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KQED Public Radio: Monday, October 7, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Monday, October 7, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
    Latino USA All About Food The program takes a look at the consequences of cuts to food stamps. It expresses their love for plantains, tortillas, and breakfast tacos; hears from an undocumented Bay Area family that makes hundreds of tamales per week; gets some reflection on food and health from performance artist Robert Karimi; and celebrates the Mexican heritage of huitlacoche.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Money Preparing for Adoption The program discusses how to not be blindsided by the staggering price tag associated with adoption. The program talks to social worker and psychotherapist Emily Rosen about how to prepare -- mentally and emotionally -- for a new child in your home
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition The 'League of Denial' The National Football League has come under fire for not addressing the hazards of the game, including brain damage. The program discusses a new book and documentary, "League of Denial," that examine the NFL's concussion crisis.
  • 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 A Long and Short View of the Federal Government Shutdown As the partial federal government shutdown continues, we check in on negotiations in Congress and what will need to happen in the short and long term to get the government working again.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum The Story Behind the 'World's Most Famous Atheist' Richard Dawkins British zoologist Richard Dawkins turned evolutionary theory on its head when he published his book, "The Selfish Gene," in 1976. His recently released autobiography, "An Appetite for Wonder," sheds light on the first 35 years of Dawkins' life, from his birth in Kenya, to his fascination with science at Oxford, to the origin of his gene-centered view about natural selection. He joins us in the studio.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now A Week of 8th Grade Homework The program shares the story of a father who decides to try doing his 8th grade daughter's homework for a week.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Missing Links on the Supreme Court's Website According to a new study, nearly half of all the hyperlinks on the Supreme Court's website do not work. What does that mean for how we collect information on past decisions?
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Tom Hanks and Paul Greengrass on 'Captain Phillips' Tom Hanks stars in the new movie "Captain Phillips," based on the true story of a 2009 attack by Somali pirates that led to a hostage drama at sea, ended by U.S. Navy sharpshooters. Host Terry Gross speaks with Hanks and the film's director, Paul Greengrass.
  • 2:00 pm
    World The View of Sudan from Afar Sudanese Americans have been spending their days and nights online checking on the safety of their family and friends in Khartoum. The program checks in with Hana Baba, a Sudanese American reporter living in San Francisco.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace The Government Shutdown's Effect on Manufacturing The program discusses how manufacturers are feeling the squeeze of the government shutdown.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    U.S. Raids and the Law -- Daring weekend raids by U.S. armed forces to capture suspected terrorists in Somalia and Libya are generating a hearty debate among national security lawyers who are raising questions about what authority U.S. forces have to enter foreign soil and how long the al-Qaida operative who was captured can be held without trial. The program discusses the debate.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace The Government Shutdown's Effect on Manufacturing The program discusses how manufacturers are feeling the squeeze of the government shutdown.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Tom Hanks and Paul Greengrass on 'Captain Phillips' Tom Hanks stars in the new movie "Captain Phillips," based on the true story of a 2009 attack by Somali pirates that led to a hostage drama at sea, ended by U.S. Navy sharpshooters. Host Terry Gross speaks with Hanks and the film's director, Paul Greengrass.
  • 8:00 pm
    It's Your World (a broadcast of the World Affairs Council) Women's Rights in Transition: The Shifting Position of Women in the Middle East The "Arab Spring" has brought both the promise of reforms around women's rights and the potential for setbacks in the movement. As political reforms take place in these transitional countries, will the status of women progress as well? Liesl Gerntholtz and Hillary Margolis of Human Rights Watch will explore the impact of political transitions on the position of women, drawing on examples from Libya, Yemen, Egypt and Syria.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum The Story Behind the 'World's Most Famous Atheist' Richard Dawkins British zoologist Richard Dawkins turned evolutionary theory on its head when he published his book, "The Selfish Gene," in 1976. His recently released autobiography, "An Appetite for Wonder," sheds light on the first 35 years of Dawkins' life, from his birth in Kenya, to his fascination with science at Oxford, to the origin of his gene-centered view about natural selection. He joins us in the studio.
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered More Violence in Egypt There was more violence in Egypt Monday, as five soldiers were killed near the Suez Canal city of Ismailia. There are also reports of a grenade attack in Cairo and another bombing in the Sinai desert. The violence comes after Sunday's clashes between Islamist protesters and security forces that left more than 50 people dead. The program discusses how some analysts believe Egypt may be on the cusp of a full-scale insurgency.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered The Government Shutdown's Effect on Immigration Courts The program speaks with immigration lawyer Andres Benach about how the government shutdown has affected his clients. Benach has had several clients miss court hearings that may take a year to reschedule, given the backlog of cases the immigration courts face.
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