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KQED Public Radio: Monday, December 10, 2012

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Monday, December 10, 2012
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
    Cambridge Forum The Inner Life of Democracy In this classic program, the late historian Howard Zinn reflects on the conditions necessary to support democracy. How can the actions of individuals make a difference in the policies and also the spirit of their country? Poet Mark Nepo engages Zinn in discussion of his ideas.
  • 1:30 am
    Latino USA Women and Violence: Honduras The United Nations calls the Central American nation of Honduras "the most violent country in the world." The violence is fueled by poverty, drug trafficking, corruption -- and increasingly with the involvement of the military and police. In the past few years, women have become frequent targets of rape, battering and murder in Honduras. Host Maria Hinojosa explores the reasons why.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Money Buying a Home Increasingly Out of Reach Mortgage rates are at an all-time low and rents are at an all-time high. But despite its gains, the housing market remains out of reach for a growing number of would-be buyers. Guest host Tony Cox talks with Glenn Kelman, president and CEO of the real estate website Redfin about the latest trend in housing: renting.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Edward Hopper Exhibition in Paris Edward Hopper is one of America's most beloved artists. He painted ordinary people doing ordinary things, bathed in extraordinary light. Now France has discovered the 20th century painter
  • 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 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Same-Sex Marriage and the Supreme Court The U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday that it would review an appeals court ruling striking down Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex marriage. The high court also plans to hear a case on whether married same-sex couples are entitled to equal benefits. How are the justices likely to vote? And what will their decisions mean for California?
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Phil Cousineau's 'The Painted Word' Phil Cousineau really, really loves words. In his new book, "The Painted Word: A Treasure Chest of Remarkable Words and Their Origins," that passion shines through as Cousineau digs deep into history to find the stories behind words ranging from abbey-lubber ("a holy, lazy, fool") to zuihitsu ("a spontaneous jotting down of one's thoughts"). We talk with the author about his latest love letter to language.
  • 11:00 am
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Daniel Handler After finishing the 13th and final volume of his gothic children's books "A Series of Unfortunate Events," Lemony Snicket is back with a new noir series for kids. The first is called "Who Could That Be At This Hour?" Terry Gross talks with Daniel Handler -- also known as Lemony Snicket.
  • 2:00 pm
    World 'Oma and Bella' The film "Oma and Bella" profiles two Jewish women who live together in Berlin. They're both in their 80s, Holocaust survivors who never left Germany. They don't talk about the war. They keep in touch with their past by cooking. The filmmaker, who's also Bella's granddaughter, tells their story, and tries out one of their recipes.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Album Song Order: Still Important? Does song order still matter when you buy an album digitally? The music industry says yes.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    Starvation in North Korea -- The latest reports out of North Korea suggest that the new leadership under Kim Jong Un has failed to deal with the country's most pressing problem -- the food supply. Refugees and other travelers say people are still dying of hunger in North Korea, and the struggle for daily existence is so bad in the worst hit areas that some people are driven to suicide.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Album Song Order: Still Important? Does song order still matter when you buy an album digitally? The music industry says yes.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Daniel Handler After finishing the 13th and final volume of his gothic children's books "A Series of Unfortunate Events," Lemony Snicket is back with a new noir series for kids. The first is called "Who Could That Be At This Hour?" Terry Gross talks with Daniel Handler -- also known as Lemony Snicket.
  • 8:00 pm
    It's Your World (a broadcast of the World Affairs Council) Asia's Challenge: Ensuring Sustainable Growth Asia's rapid growth is leaving millions behind, causing a widening gap between rich and poor that threatens to undermine the region's stability. Developing Asia's growth story masks underlying, complex challenges that need to be urgently tackled by policy and decision makers. Rajat M. Nag, managing director general of the Asian Development Bank appears in conversation with Asia Foundation President David Arnold. They'll discuss the economic and governance challenges across the region.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum Phil Cousineau's 'The Painted Word' Phil Cousineau really, really loves words. In his new book, "The Painted Word: A Treasure Chest of Remarkable Words and Their Origins," that passion shines through as Cousineau digs deep into history to find the stories behind words ranging from abbey-lubber ("a holy, lazy, fool") to zuihitsu ("a spontaneous jotting down of one's thoughts"). We talk with the author about his latest love letter to language.
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered Spain Organizes Against Austerity There continues to be nationwide resistance in Spain to austerity measures imposed by the government. Those protesting the measures include health workers, teachers, students, victims of eviction, pensioners, food banks and even judges. Each of them is trying to fill the gaps left by the eroding welfare state.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered The World in 2030 The nation's intelligence agencies have updated their report on Global Trends describing the world they expect in 2030. Western countries, which have been on the rise since 1750, will have declined in influence. Asia will be on the ascendancy, but no country or region will dominate, leaving the planet less governed. Power will be diffused, with individuals able to play more effective role, thanks in part to new technology.
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