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KQED Public Radio: Thursday, January 16, 2014

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Thursday, January 16, 2014
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Supreme Court Considers Buffer Zones The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments regarding the constitutionality of the buffer zones that are often established around abortion clinics. Opponents of the zones claim that they violate the free speech rights of anti-abortion protestors.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Assassination and Legacy The program presents the final part of a Canadian Broadcasting Company series on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., focusing on reactions to his death and some thoughts on his legacy. The show begins with a CBC news special from April 4, 1968 reporting on Dr. King's assassination, which led to a wave of riots in more than 100 cities.
  • 3:00 am
  • 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 'Love and War' With Mary Matalin and James Carville Bipartisan political power couple Mary Matalin and James Carville made waves on both sides of the aisle when they got married in 1993. Twenty years later, they're still at polar ends of the political spectrum. The two join us to talk about how they've successfully made it work, and about their new book, "Love and War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home."
  • 10:00 am
    Forum James Gordon: Treating Trauma Holistically Psychiatrist James Gordon and his Center for Mind-Body Medicine work with military veterans and inner-city youth, as well as with victims of war and disaster in places like Haiti, Gaza and Newtown, Connecticut. He joins us to discuss his approach to treating psychological trauma.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Can Vlad Make it Snow? The home of this year's Winter Olympics -- Sochi, Russia -- has been called the Florida of Russia. But Vladimir Putin is promising snow.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway An NSA Expert's Reservations The winner of the NSA's award for best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper of 2012 joins the show to discuss his reservations about the agency. Joseph Bonneau is now a fellow at Princeton University's Center for Information Technology Policy.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Roger Ailes: 'The Loudest Voice in the Room' Journalist Gabriel Sherman joins the show to talk about Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, the subject of Sherman's new book "The Loudest Voice in the Room. How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country."
  • 2:00 pm
    World Polish Entrepreneurs Cash In on Hard Cider Hard cider is a billion-dollar industry. But Poland, which grows lots of apples, wasn't cashing in because Polish law got in the way. The show finds out how a couple of cider entrepreneurs beat the system to make Poland's first hard cider.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Strategies to Help Low-Income Students Finish College The president and first lady recently met with more than 100 college and university presidents about how to help more low-income students get into -- and finish -- college. One idea focuses on supporting the high school guidance counselors who help those students apply.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    Could There Be Superhabitable Worlds? -- Astronomers have been busy looking for Earth's twin around another star, because they want to find another potentially habitable world. But hold on, says one expert. Why look for Earth's twin when there might be "superhabitable" worlds out there, which would be even friendlier for life than our planet?
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Strategies to Help Low-Income Students Finish College The president and first lady recently met with more than 100 college and university presidents about how to help more low-income students get into -- and finish -- college. One idea focuses on supporting the high school guidance counselors who help those students apply.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Roger Ailes: 'The Loudest Voice in the Room' Journalist Gabriel Sherman joins the show to talk about Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, the subject of Sherman's new book "The Loudest Voice in the Room. How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country."
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials State of the Re:Union The American Crossroads: Tulsa, Oklahoma -- Tulsa, Oklahoma sits at a crossroads of American identities. The show travels to the middle of Middle America to see what happens when these identities collide. Along the way, the program explores one of the country's deadliest race riots, a story that has been suppressed for 90 years; spends time in a native community that's resurrecting a language teetering on the edge of extinction; and visits a shrine for undocumented immigrants in a state with some of the harshest immigration laws in the nation.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum 'Love and War' With Mary Matalin and James Carville Bipartisan political power couple Mary Matalin and James Carville made waves on both sides of the aisle when they got married in 1993. Twenty years later, they're still at polar ends of the political spectrum. The two join us to talk about how they've successfully made it work, and about their new book, "Love and War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home."
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered The Pentagon on Veterans Pension Cuts The Pentagon is responding to backlash about the veterans pension cuts included in the proposed congressional budget deal. The cuts, which extend to survivors' benefits and special compensation for combat, have riled veterans groups and several lawmakers.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Recommendations on U.S. Intelligence Gathering The show talks with Richard Clarke, a former U.S. cybersecurity adviser and member of President Obama's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies. On the day before the president is set to announce reforms to the government's surveillance activities, Clarke discusses the group's recommendations.
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