RADIO SCHEDULE

Each week, The Commonwealth Club's radio programs bring important and interesting speakers to audiences across the country. Our program is the oldest continuous radio program in the United States. You can hear the Club on more than 230 public and commercial stations throughout the country. Please bookmark this page and check back often; broadcast topics and dates may change.

Radio Stations: We would love to add you to our national network of stations. If you would like to air The Commonwealth Club radio program, please contact us.

The Club has three different radio program feeds:

  • KQED (88.5 FM in San Francisco) Fridays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays at 2 a.m.

  • KALW (91.7 FM in San Francisco) Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

  • KRCB (91 FM in Rohnert Park) Sundays at 9 p.m.

 

Radio Schedule for KQED 88.5 FM in San Francisco and the National Feed:

The content listed below airs on KQED Radio 88.5 FM in San Francisco as well as on more than 230 radio stations nationwide and via podcast and CD.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KQED 88.5 FM air on Friday evenings at 8 p.m.

KQED Broadcast Date

Available for National Broadcast

Program

Recording Date

Friday, November 2 Friday, November 9 Climate Press Pool: Robert Gibbs and Jeff Nesbit September 14, 2018
Friday, November 9 Friday, November 16 Reihan Salam: The Case Against Open Borders October 10, 2018
Friday, November 16 Friday, November 23 Doris Kearns Goodwin: Leadership in Turbulent Times October 10, 2018
Friday, November 23 Friday, November 30 Sesame Street: Changing Children’s Lives Around the World October 30, 2018
Friday, November 30 Friday, December 7 Ambassador Wendy Sherman: Iran and Lessons on Diplomacy October 16, 2018
Friday, December 7 Friday, December 14 Jeffrey Rosen: The Future of the Supreme Court and the Constitution November 7, 2018
Friday, December 14 Friday, December 21 The Rev. Jesse Jackson: A Conversation About the Promise of America November 29, 2018
Friday, December 21 Friday, December 28 Women in the Workplace in 2018 November 14, 2018
Friday, December 28 Friday, January 4 Max Boot: The Corrosion of Conservatism + Republican Strategist Rick Wilson: Dark Politics in the Age of Trump October 25 & 23, 2018
Friday, January 4 Friday, January 11 Jose Antonio Vargas: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen November 11, 2018
Friday, January 11 Friday, January 18 For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics December 12, 2018
Friday, January 18 Friday, January 25 Gen. Stanley McChrystal: The Value of Leaders November 16, 2018
Friday, January 25 Friday, February 1 Shane Bauer: The Business of Prison October 8, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KRCB 91-FM in Rohnert Park:

Content listed below airs on KRCB Radio 91 FM in Rohnert Park. KRCB airs Climate One programs only. Climate One is a division of The Commonwealth Club that focuses on climate change issues.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KRCB 91 FM air Sunday evenings at 9 p.m.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Sunday, November 4 Arlie Hochschild and Eliza Griswold: Tales of Prosperity and Paradox October 3, 2018
Sunday, November 11 Saudi America October 17, 2018
Sunday, November 18 Are Human Lives Improving or Headed for Chaos and Suffering? September 5, 2018
Sunday, November 25 Rerun: Films on Corn, Coal, Lights and Flights Various
Sunday, December 2 A Four-Zero Climate Solution November 13, 2018
Sunday, December 9 Fire and Water: A Year of Climate Conversations Various
Sunday, December 16 Mind Over Chatter November 19, 2018
Sunday, December 23 The Big Climate Stories of 2018 Various
Sunday, December 30 Going Carbon Negative December 6, 2018
Sunday, January 6 Paris at Three Various
Sunday, January 13 The Hidden Health Hazards of Climate Change [Rerun] May 11, 2018
Sunday, January 20 We're Doomed Now What? [Rerun] July 10, 2018
Sunday, January 27 Cool Clean Tech [Rerun] May 14, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KALW 91.7 FM in San Francisco:

Content listed below airs on KALW Radio 91.7 FM in San Francisco. The Commonwealth Club's Inforum division broadcasts its events on KALW.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KALW 91.7 FM air Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m.; however, they do not air every single week. Refer to the dates listed below.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Tuesday, October 2 DeRay Mckesson on the Other Side of Freedom  September 18, 2018
LIVE; Thursday, October 11 Left, Right, & Center Live: Decisions, Decisions, Presented by INFORUM October 11, 2018
Tuesday, October 16 Rebecca Traister and Alicia Garza: Good and Mad Women October 9, 2018
Tuesday, October 30 Shane Bauer: The Business of Prison October 8, 2018
Tuesday, November 20 Sesame Street: Changing Children’s Lives Around the World October 30, 2018
Tuesday, December 4 Airbnb’s Chip Conley and Brian Chesky: Modern Elders and Millennials at Work October 2, 2018
Tuesday, December 18 Women in the Workplace in 2018 November 14, 2018
Tuesday, December 25 Jose Antonio Vargas: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen November 27, 2018
Tuesday, January 1 For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics  November 11, 2018
Tuesday, January 8 Shane Bauer: The Business of Prison October 8, 2018
Tuesday, January 22 High Performance: The State of the Art Sector in the Fast-Changing Bay Area  December 5, 2018