This is a list of notable American radio networks, webcasters and providers specializing in liberal or progressive viewpoints, past and present. This list also includes non-partisan networks, providers and services of interest to listeners of liberal/progressive talk.
- Air America Radio (website), started in 2004, is the most well-known liberal talk radio network, featuring hosts such as Rachel Maddow, Thom Hartmann, and Lionel. Air America filed for bankruptcy Jan. 21, 2010 and ceased broadcasting.
- Jones Radio Networks (website) syndicates progressive hosts Stephanie Miller, Ed Schultz, and Bill Press, conservative hosts such as Neal Boortz, as well as music and entertainment programming.
- Nova M Radio (website) is a progressive radio network started by Sheldon Drobny, who also started Air America. Nova M features Randi Rhodes and Mike Malloy.
- Quality News Network (website) provides balanced top-of-the-hour newscasts for internet and terrestrial radio stations.
- Free Speech Radio News (website) is a daily 30 minute progressive radio newscast broadcast over the Internet and syndicated to many radio stations across the United States.
- Pacifica Radio (website) is a non-commercial progressive radio network that owns radio stations in five U.S. cities and syndicates radio and television programming like Democracy Now!.
- World Radio Network (website) consists of public broadcasting companies around the world.
- Radio For Peace International (website) is an internet radio station (and, formerly, a shortwave radio station) consisting of a variety of progressive shows.
- Progressive Radio Network (website) USA based, non-commercial and listener supported station, focused on creating premium content that is distributed for free. Covers topics such as health, news, politics, art, and culture. Generally very sceptical of Corporate Media ,Health Care industry, finance sector and current political reality in America. Hosts include Mike Adams,Nellie HesterBailey,Dr.MollyBarrow,BillBaue,Eileen Bott,Dr. Peter Breggin,Carol Brouillet,Christiane Brown,PaulCavalconte,Dr. Helen Caldicott,Burt Cohen,Orli Cotel,Bruce and Marianne Curtis,Erik Davis,Anthony DiMarco.Dr. Mayer Eisenstein,Curtis Ellis,Mike Feder,Terry Ferguson,Glen Ford,Dr. Henry Grayson,Carole and Michael Hallundbaek.Caryn Hartglass,Meria Heller,Jim Hightower.Dr. Vikki Hufnagel,Bhavani Jaroff,Dr. Michio Kaku,Ellen Kamhi,Steve Kohn,Sonali Kolhatkar,Jeff Kreisler and Lee Papa,Stephen Lendman,Sandy LeonVest,Alison Rose Levy,Richard Martin,John Mueller,Dr. Gary Null Ph.D,Eric Offner, Michael Olson,Peter Phillips & Mickey Huff,Hollis Polk,Mitchell Jay Rabin,Virginia Reed,Francesca Rheannon,Howard Robins,Betsy Rosenberg,Peter Roth,Matthew Rothschild,Michael Ruppert,Dr. Len Saputo,Danny Schechter,Ralph Schoenman,Robert Scheer,Sherrill Sellman,Dr. Shamaan C.C. Eagle,Mya Shone,Seth Shostak,Alex Smith,Elaine Smitha,Mark Sommer,Ken Taylor and John Perry,Sandra B. Tate,Walt Thiessen,Michael and Justine Toms,Rachel Trachtenburg & Julia Cumming,Jake Towne,Jim Turner,Harvey Wasserman,Dr. Diana Wiley | Billy Sage,Deborah Wolfe,Dr. Z.
- www.totallydelightfulstuff.com (website/Podcast) USA based, non-commercial and listener supported podcast featuring a psychologist, social worker, and radio d.j. Topics covered include politics, lifestyle, pop culture, and the psychological angle of it all.
- American Public Media (website) is a public radio program syndication service that provides programming like A Prairie Home Companion.
- National Public Radio (website) is the most prominent public broadcaster in the United States.
- Public Radio International (website) is another public radio programming syndication company.
- BlogTalkRadio (website) has all kinds of shows: liberal, conservative, and libertarian, as well as many apolitical shows.
- Head-On Radio Network (website) is an internet radio station composed entirely of progressive shows, such as The Guy James Show and Mark Levine's Radio Inside Scoop.
- The Journey - Progressive Christian Radio (website) is Christian internet radio with a progressive lean.
- KillRadio.org (website)
- One World Radio (website)
- Portland Indymedia Web Radio (website)
- Progressive Blend Radio (website)
- radioActive SanDiego (website)
- Radio Left (website)
- Radiopower.org (website)
- TalkRadioX (website)
Podcast networks, services and providersEdit
- A-Infos Radio Project (website)
- Freethought Radio (website)
- Progressive Podcast Network (website)
- White Rose Society (website)