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Richard Dawkins

Today at 10:00am

Evolutionary biologist Richards Dawkins joins us to discuss his latest book, "Brief Candle In The Dark: My Life in Science."

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So Well Spoken

The Tribes We Choose and the Ones That Choose Us

Today at 11:00am

Today, KQED launches "So Well Spoken," a series of one-hour specials tackling issues of race, culture and diversity. Everyone wants to know where they fit, few things make us feel as nomadic as the faultlines of race and culture.

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The World

In Beirut: 3 Languages, One Identity

Today at 2:00pm

In multi-lingual Beirut, people may speak Arabic, French and English in the same sentence. Some Lebanese call the mix of languages their mother tongue.

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