1A

M-F 10A-12N
  • Hosted by Joshua Johnson

 

Joshua Johnson, host of 1A
Credit Stephen Voss

1A, a live two-hour show — with a name reminiscent of a newspaper front page, as well as the First Amendment — is hosted by Joshua Johnson, co-creator and host of the radio series Truth Be Told about race in America.

1A is a show for a changing America.

Every day, host Joshua Johnson convenes a conversation about the most important issues of our time. The show takes a deep and unflinching look at America, bringing context and insight to stories unfolding across the country and the world.

Ways to Connect

In 1998, Peter Sagal burst into our lives proudly exclaiming, “thank you, Carl,” at the beginning of “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me,” the beloved NPR show. “Wait Wait” now has about six million listeners who come for the quizzes and stay for the witty banter.

But what you might not know about Sagal is that he wrote the sequel to Dirty Dancing —