Activist Radio



Activist Radio is a weekly program broadcast on WVKR, 91.3 in Poughkeepsie, NY. We play music and interview those interested in peace and justice issues.


  • Activist Radio Nov. 24

    25/11/2022 Duração: 58min

    Perhaps we can celebrate our good intentions, without being ignorant of our history of colonization and oppression. Hidden from us, our history of conquests will always be there to lead us in the wrong direction, toward racism and wars of aggression.

  • Activist Radio Nov. 17

    18/11/2022 Duração: 58min

    Greece and Portugal have histories that many in the US do not know about, especially during the period following WW II. The CIA and NATO also have histories, and the effect of their interventions have always been favorable to right wing, military dictatorships.

  • Activist Radio Nov. 10

    11/11/2022 Duração: 58min

    You can say that these things happened in a very few places. But you would be wrong. The Zine Education Project has collected at least 75 massacres in US history, all involving Black or Native American victims.

  • Activist Radio Nov. 3

    04/11/2022 Duração: 58min

    Just two years later, Congress passed the Major Crimes Act of 1885, virtually abolishing self government and sovereignty for all tribes in the United States.

  • Activist Radio Oct. 27

    28/10/2022 Duração: 58min

    We will all do what we can to frustrate the empire and its endless wars. We will point out the greed that drives our vast military machine. We will expose the corrupt politicians and the media for their eternal warmongering.

  • Activist Radio Oct. 20

    21/10/2022 Duração: 58min

    The FBI, with its long history of spying on American citizens, created files on hundreds of thousands, carefully noting what meetings they went to, what petitions they signed, and what groups they gave money to.

  • Activist Radio Oct. 13

    14/10/2022 Duração: 58min

    One might say that boycotts have been an important part of US history since the Boston Tea Party. Imports of southern rum and molasses were boycotted by the abolitionists prior to our Civil War.

  • Activist Radio Oct. 6

    07/10/2022 Duração: 58min

    For the whole story, we go to a marvelously revealing source of US wrongdoing, The National Security Archive, a part of George Washington University. Here one can find the documents that expose the role that the FBI and the CIA played in this terrorist bombing.

  • Activist Radio Sep. 29

    30/09/2022 Duração: 58min

    We marched for peace during the 1960s and 70s. Will be have time to organize massive demonstrations this time? Or mount a new political party to replace the two traditional ones, steeped in cash from the military industrial complex?

  • Activist Radio Sep. 22

    23/09/2022 Duração: 58min

    We mix the old and the new, and talk about the history of Activist Radio.