Chasing the Truth

We Act Radio is a media corporation that combines broadcast and new media to deliver our shows in the formats people use most. You can follow our shows by streaming them at, listening on AM and FM radio stations around the country, downloading them via podcast or on iTunes, or subscribing to our YouTube channel.

Our home studio broadcasts from the heart of historic Anacostia in Washington, DC.

We Act’s shows are made up of:
Original shows: The Zero Hour w/ RJ Eskow, MomsRising Radio with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Off-Kilter , Clearing the FOG—and more
—The biggest names in talk radio including the #1 progressive radio talk show host in the US Thom Hartmann, and longtime leader in progressive talk and analysis, Bill Press
Up-and-coming opinion-makers on the radio waves for the first time
Diverse programming: Daily talk, cultural and music programming that reflects our station’s diverse character

In 2016 a collaboration between independent producer Katie Davis, WAMU 88.5, NPR, Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Association of Independents in Radio produced a radio series about land: Who has it, who wants it, and what happens when it starts to change hands. Who gets to tell stories about this? People who live and work in the Southeast D.C. neighborhood. The results?  Anacostia Unmapped had the highest impact of local productions with more than 15 million gross impressions.

We Act Radio also sponsors the literacy-promoting Charnice Milton Community Bookstore, located at the station and on