Activate Media


Welcome to Activate Media! Social Justice – Activism – Politics. Here you will find Activate  Radio, as well as Activate Magazine and Activate Calendar. 

We bring you the voices of the 99%, as well as marginalized  and oppressed communities worldwide.  Get ready for new shows, and writers from many perspectives. We are proud to have originated as Occupy Boston Radio and support people’s movements worldwide.

Why we do what we do: To decrease human suffering and to promote human values of equality and justice.


Activate Radio is a streaming radio station that broadcasts news and commentary programs, with a focus on social justice and providing learning experiences that are unavailable in most of the mainstream media. We seek to educate while simultaneously affecting change in communities throughout the world.



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Your contributions make what we are doing possible! Support Activate Media! Whether you contribute $25, $50, $100, or $600, every amount gets us a little closer to our goals of becoming a sustainable media organization, free from corporate influence. You can make your contribution by clicking on the donate button located just below the radio player on any page on this site..




Photo Credit: University of Mount Union;

Photo Credit: University of Mount Union;


Show Schedule

Democracy Now!       12:00 pm eastern 5 pm bst Monday through Friday

Theology in Action    3 pm eastern 8 pm bst Mondays

Veterans for Peace Radio Show   6 pm eastern 11 pm bst Mondays

Alternative Radio      9 pm eastern 2 am bst Mondays  

Classic Free School University  7 pm eastern 12 midnight bst Tuesdays

Talk Nation Radio      8 pm eastern 12 am bst Tuesdays

Coming Soon               9 pm eastern 2 am bst Tuesdays (wed/bst)

Radio EcoShock          7 pm eastern 1 am bst Wednesdays 

Nuclear Hotseat          8 pm eastern 1 am bst Wednesdays

Extinction Radio         9 pm eastern 2 am bst Wednesdays

Economic Update       6 pm eastern 11 pm bst Thursdays

Occupied Nation         7 pm eastern 12 am bst Thursdays

The Young Jurks         9 pm eastern 2 am bst Thursdays

The Library                  12 midnight eastern 5 am bst Saturdays