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51%: The Women’s Perspective
WAMC/Northeast Public Radio
P.O. Box 66600
Albany, NY 12206
Host: Susan Barnett
Description: In America, women make up more than half the population. Worldwide, women are expected to outnumber men within the next fifty years. And every issue we face is one that affects us all. Whether it’s the environment, health, our children, politics or the arts, there’s a women’s perspective, and 51% is a show dedicated to that viewpoint.
All About Women
WENG-AM 1540 kHZ
11355 S River Road
Englewood, FL 34223
Hosts: Jenny Gallagher, Elizabeth Spicer, Diana Donlon, Cecy Cowger Glenn, Meg Varga, and Harmony Rio
Description: From A to Z and everything in between, it's "All About Women."- The name says it all. It doesn't matter if you're woman looking for information about personal finance or a medical issue, or a man looking for the perfect gift or an entertaining evening out with that special someone. "All About Women" truly is All About Women.
Banat Wa Bas
Contact: Founder, Amani Al-Tunisy
Description: "Banat wa Bas" is the only radio station in the Arab world that focusses on adolescent girls' and women's issues. It broadcasts online daily. All shows are run by women, except one that explores the perception of women in Egyptian and Arab society.
CFUV Women's Radio Collective
Attn: Women's Radio Collective
PO Box 3035
University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P3
Telephone: 250-721-8702 (Station Manager Randy Gelling)
Description: Dedicated to promoting the representation of women and women's issues in radio.
Chat with Women
KKNW 1150 AM
King County, WA
Hosts: Pam Gray and Rochelle Alhadeff
Emails: info[no.spam*]chatwithwomen.com, pam[no.spam*]chatwithwomen.com, rochelle[no.spam*]chatwithwomen.com
Website: http://1150kknw.com/chatwithwomen and http://www.chatwithwomen.com/
Description: If you can't call mom - call Chat with Women! Pam and Rochelle deliver real advice for real life women and keep their listeners laughing with exciting interviews lively call-in sessions and advice from two revolutionary baby boomers who are young to remember and old enough to know. The show airs Monday-Friday 8 am-9 am PST.
KPFK Women's Coalition
3729 Cahuenga Blvd. West
North Hollywood, CA 91604
Description: Dynamic discussion of news, views, politics and culture with feminist perspective.
Heartbeat 103.5 FM
#4 Herbert Street
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago
Contact: Ms. Kiran Maharaj, President & Founder
Website: 'live' stream at www.heartbeatradiott.com
Description: World's first 24/7 radio station for women, started on eve of International Women's Day in 2005.
118 S. Bedford St.
Madison, WI 53703
Host: Diane Farsetta
Description: News and information by and about women in a magazine format. Includes shorter news stories and in-depth features produced by the Her Turn Women’s Collective. Airs each Sunday, 11:00-11:30 am.
In Our Voices
2390 Champlain St. NW
Washington DC 20009
Host: Nkenge Toure
Telephone: 202-588-0999 Ext. 0
Description: "In Our Voices " is a public affairs program focusing on issues from a woman's perspective. Built on the concept that everything is a woman's issue. This show is a platform for the voices of women. It airs at 11:00 am.
Joy of Resistance
Pacifica Radio 99.5 FM in New York City
120 Wall Street, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Hosts: Fran Luck and Maretta Short
Website: http://wbai.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=376&Itemid=142h, http://www.pacifica.org/program-guide/op,program-page/station_id,4/program_id,56/day,Thursday/
Description: Joy of Resistance is an multi-cultural feminist radio show. It covers the ongoing worldwide struggle for the full liberation of women. The show airs Wednesdays from 9 to 10 PM.
Uganda Media Women's Association
Plot 226 Kisaasi
P.O.Box 7263, Kampala
Tel 1: +256-414-595-125
Tel 2: +256-772-469-363
Broadcast: 101.7 FM
Description: 101.7 MAMA FM: is a community radio station set up by Uganda Media Women's Association, UMWA, to address the plight of the under privileged and minority. Mama FM Radio station seeks to contribute towards empowering individuals and marginalized communities' especially women by promoting their concerns and increasing their participation in the local and national development programs.
