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KQED Public Radio: Thursday, January 10, 2013

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Thursday, January 10, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Mental Illness and Violence As governors present their ideas about reducing gun violence and the White House meets with so-called "stakeholders," we look at how mental health policy fits in. Many advocates and policymakers stress that mental health must be a part of the conversation, but they are short on specifics. Audie Cornish talks with Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman, president-elect of the American Psychiatric Association.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials America Abroad Islamism in Africa -- The recent attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi underscored the dangers posed by extremist groups in Libya. But these risks extend beyond Libya, with the rise of jihadist organizations like al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb, Ansar Dine and Boko Haram. The program takes listeners to Mali, Nigeria, Libya and Kenya to explore Islamism in Africa.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition The Oscar Nominations There should be something for everyone when the Oscar nominations are announced. In 2012, both audiences and critics found lots to love. So did the studio executives who add up ticket sales.
  • 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
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Gays in the Boy Scouts Moraga teenager Ryan Andresen has, for the second time, been denied the Boy Scout's highest award of Eagle Scout because he is openly gay. We discuss the Boy Scouts of America's policies barring homosexuals. Do these national policies affect your views of scouting?
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Restaurant Roundup From grass-fed shaking beef to locally sourced golden chanterelles to salt-roasted pear sorbet, San Francisco has long been a hub of dining innovation. What new restaurants or old standbys are your favorites? We get the latest from dining critics on the best cuisine and dining trends in the Bay Area.
  • 11:00 am
    Science Friday What We Know About Rape Recent attacks in India and Steubenville, Ohio have put rape in the headlines. But how much of what we think we know about rape is riddled with myth and misinformation?
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Science Friday Families and Fat When a family member is obese, the effects can be felt by everyone in the home. Well-meaning parents, spouses, siblings and kids struggle with how to help -- but sometimes their best efforts do more harm than good.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Confronting the Trauma of Sexual Abuse Barry Lopez is best-known for his writing about the natural world. But he goes deep into his own inner life in an essay about how he was abused by a pedophile, over a period of four years, and how that affected the course of his life. Terry Gross talks with Lopez about his essay on confronting the trauma of sexual abuse, appearing in the January edition of Harpers.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Venezuelans Weigh Chavez's Health Venezuela's Hugo Chavez is set to begin his next six-year term as president. But he's still in Cuba, following his fourth cancer-related surgery. Venezuelans are waiting for news of his health -- but Venezuelans in the U.S. seem less concerned.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Confronting the Trauma of Sexual Abuse Barry Lopez is best-known for his writing about the natural world. But he goes deep into his own inner life in an essay about how he was abused by a pedophile, over a period of four years, and how that affected the course of his life. Terry Gross talks with Lopez about his essay on confronting the trauma of sexual abuse, appearing in the January edition of Harpers.
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials The Mind of the Innovator Innovators begin with real-world problems and find solutions through technology, imagination, hard work and a drive to make our lives better. This special program from Richard Paul and the National Science Foundation looks at innovators creating a mesmerizing array of inventions that might improve our lives in ways beyond our imagination. Included is a profile of a group of graduate students using nanotechnology to create a pen that can turn off cancer cells -- and a DNA diagnostic machine that can read your DNA and give your doctor a complete disease assessment in under five minutes.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered Portland Terrorism Trial Jury selection began Thursday in the trial of young Somali-American who is accused of wanting to detonate a bomb at a Christmas lighting ceremony in Portland, Oregon two years ago. The case of Mohamed Mohamud is drawing attention because the defendant was just a teenager when he was arrested and the charges leveled against him came as a result of an FBI sting operation. His lawyers are likely to mount an entrapment defense.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Corporate Watchdogs Businesses facing tighter regulations, an uptick in financial crimes prosecution and a suspicious media world are turning to investigative firms to help keep watch over their employees. The goal behind "corporate monitoring" is to catch misconduct by workers, before the company gets in trouble with the law. NPR's Ailsa Chang reports on the growing industry and the new methods these corporate spies-for-hire are developing.
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