VPM News Schedule Changes: Summer 2021
We’re adding more science, history and culture to our weeknight line up on VPM News.
All Things Considered: Monday-Friday
Star Date moves to 5:19 p.m. Monday-Friday during All Things Considered. The a.m. airing during Morning Edition will remain the same.
The following shows will air at 8:00 p.m. (instead of All Things Considered):
- Monday - Climate One (Science)
- Tuesday - The Pulse (Science and Health)
- Wednesday - Our Body Politic (Politics from a New Perspective)
- Thursday - This American Life (Culture)
- Friday - Reveal (Longform Investigative Reporting)
9:00 p.m. Monday - Friday:
1A Hour 2 (Soft News, Arts & Culture)
Changes to the Weekend Schedule:
The BBC will begin at 6:00 p.m. on both Saturdays and Sundays.
Q & A
Q: Why did you stop airing All Things Considered?
Q: Why did you stop airing This American Life?
Q: When does Star Date air?
Q: Did VPM Forum end?
Q: Did you stop airing a show because you did not like it?
Q: Why are you changing the schedule?
Understanding science is key to understanding today’s headlines. Climate One and The Pulse add more context to the news we already air by diving deeper into the science headline that matter.
With Reveal, Our Body Politic and the second hour of 1A, we are adding more voices and more viewpoints to our schedule (History & Politics).
We want to reflect the whole you.