August in the News Department: Exploring Columbia's Radical History through WKCR's Archives

Tune in to Late City Edition this summer as we explore WKCR's News archives! Our programming will alternate between the presentation of historical recordings and coverage of today's issues, culminating in the development of an online news archive. Be sure to check back in as the project continues to grow! Late City Edition airs every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00-9:30pm. Listen to these upcoming programs for an exploration of Columbia's radical history via WKCR's archives: Tuesday 9/6: Excerpts from Daniel Ortega's 1987 press conference at Columbia University continue. This program will also introduce some excerpts from Columbia student demonstrations in support of the Nicaraguan president. Check back soon for more information about the historical and political circumstances surrounding the press conference!