Please support our programs

radio stories and voices to take action

The Threat of Peace: Questioning War Against Iraq (encore edition)

President Bush has often repeated that the Iraqi regime poses a “grave and growing danger” to the United States. But many people question that assessment. There’s little doubt that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein is a repressive leader who’s used chemical weapons in the past. But is the United States justified in going to war against Iraq?

Listen

Fresh Minds for Sale

On this edition of Making Contact, we take a look at private interests and the mental environments of youth.

Listen

Queer as Youth

On this edition of Making Contact, we take a look at the hostile climate for LGBT youth, youth activism in schools, and a new radio show in Chicago for queer latino youth.

Listen

Breaking the Sound Barrier: Amy Goodman on Media and Democracy

On this edition of “Making Contact,” you’ll hear Amy Goodman as she talks about the amount of control major media outlets exert over public opinion and what grassroots activists and independent media are doing about it.

Listen