Alternative Radio

Mondays at 1pm

Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations in the US, Canada, Europe and beyond.  AR provides information, analyses and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media.

Upcoming on KALW:

May 12 – “Outsourcing the War on Terror” with Pratap Chatterjee

May 19 – “The Other Side of Sports” with Dave Zirin

May 26 – “The National Security Beast” with Jeremy Scahill

June 2  – “The Wall Street White House Axis” with Nomi Prins

Visit the AR website here.

On this week's Alternative Radio, David Barsamian celebrates the 30 year relationship between AR and Noam Chomsky, acclaimed linguist and foremost critic of American foreign policy. 

On the program, Chomsky offers his critique of the current U.S. intervention in the Middle East in a talk entitled "ISIS, the Kurds & Turkey."  Monday at 1pm.