Progressive Radio

Latest Show

If you're looking for lively and in-depth conversation about the urgent issues of the day, listen to "Progressive Radio" or air it on your station.

"Progressive Radio" is a weekly half-hour radio show hosted by Matthew Rothschild, editor of The Progressive magazine.

Since 2003, Rothschild has been interviewing activists, scholars, and artists who are making the world a better place. Recent guests include Jimmy Santiago Baca, Wendell Berry, Amy Goodman, Jim Hightower, Naomi Klein, Ralph Nader, poet Alix Olson, Greg Palast, Senator Tom Harkin, and Dave Zirin.

High Quality Audio

These conversations are recorded at Audio for the Arts, one of the finest recording studios in the Upper Midwest. The quality is crystal clear.

For Program Director

If you're a program director at a radio station and you want to run "Progressive Radio," feel free to take these commentaries straight off the website at But please take a second to notify us by sending an e-mail to

For Listeners

If you're a listener and you want to get "Progressive Radio" by podcast or RSS feed, you can do so by signing up here: PODCAST | RSS/iTunes.

To access the Progressive Radio archive, click here.

For more information, contact or call (608) 257-4626.

For technical support, contact Scot Vee Gamble at