THIS WEEK: Vendana Shiva - Radical Compassion. There was much fanfare as the leaders of the U.S. and China, the world’s largest carbon polluters signed what was trumpeted as an “historic” deal cutting greenhouse gas emissions. But the Center for Science & Environment in India denounced the agreement as “self-serving” and “business as usual.” Vandana Shiva is the author of many books, including Earth Democracy, Soil Not Oil and Making Peace with the Earth.
THIS WEEK: Prayer: The Natural Motion Of The Soul with Celeste Yacoboni. Prayer is our most universal and yet also individual way of communicating with the divine and connecting with the infinite dimensions of our being. We each have our own way of prayer and praise, of speaking to the sacred mystery. Some of us feel a very personal relationship with God and others feel God as a more universal energy not to be personified. Celeste Yacoboni is an ordained Minister of Walking Prayer and is a spiritual coach.
Griot is a west African word for storyteller, one who shares and preserves the culture of his people by telling the folktales and stories. Our Global Griot program brings you stories, tales, music, and myths of the world’s cultures every Sunday at 9 a.m. Twice monthly 'Conversations with Writers' live interviews introduce you to successful writers and well-known storytellers.
Democracy Now! is a daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated news hour that airs on more than 1,250 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks around the globe. Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez host. Heard at 5am, 7am and 5pm.
The Takeaway is a national news program that delivers news and analysis that helps you make sense of the world you live in. Host John Hockenberry, along with The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners to be part of the American conversation. Heard at 6am and again at 8am.
Start your Sunday with the beauty and intimacy of classical guitar. Classical Guitar Alive! is the only nationally-broadcast guitar radio program in the United States. Music and interviews with the world's leading guitarists, performers - Classical Guitar shares the beauty and passion of classical guitar with our listeners.
Host John McAlpine takes you though our country's rich heritage each week with a mix of history and music on Made in the U.S.A. Learn about legendary American figures like John Henry and Casey Jones as John digs deep for original recordings celebrating these rugged and heroic individuals.
Let the Floating World carry you across a sea of sounds from around the world Sundays at 3pm. Rotating hosts guide you through a mix of music from cultures, places, and eras beyond your own experience. The Floating World is your ticket to adventure--and maybe a little paradise.