sparked a year of frantic action from residents, public officials, activists, and lawyers that’s still ongoing.

Monday, July 17 & 24, 2017, 9 PM

For decades, The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band has ranked highly on many All-Time Best Album lists. Celebrated as the first quasi-concept album in rock, fans and critics have long lauded the songcraft, the pioneering production sounds, and its colorful, now iconic, cover art. Some say it both reflected and drove the burgeoning youth culture through the "Summer of Love" in 1967.

Embedded Radio Special

Jul 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017, 9 PM

Capitol Steps

Monday, July 3, 2017; 9 PM

So you think you don’t have any plans for July 4th?  WRONG!  SAD!  Celebrate the holiday and pick up a few classified secrets by listening to the Capitol Steps as they poke fun at today’s news with their brand new, one-hour 4th of July romp.  This special promises to be huge, fantastic, tremendous…believe me, believe me.

NPR

Mondays, May 8-June 26, 2017 at 9 PM

Invisibilia returns for a third season on 88.1 WVPE. Starting Monday, May 8  at 9 PM, WVPE will air episodes from Season 2.

JFK Library Foundation; JFK Presidential Library/Bay City Times

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 9 PM

May 29, 2017, is the 100th birthday of the 35th  President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

Monday, April 24, 2017 at 9 PM

Church Music

May 1, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017 at 9 PM

Monday, April 10, 2017 at 9 PM

“We’ll Be Here All Night: Stories for Passover” is a one-hour Passover-themed special from Tablet Magazine’s National Magazine Award-winning podcast, Vox Tablet, and PRX.

Peace Talks Radio

Monday, April 3, 2017, 9 PM

Three key speeches of American civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Laureate Dr. Martin Luther King Junior are excerpted and commented on by two leading King scholars.

http://www.goodradioshows.org/peaceTalksL129.htm

Photofest

Monday, March 27, 2017, 9 PM

A music intensive salute to the music of Chuck Berry, who passed away at the age of 90 at his home in Missouri, Saturday, March 18, 2017. Music historian Paul Ingles focuses on the music presenting a lively hour of Berry's best loved tunes played by himself and by artists throughout rock 'n' roll's history who have treasured and emulated his music.

Notes on Spring

Mar 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017, 9 PM

Charlie Warren hosts an hour of music and information about the promising resurgence of spring, including rare facts about the featured music and the reasons for springtime warming and rain.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/45202-notes-on-spring-a-seasonal-music-special#description

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