820 N. LaSalle Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60610
Hosts: Anita Lustrea and Melinda Schmidt
Telephone: 877-548-3675 (LIVE-675)
Description: Midday Connection is a live 54-minute radio program designed to encourage women, with a focus on growing the whole person: mind, body and soul. The show airs Monday-Friday 12-1 pm CST.
National Radio Project: The Women's Desk
1904 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612
1714 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Telephone: 510-251-1332 or toll free at 800-529-5736
Description: The Women’s Desk produces programming that explores the issues and perspectives of women with a particular focus on the intersections of gender, race, class and sexuality.
Telephone: +970 2 295 1983
Fax: +970 2 298 8176
Description: NISAA FM is a commercial, nonpolitical radio station in Ramallah (Palestine) whose mission is to entertain, inform, inspire and empower Palestinian women. NISAA FM is a pioneering station who views the woman as a contributor in the development of society and the intention is to enhance the general image of the women in Palestine. NISAA is a station for women but not only about women.
Broadcast: 96FM, Iraq and Eutelsat 13° East 12 476 Mhz across North Africa & Europe
Description: Radio Al-Mahabba is the first independent women's radio station in Iraq. Located in Baghdad and launched with the support of NGO UNIFEM in 2005, the station features stories on women's human rights by local volunteers and women journalists and is an effective tool not only to reach out to women all over the country to raise awareness, but also to encourage greater female participation in the electoral processes underway.
Radio Guintan - la Voix des Femmes
Host: Nyuma Nimaga
Broadcast: 94.7 FM
Site Web: http://guintanbamako.radio.org.ml/
Description: “Les émissions, qui seront présentées à 80% en langue locale, mettront en lumière le développement de l’alphabétisation, le soin des enfants, les méthodes agricoles, l’emploi et le rôle des femmes dans le processus de développement. Avec un accent mis sur la santé de la femme et de la jeune fille, ce qui permettra de faire passer des messages de prévention - à propos du SIDA notamment. Une programmation à caractère social donc, et largement tournée vers l’action citoyenne.”
Radio Internacional Feminista, FIRE: Feminist International
P.O. Box 239
Description: FIRE es una estación de Radio por Internet de difusión en vivo que produce informes multimedia mensualmente pudiendo ser oídos en www.fire.or.cr. FIRE ecribe en los cuestiones mas importantes por las mujeres en Hispanoamerica. Es bilingüe en español en Inglés.
Description: FIRE is an Internet Radio Station in the makings, that broadcasts live, and produced multimedia monthly reports that can be heard at www.fire.or.cr. FIRE writes about the issues that are most important to women in Hispanic countries. It is bilingual in Spanish and English.
Radio Mona Lisa
SALTO Omroep Amsterdam
Piet Heinkade 179
Contact: Patricia Werner Leanse, Host
Description: Radio program fully dedicated to women composers and performers.
Rede de Mulheres no Radio
Rua Álvaro Alvim, 21/16º
Rio de Janeiro – RJ
Description: radio producing company for and by women that releases its material through public and private community radio stations. Created by the CEMINA, Rede de Mulheres no Radio participates in the program that provides media training to women, empowering them and increasing the possibility participation of women in the production of communication material in a non-elitist way and resisting those values in society that oppress women. An online version of the broadcasting produced by Rede de Mulheres no Radio is named Cyberella.
Revive Our Hearts
P.O. Box 2000
Niles, MI 49120
Host: Nancy Leigh DeMoss
Description: Revive Our Hearts is helping women live lives of freedom, fullness, and fruitfulness in Christ through its 30 minute daily program now heard on over 700 radio stations and nearly one million listeners a week.
