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 four 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.
KLIV (1590 AM in San Jose) Mondays at 11 p.m.
KRCB (91 FM in Rohnert Park) Sundays at 9 p.m.
All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KQED 88.5 FM air on Friday evenings at 8 p.m.
KQED Broadcast Date
Available for National Broadcast
|Friday, May 4||Friday, May 11||Cisco's Innovation in the Digital Economy||March 20, 2018|
|Friday, May 11||Friday, May 18||Madeleine Albright, Former Secretary of State||April 27, 2018|
|Friday, May 18||Friday, May 25||Ronan Farrow: The War on Peace||April 30, 2018|
|Wednesday, May 23||* KQED Only||The Art of Resistance in the Bay Area||March 28, 2018|
|Friday, May 25||Friday, June 1||The Good Fight: America’s Ongoing Struggle for Justice||May 1, 2018|
|Friday, June 1||Friday, June 8||Jonah Goldberg: The Fight for American Liberty||May 15, 2018|
|Friday, June 8||Friday, June 15||Ehud Barak, Former Prime Minister of Israel||May 17, 2018|
|Friday, June 15||Friday, June 22||Inside ISIS and the Making of The New York Times' “Caliphate”||May 31, 2018|
|Friday, June 22||Friday, June 29||Ambassador Michael McFaul: A Brief History of Russia||May 22, 2018|
|Friday, June 29||Friday, July 6||Ira Glass: Come Sunday||April 21, 2018|
|Friday, July 6||Friday, July 13||Deborah and James Fallows: Our 100,000 Mile Journey into the Heart of America||May 15, 2018|
|Friday, July 13||Friday, July 20||Michael Eric Dyson: America's Unfinished Race Conversation||June 18, 2018|
|Friday, July 20||Friday, July 27||Stacey Abrams: Leading from the Minority||July 9, 2018|
|Friday, July 27||Friday, August 3||Malcolm Nance: How Russia Is Destroying Democracy||July 9, 2018|
|Friday, August 3||Friday, August 10||Ben Rhodes: National Security Under Obama||June 25, 2018|
|Friday, August 10||Friday, August 17||CNN’s David Gergen: Where Is America Headed?||July 24, 2018|
|Friday, August 17||Friday, August 24||Sean Spicer: The Briefing||August 2, 2018|
|Friday, August 24||Friday, August 31||Founding, Funding and Fatherhood with Alexis Ohanian||July 25, 2018|
|Friday, August 31||Friday, September 7||Medicare and Medicaid Administrator Seema Verma||July 25, 2018|
The content listed below airs on KLIV Radio 1590 AM in San Jose. Most of the programs we run on KLIV are produced by the Club's Silicon Valley office in San Jose.
All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KLIV 1590 AM air on Mondays at 11 p.m.
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.
|Sunday, March 25||Jane Mayer and Vanessa Sutherland||n/a|
|Sunday, April 1||Mindful Travel in the Age of Climate Change||March 19, 2018|
|Sunday, April 8||Exposed: Dieselgate's Impact on the Auto Industry||March 27, 2018|
|Sunday, April 15||Climate One at Duke: How Climate Change Will Change the Way We Eat||March 22, 2018|
|Sunday, April 22||Carbon Disclosure Event||April 11, 2018|
|Sunday, April 29||Paul Erlich||April 10, 2018|
|Sunday, May 6||David Fenton||Various|
|Sunday, May 13||TBD||Various|
|Sunday, May 20||One Year After The Paris Accord||Various|
|Sunday, May 27||Cool Clean Tech||Various|
|Sunday, June 3||Mark Kurlansky and Anna Lappe, Plate To Planet||May 16, 2018|
|Sunday, June 10||Al Gore and Bill Nye||Various|
|Sunday, June 17||Climate Winners and Losers||June 16, 2018|
|Sunday, June 24||Rounding Up The Facts - GMOs||May 29, 2018|
|Sunday, July 1||Documentary Film Makers||Various|
|Sunday, July 8||Grading Corporations||May 25, 2018|
|Sunday, July 15||A Conversation With Andy Revkin||June 20, 2018|
|Sunday, July 22||New Wheels In Town||May 25, 2017|
|Sunday, July 29||We're Doomed - Now What?||July 10, 2018|
|Sunday, August 5||The New Surf and Turf||July 19, 2018|
|Sunday, August 12||California Greenin': Shaping America's Environment||July 24, 2018|
|Sunday, August 19||A Conversation with Leon Panetta||July 17, 2018|
|Sunday, August 26||Permanently Temporary: Living With Rising Seas||August 24, 2018|
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.