Donate

Radio Daily Schedule

KQED Public Radio: Monday, December 30, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Monday, December 30, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
    Latino USA End of the Year The show wraps up the year with bittersweet stories. Journalist Oscar Martinez talks about riding the rails with Central American migrants heading to the U.S. and Mexico; a bilingual radio station celebrates 40 years on the air; the STEM sisters check back in with Maria Hinojosa about starting their science careers; the show discusses environmental concerns from Los Angeles to Puerto Rico; a "Banned Books Club" celebrates a year of spreading forbidden Latino-centric literature; and musician Eugene Hutz visits for a performance chat.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Money 2013 Roundtable Host Carmen Wong Ulrich is joined by three journalists to talk about some of the biggest news stories of 2013 that affected our wallets. David Gura of "Marketplace," Tara Siegel Bernard of the New York Times and Los Angeles Times consumer columnist David Lazarus make up the roundtable.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition New York After Bloomberg Michael Bloomberg has been mayor of New York for 12 years. He banned trans fats in restaurants and smoking in many public places, and inspired similar changes in dozens of other cities around the world. But the number of homeless people has also grown during Bloomberg's three terms. The program discusses New York after Mayor Bloomberg.
  • 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 Spare the Air and Winter Weather If you've been dismayed by the murky haze hanging over the Bay Area for much of December, you're not alone. Regulators have declared a record number of Spare the Air Days, where burning any solid fuel inside or outside you home is banned. In this hour, we'll talk about Bay Area air quality, the weather patterns exacerbating the problem, as well as the worrying lack of water. Our panel of experts will provide advice on what you can do to preserve air and water resources.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Defining Brain Death A judge ruled last week that an Oakland girl whose family wants her kept on life support is legally dead. The family wants her moved to long-term care. We'll speak with physicians and ethicists about the definition of brain death, and confer with a grief counselor about how to make the difficult decision to remove a loved one from life support.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now The Threat of Terrorism Today The program asks: How much of a threat do we still face from terrorists, 12 years after the start of the war on terrorism?
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway New Census Data New census data shows where Americans are moving, where we are choosing to live and how much flexibility we have when making those choices. The program discusses the data and its implications.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Musician Vince Giordano and the Golden Age of Industrial Musicals Listener's Choice Week continues with musician, arranger and bandleader, Vince Giordano. He and his band, The Nighthawks, perform the music for the HBO series "Boardwalk Empire." Host Terry Gross also talks with the author of a book about the lavish, Broadway-style musicals written for corporate sales conventions.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Sochi Security Recent suicide bombings in Vogolgrad, Russia have sparked concern about security at the Winter Olympics in Sochi. The program speaks with security expert Jim McGee about how countries negotiate security at these international events. McGee led security efforts for the FBI at the Athens Summer Olympics.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Former Prison Inmates and the ACA The program discusses how, beginning in January, several hundred thousand former prison inmates -- most of them low-income adults with no children -- will become eligible for healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    Supreme Court Set to Resume Work -- The U.S. Supreme Court is set to resume work in a couple of weeks. Among other cases, the justices will be deciding the rules that govern campaign finance and they will hear arguments in cases regarding the so-called buffer zones around abortion clinics and the Affordable Care Act's requirement that for-profit companies cover contraception in their health plans.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Former Prison Inmates and the ACA The program discusses how, beginning in January, several hundred thousand former prison inmates -- most of them low-income adults with no children -- will become eligible for healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Musician Vince Giordano and the Golden Age of Industrial Musicals Listener's Choice Week continues with musician, arranger and bandleader, Vince Giordano. He and his band, The Nighthawks, perform the music for the HBO series "Boardwalk Empire." Host Terry Gross also talks with the author of a book about the lavish, Broadway-style musicals written for corporate sales conventions.
  • 8:00 pm
    It's Your World (a broadcast of the World Affairs Council) Modern China: The Creation of a Global Power How did China emerge from the decline and unrest of the 19th century to become the global power that we see today? According to Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations at the Asia Society, the country's past provides an understanding of the forces that molded modern China. Schell offers insights into how China's past shaped its present, and what we might expect in the future.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum Spare the Air and Winter Weather If you've been dismayed by the murky haze hanging over the Bay Area for much of December, you're not alone. Regulators have declared a record number of Spare the Air Days, where burning any solid fuel inside or outside you home is banned. In this hour, we'll talk about Bay Area air quality, the weather patterns exacerbating the problem, as well as the worrying lack of water. Our panel of experts will provide advice on what you can do to preserve air and water resources.
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered The Year in TV The year 2013 offered a wealth of quality television programming -- which can't be said of every year. Looking back at the year in television, a few trends stand out: more diversity in prime time offerings, critics and audiences found a lot to love in foreign offerings, and streaming services continued to encroach on cable. The program discusses the year in television.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered New Report on Benghazi In a 7,000-word investigative report published by The New York Times on Sunday, David Kirkpatrick revisits last year's assault on the U.S. consulate compound in Benghazi, Libya. Kirkpatrick finds that -- contrary to much commentary from mostly Republican members of Congress -- al-Qaida was not involved. He joins the program to talk about his reporting and the backlash against his conclusions.
Monday, December 30, 2013

Navigate By Date

Calendar is loading...
Become a KQED sponsor

Radio Specials

Every week, KQED airs some of the best programs from independent radio producers and public radio networks around the world.