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KQED Public Radio: Friday, July 5, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Friday, July 5, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials Hearing Voices Stars and Bars: For Fourth of July -- Larry Massett hosts a celebration of America with flags and festivals, featuring: Recitations and reflections on "The Pledge of Allegiance" and "War vs. Peace"; the annual Rainbow Family Migration into the Montana forest; a town that covets their title of the "Armpit of America"; andMississippi moonshine, barbecued goat and old-time Fife and Drum at Otha Turner's Afrosippi Picnic.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 6:33 am
    The Do List Host Cy Musiker and San Francisco Chronicle Executive Datebook editor David Wiegand look ahead at the hottest tickets and most spectacular shows this coming week in Northern California.
  • 7:00 am
  • 8:33 am
    The Do List The Do List This week we're remembering Benjamin Britten, looking at Asian art, and spinning some new cassettes.
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Commission Votes to End CCSF Accreditation The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges has voted to terminate accreditation for City College of San Francisco. The school could close by summer of next year, and is only the second public community college in the state to ever lose accreditation. The college has been scrambling to make organizational changes since the Commission put the school under the most severe sanction last year. City College is one of the largest community colleges in the country with 85,000 students. We discuss the decision and what it will mean for the school and its students.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Parenting Tips for Changing Kids' Behavior -- Without Screaming For even the most seasoned parents, everyday responsibilities like enforcing bedtimes, establishing good eating habits and managing sibling infighting can feel overwhelming. We discuss strategies for using positive reinforcement to deal with a range of ordinary parenting challenges throughout a kid's life -- from toddler to teenager -- with Dr. Alan Kazdin, director of the Yale Parenting Center and author of the new book, "The Everyday Parenting Toolkit."
  • 11:00 am
    Science Friday Alternative Medicine Is alternative medicine really medicine? Host Ira Flatow explores acupuncture, herbs and mind-body therapy. Do the potential benefits outweigh the risks? The program also looks at creating a liver from stem cells, and making music that sounds like science.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Science Friday Benjamin Franklin's Entrepreneurial Spirit Host Ira Flatow looks at how Benjamin Franklin's entrepreneurial spirit fueled American innovation -- then and now. And what happens to our infrastructure as temperatures rise?
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Actor Dustin Hoffman Guest host David Bianculli speaks with actor Dustin Hoffman. He made his directorial debut with the film "Quartet," which is now out on DVD. Hoffman's been praised for breaking the mold of Hollywood's leading man -- but when he starred in "The Graduate," people criticized director Mike Nichols for mis-casting Hoffman.
  • 2:00 pm
    World What is Next for Egypt? Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has been sidelined by the military -- now what? Also, prosecutors in the Bradley Manning case wrap up early -- what does that mean? And how does the Hawk Lady of Wimbledon keep those pesky pigeons off the courts?
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Egypt's Image and the Financial Consequences The program looks at how the Egyptian military's takeover is viewed could have serious financial consequences for the North African nation.
  • 4:30 pm
    The California Report The California Report Magazine The program explores the nooks and crannies of California history. They travel to see the Watts Towers in South L.A., relive the dynamism of South Asian activists in Berkeley, and brush the dust off treasures from the Gold Rush era.
  • 5:00 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    The Latest from Egypt -- Friday saw a very tense situation in Cairo. There were huge pro-Morsi demonstrations resulting in several protester deaths. Meanwhile, anti-Morsi crowds filled Tahrir Square. After nightfall, pro-Morsi demonstrators gathered near the national broadcasting headquarters about one kilometer away from the square. The program has the latest out of Egypt.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    The California Report The California Report Magazine The program explores the nooks and crannies of California history. They travel to see the Watts Towers in South L.A., relive the dynamism of South Asian activists in Berkeley, and brush the dust off treasures from the Gold Rush era.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Actor Dustin Hoffman Guest host David Bianculli speaks with actor Dustin Hoffman. He made his directorial debut with the film "Quartet," which is now out on DVD. Hoffman's been praised for breaking the mold of Hollywood's leading man -- but when he starred in "The Graduate," people criticized director Mike Nichols for mis-casting Hoffman.
  • 8:00 pm
    Commonwealth Club Governors Ritter and Whitman: Risk and Resilience Hurricane Sandy and the devastating Colorado fires of 2012 underscore the idea that climate disruption is amplifying natural disasters, if not causing them. Hurricane Sandy and other disasters last year caused more than $100 billion in damage. Politicians are grappling with who bears those costs and whether and how areas such as the Jersey Shore should be rebuilt.What lessons do the fires and storms of 2012 present for other states? What does climate science say about the probability of similar disasters? Join a conversation with two former state chief executives - former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter and former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman -- about learning from recent disasters and marshaling political will to confront the climate reality.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum Parenting Tips for Changing Kids' Behavior -- Without Screaming For even the most seasoned parents, everyday responsibilities like enforcing bedtimes, establishing good eating habits and managing sibling infighting can feel overwhelming. We discuss strategies for using positive reinforcement to deal with a range of ordinary parenting challenges throughout a kid's life -- from toddler to teenager -- with Dr. Alan Kazdin, director of the Yale Parenting Center and author of the new book, "The Everyday Parenting Toolkit."
  • 11:00 pm
    The California Report The California Report Magazine The program explores the nooks and crannies of California history. They travel to see the Watts Towers in South L.A., relive the dynamism of South Asian activists in Berkeley, and brush the dust off treasures from the Gold Rush era.
  • 11:30 pm
    All Things Considered June Jobs Report Employers added 195,000 jobs in June, a solid month of job growth that defied concerns about sequestration and higher payroll taxes. The unemployment rate held steady at 7.6 percent. Private sector job growth more than offset 5,000 layoffs in the federal government. The program has the latest on the jobs report.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Searching Midwest Rivers for Runoff Across the Corn Belt this summer, scientists are wading into 100 streams to collect water samples and check cages for fish eggs. In the first-of-its kind study, they're testing the impact of hundreds of pesticides and nutrients used in farming on fish, frogs, bugs and algae. It's a pressing concern now because of the wet spring and last year's drought, which prevented some parched crops from absorbing fertilizers. The streams empty into rivers and reservoirs that provide the drinking water for much of the Midwest.
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