A public radio talk show that brings you the news, culture, and stories that matter to Illinois.
We regularly interview Illinois’s elected officials – whether they’re in state government or in Congress. You can find those interviews here!
How The GM Workers Strike Affects Illinois; Being Pregnant While Working On A Farm; ’The Great Leap’ at Steppenwolf
Illinois Education Report; Latinx Enrollment And Barriers In Higher Ed; Preserving And Repurposing Churches
New Casinos Coming to Illinois; IL Museum Returns Objects To First Nations; The Ethical Conundrum of Anne and Ed Burke
Equity In The Legal Cannabis Industry; Community Members Reflect, 10 Years After Police Shooting; Transient Global Amnesia
LGBTQ Workplace Rights U.S. Supreme Court Case; Native Americans’ Role In The Underground Railroad; Black Girl Genius Week
Planned Parenthood Clinic Quietly Built Near Missouri Border; Dealing With ‘Climate Grief’; Fall Gardening Tips
ENCORE: Managing Chronic Pain With Opioids; Real IDs; Saving For Retirement; Veterinarian Mental Health
We’re on the air Monday to Thursday at 11 a.m. The call-in number is 800-222-9455.To Listen:
- Live Stream
- iTunes Podcast
- Android Podcast
- To find us on Alexa, say "Play AM 580" at 11 a.m., or at other times say "Alexa, ask NPR One to play The 21st"