[The] Satellite Sisters
1112 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Hosts: Julie, Liz, Sheila, Monica and Lian Dolan
Description: Five real-life sisters have the same parents but very different lives. The Dolans created the show in 1996 as a means of using radio, books and the web to explore the range of topics. Friends seek each other's opinions on health, happiness, and how to fix a bad dye job. They've earned the loyalty of listeners and readers by treating all their topics with a mix of respect and humor.
551 Valley Road #158
Montclair, NJ 07043
Description: SmartWomen promotes the empowerment and education of women through digital dialogue, socializing, networking and activism. Our goal is to provide women-focused dialogue, events, inspiration, information based and musical webcasts.
WPFW 89.3 FM
Description: The oldest women's music show on radio on every Thursday 1-3 PM.
Pacifica Radio KPFK 90.7 FM
Los Angeles, CA
Host: Sonali Kolhatkar
Description: Uprising emphasizes connecting global issues with local ones. Simply informing listeners of the problems in the world and our communities is not enough - we hope to motivate our listeners to take an active role in their communities.
WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service
Frieda Werden, Producer
Vancouver BC V5T 4T8
Description: WINGS is an all-women independent radio production company that produces and distributes news and current affairs programs by and about women around the world. Frieda Werden, producer of WINGS, immigrated from Texas to Canada on November 13, 2002. She continues to produce and distribute WINGS. You are encouraged to submit stories or order tapes, CDs and subscriptions. A WINGS editing crew also remains in Austin, Texas, and will continue to produce and archive materials there.
Women's Ave Online Radio Show
Description: Women's Ave Radio's mission is to provide quality information from experts in many fields, to help small and home-based businesses grow and succeed.
KPFA 94.1 FM
1929 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Hosts: A group of diverse women of various ages and races.
Description: The Women's Magazine is an hour-long radio program that airs on KPFA radio that presents and discusses women's lives and issues globally and locally from a radical multiracial feminist/mujerist/womanist perspective. We bring women's issues, lives, culture, music, struggles and achievements to the forefront and bring a feminist critique of issues important to the progressive community. The show airs the first three Monday of every month from 1-2 pm.
Women’s Parliamentary Radio
Description: WPR is the Women's Hour of Westminster, reporting fairly and accurately on policy issues of concern to women and their families.
WomensRadio.com and WomensRadio Channel
Women's Online Media and Education Network World Headquarters
2533 N. Carson Street, Suite 3003
Carson City, NV 89706
Description: WomensRadio produces a rich Website and syndicates web-based programming for women. As WomensRadio progresses, it will be using not only the Web, but also terrestrial radio, digital radio, audio channels of digital TV, private channels in the transportation field, and soon wireless, to target and deliver this specialty market segment.
Women's Radio Fund
PO Box 242048
Memphis, TN 38124
Contact: Dorothy Abbott, Founder
Description: The mission of the Women's Radio Fund is to build a support network for women radio producers and broadcasters worldwide.
Women's Radio Group
3 Churchfield Road
London, W3 6BH
Description: Women's Radio group is an arts charity committed to providing training for women in all areas of radio production.
WMNF 88.5 FM Community Radio
1210 E. Martin Luther King Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33603-4417
Hosts: Mary Glenney and Arlene Engelhardt
Email: arlene[no.spam*]WMNF.org, maryg[no.spam*]WMNF.org
Telephone: 813-238-8001 ext. 606
Description: An eclectic feminist/womanist radio magazine. Music is mixed with arts and multicultural features including interviews, film and book reviews, announcements, news, speeches and documentaries by and about women.
WERU-FM Community Radio 89.9 FM
Blue Hill, ME
Hosts: Magdalen (Marge May), Linda Washburn
Description: On the air since 1986, Women's Windows celebrates and promotes women's work in music and other creative endeavors. It presents music of all genres by women and spoken word segments in which thye may interview an author or activist; read excerpts from work by women authors; or air a pre-recorded speech. The show runs on Sunday evenings 8-10 PM Eastern Time WERU transmits from Blue Hill, Maine, USA.
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