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KQED Public Radio: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered North Carolina Redistricting The Supreme Court upheld the rejection of two congressional districts in North Carolina by a lower court. The lower court ruled the districts had been unlawfully drawn to diminish the voting power of African Americans and ordered them redrawn.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    World Affairs Failure to Adjust: Americans Left Behind in the Global Economy The US Presidential elections were a wake-up call to many that millions of Americans are angry and want drastic change. While our new global economy has benefited many, they feel that they have been left behind losing their livelihoods and income to companies abroad. The problem, according to Council on Foreign Relations Edward Alden, is not globalization itself, but the failure of domestic policies to keep up with the changes. How can we build a workforce that is adaptable and resilient to rapidly changing global markets? What potential federal policies would develop more internationally competitive industries and improve the overall American economy?
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Looking at the Past to Understand the Present In an age of access to a multitude of news sources, all offering a variety of perspectives on the same events, it may seem challenging to arrive at a clear understanding of what "truth" is. One historian says that to understand our politically polarized era, you have to look at how politicians have created differing narratives of past events.
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:43am, 8:43am & 11:29pm

  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Tom Nichols on 'The Death of Expertise' Climate change denialism, the anti-vaccine movement and the spread of fake news are all symptoms of a growing problem: Americas distrust of experts. That's according to author and Naval War College professor Tom Nichols. Hell join us-in studio to talk about his new book, "The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters."
  • 10:00 am
    Forum San Francisco Chronicle Investigation: CA Foster Shelters are Criminalizing Children A 14-year-old held in juvenile hall for four days for poking a caregiver with a candy cane. A youth who spent the night in jail for clinging to a staff member's leg and not letting go. According to a new San Francisco Chronicle investigation, in 2015 and 2016 California's foster youth shelters funneled hundreds of children into the criminal justice system for minor incidents that rarely caused serious injury. Forum discusses the investigation, and the prevalence and effects of the shelters' reliance on law enforcement in dealing with troubled youth.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Whos Coming to Dinner? There are apps to hook you up for dinners cooked by strangers. But would you host a dinner party for people you've never met?
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Flynns Rights On Monday, former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn said he would invokes his Fifth Amendment right in order to avoid the Senate Intelligence Committee subpoena on documents that could tie him to Russian interference in the election. We explore the legal justification for this option and how it relates to the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air An Illustrated History of Human Vulnerability The human body in its most vulnerable and disturbing state. Terry Gross talks with medical historian Richard Barnett about his trilogy of illustrated bookson the history of disease, surgery and the latest dentistry. These books include paintings, woodcuts and illustrations, some dating back centuriesof surgical procedures, cancers, leprosy, rotting teeth.
  • 2:00 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace EU IOU The European Union wants Britain to pay a hefty bill before leaving the union. But Britain says the EU owes it money.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace EU IOU The European Union wants Britain to pay a hefty bill before leaving the union. But Britain says the EU owes it money.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air An Illustrated History of Human Vulnerability The human body in its most vulnerable and disturbing state. Terry Gross talks with medical historian Richard Barnett about his trilogy of illustrated bookson the history of disease, surgery and the latest dentistry. These books include paintings, woodcuts and illustrations, some dating back centuriesof surgical procedures, cancers, leprosy, rotting teeth.
  • 8:00 pm
    City Arts & Lectures Judy Collins Judy Collins is one of the reigning icons of folk music. Over her illustrious career, she has recorded more than fifty albums, including Wildflowers, Judith, and A Maid of Constant Sorrow. Known to her fans as Judy Blue Eyes, Collins has also written several books, including her 2012 memoir Sweet Judy Blue Eyes: My Life in Music, a highly evocative memoir highlighting the 60s, when hits like Both Sides Now catapulted her to international fame. Her forthcoming book Cravings: How I Conquered Food, is a deeply personal account of her tumultuous and fraught relationship with food and how her issues with overeating and addiction nearly claimed her career and her life. Judy Collins was in conversation with the host of KQED Forum, Michael Krasny, on March 9th.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    1A with Joshua Johnson What is Sexual Consent? It may seem that saying yes or no, and understanding what that means should be straightforward. But it's not. How do we clarify the rules on sexual consent?
  • 12:00 am
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    • KQED-FM, Sat 5/06-Sun 5/07: shift to auxiliary antenna

      KQED-FM is likely to be operating on its auxiliary transmit antenna this Saturday and possibly Sunday as well. There will be workers redoing the tower light wiring on the tower that supports the KQED-FM main antenna. They have asked to begin work at 6AM and work the whole day on Saturday and finish on Sunday […]

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