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  • With a name inspired by the First Amendment1A explores important issues such as policy, politics, technology, and what connects us across the fissures that divide...

  • Dedicated to music from Africa and the African Diaspora, Afropop Worldwide is hosted by one of Africa’s best-loved broadcast personalities, 

  • All Songs Considered is NPR's guide to discovering new music below the radar. Every week, host Bob Boilen and producer Robin Hilton go through hundreds of new CDs to find music that's worth getting excited about, whether it's the latest Swedish...

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special -- sometimes...

  • Every week, Alt.Latino introduces listeners to new alternative Latin music, including diverse genres such as cumbia, Mexican garage rock, Panamanian rap, heavy metal mariachi and many more boundary-blurring sounds from around the world...

  • NPR's exciting show featuring puzzles, word games, and trivia played in front of a live audience. Ask Me Another is a co-production of NPR and WNYC.

  • Audacious with Chion Wolf will highlight the uncommon experiences of everyday people – asking the hardest, most uncomfortable questions. With curiosity and compassion, Connecticut Public producer and host Chion Wolf digs deeper,...

  • BBC Newshour is the award-winning flagship program of the BBC World Service, the world's largest news-gathering operation. Clear, rigorous, well-paced and live every day, Newshour brings BBC's unmatched reporting from all around the globe.

  • Global news, business, and sport from the BBC.

  • Stories about birds, the environment, and more. See more at birdnote.org. 

  • Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics, and irreverent original comedy. 

  • Connecticut Garden Journal is a weekly program hosted by horticulturalist Charlie Nardozzi. Each week, Charlie focuses on a topic relevant to both new and experienced gardeners,...

  • In the Faith Middleton Food Schmooze®, host Faith Middleton focuses all her award-winning talents on her culinary passions with tons of recipes, food tips, and corresponding video demonstrations.

  • Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.

  • Presenting five high-caliber performances each hour, along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians. Now in its 12th year on air,

  • Here & Now offers a distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture, business, technology, science, and politics.

  • 'It's been a minute' is another way of saying 'let's catch up.' Host Sam Sanders does just that every Friday with two guests in a conversation about the news, culture, and everything. Not just what happened each week, but how it felt. The world...

  • Jazz Night in America is a weekly syndicated jazz program that reflects our times. It showcases the artists who are on the scene today, at the height of their creative powers, and offers listeners a way to discover and connect with the...

  • Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture, is the only national, English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective. 

  • The exciting new chapter of this listener favorite features both well-known and up-and-coming talent that includes musicians, humor with sketch comedy and spoken word, and a hilarious Song of the Week.

  • Marketplace is produced and distributed by American Public Media (APM), in association with the University of Southern California. The Marketplace portfolio of programs includes Marketplace...

  • From street food in Thailand to a bakery in a Syrian refugee camp to how one scientist uses state of the art pollen analysis to track the origins of honey (and also to solve cold murder cases), Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Radio...

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Editionhosted locally...

  • NEXT is a weekly radio show and podcast about New England, one of America's oldest places, at a time of change. It's based at Connecticut Public Radio in Hartford.

    With New England as our laboratory, NEXT asks questions about how we...

  • On Being examines the big questions at the center of human life, from the boldest new science of the human brain to the most ancient traditions of the human spirit.

  • Hear provocative voices and passionate discussion around the stories that are at the center of what is important in the world today. Leaving no perspective unchallenged, On Point...

  • In an era of information overload, On the Media -- a weekly program from National Public Radio and WNYC, New York Public Radio -- helps you make sense of it all.

  • Does the Trump impeachment drama feel like drinking from a fire hose? If so, join host Colin McEnroe, public radio personality and columnist, for an energetic weekly round-up that brings you the latest developments and perspectives from guests...

  • Playing on Air is a unique public radio program featuring a novel form of story-telling: the short play, an ideal form for the rhythms of radio listeners on the go. Each episode features several short plays written and acted by world...

  • RadioLab is a show about curiosity -- where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

  • Reveal is public radio’s first one-hour radio show and podcast dedicated to investigative reporting. Credible, fact-based and without a partisan agenda, Reveal combines the power and artistry of “driveway moment” storytelling with data-rich...

  • Explore science-related topics on Science Friday -- from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes. Listen to in-depth discussion with scientists...

  • Snap Judgment is a themed, weekly NPR storytelling show. Focused on presenting compelling personal stories - mixing tall tales with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic...

  • Take two nationally respected rock critics, the latest music news, personal commentary, and exclusive interviews and performances -- and you get Sound Opinions.

  • Studio 360 is public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts.

  • The TED Radio Hour brings innovators and thinkers from around the world together to explore technology, entertainment and design and present ideas worth...

  • “The sublime and the ridiculous are often so nearly related, that it is difficult to class them separately.” — Thomas Paine

    The Colin McEnroe Show endeavors to prove Paine correct,...

  • One pressing question from the news. Four expert witnesses. Challenging answers.

  • True Stories Told Live. The Moth Radio Hour features our most beloved tales and the stories behind the stories.

  • The New Yorker’s editor, David Remnick, presents a weekly mix of in-depth interviews, profiles, and short bursts of humor.

  • Take a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a Double-A baseball team on a year-long do-over. Jonathan McNicol tells the story of the Hartford Yard Goats' second...

  • Every weekday, Tracy K. Smith delivers a different way to see the world - through poetry. Tracy K. Smith is one of the most celebrated poets of our time. She served as the 22nd United States Poet Laureate from 2017 to 2019, and is the author of...

  • Connecticut's best journalists come out of the political trenches every Wednesday to join us on Connecticut Public Radio's weekly news roundtable, The Wheelhouse, hosted by Lucy Nalpathanchil. 

    The producer is Matt Dwyer. The...

  • The World is a news magazine with an emphasis on international news and global journalism. The World's unique editorial perspective brings energy and passion to each day's broadcast. The goal: to take us beyond borders and...

  • The radio show and TV show follow the same format: there's a theme to each episode of This American Life, and a variety of stories on that theme. It's mostly true stories of...

  • Life is changing dramatically for many people due to the Coronavirus. In this special series, Connecticut Public’s Chion Wolf finds out how the Coronavirus is affecting us individually and collectively; how we struggle with and adapt to living...

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio, you can test your knowledge against some of the best and...

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special, sometimes quirky...

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

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