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KQED Public Radio: Thursday, July 3, 2014

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Thursday, July 3, 2014
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Planet Money: Is Salary Transparency a Good Thing? Most companies keep salaries secret because they don't want to risk infighting and jealousy between coworkers. Planet Money's Lisa Pollack looks at one company where that's not the case, where salaries are posted for all to see.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials New York Times Conference Health for Tomorrow -- From Obamacare to state-of-the-art technology and innovation, and from harnessing soaring medical costs to the implications of genetic testing and personalized medicine, health care is Topic A on everyone's mind. In response to the concerns surrounding this disrupted industry, The New York Times brings together experts from across the spectrum of health care to discuss and debate the dramatic changes underway in a new conference, Health for Tomorrow, which took place at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. Speakers and panelists - from cutting edge researchers and Nobel Prize winners to policymakers and technology professionals - will define and analyze the Affordable Care Act and the larger implications of health care policy, and will look at where the next health care breakthroughs will happen, and how technology is altering medicine.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition The Fate of Unaccompanied Central American Child Immigrants Tens of thousands of Central American children are crossing into the United States. The administration has opened shelters for them. But it wants to speed up deportations, too. Advocates fear this will send them back into danger.
  • 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 State Urges Pregnant Women to Vaccinate Against Whooping Cough Cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, are escalating across California and hitting Sonoma, Napa and Marin counties the hardest. Over 4,500 Californians have been infected so far this year, including three infants who have died, prompting state officials to advise pregnant women to get vaccinated. We'll discuss the epidemic and get advice from health professionals.
  • 9:30 am
    Forum Routine Pelvic Exams Unnecessary for Healthy Women Do women need to undergo an annual pelvic exam? Maybe not, according to a new paper published this week by the American College of Physicians. The study concludes that annual screenings cause unnecessary pain and discomfort and are not effective in detecting cancers. We'll hear from health professionals about the pros and cons of annual pelvic exams.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum The History of Independence Day The Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, proclaiming their freedom from Great Britain. We celebrate that day with fireworks and BBQs, but there's a deeper history to the men and women who crafted our nation's first beginnings. We talk with historians about the stories behind our country's independence.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Former Death Row Inmate on His Exoneration Kirk Bloodsworth was sentenced to death for a crime he didn't commit. He was exonerated, and now he's speaking out against capital punishment.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Calif. State Senator on America's Response to Child Immigrants California State Senator Norma Torres is the highest-ranking American elected official to have been born in Guatemala -- and she lives just an hour from Tuesday's heated protests against Central American immigrants. The show talks with Torres about America's response the influx of child migrants from Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Documenting Roger Ebert in 'Life Itself' Just after film critic Roger Ebert agreed to let Steve James make a documentary about him, Ebert's cancer returned. He died four months later. James' new film "Life Itself" is about Ebert's life, and those final four months during which Ebert allowed James to film him in the hospital and rehab. Terry Gross talks with James, and Ebert's widow Chaz, president of Ebert Productions.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Colombian Bars Go Dry on Purpose Before Match With Brazil The World Cup ought to come with a warning label. Alcohol-related accidents and deaths go up when national teams play. In Colombia, authorities have their eyes on Friday, when Colombia's quarterfinal match takes place against Brazil. By law, some of Colombia's bars will go dry before the game even kicks off - and fans are none too happy.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace President Obama on the Economy Host Kai Ryssdal talks to President Barack Obama from the Oval Office about the U.S. economy and where we are in the economic recovery.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace President Obama on the Economy Host Kai Ryssdal talks to President Barack Obama from the Oval Office about the U.S. economy and where we are in the economic recovery.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Documenting Roger Ebert in 'Life Itself' Just after film critic Roger Ebert agreed to let Steve James make a documentary about him, Ebert's cancer returned. He died four months later. James' new film "Life Itself" is about Ebert's life, and those final four months during which Ebert allowed James to film him in the hospital and rehab. Terry Gross talks with James, and Ebert's widow Chaz, president of Ebert Productions.
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials Humankind The Right to Vote -- Who may participate in democracy's most basic activity? This special program looks at the much-contested right to vote in America, from slaves freed after the Civil War to women's suffrage, to the civil rights movement, to today's debate over whether voters should be required to show ID at the polls. The show hears from diverse voices and views -- and archival audio -- on the long battle over who is included in our democracy.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Economy Picks Up Jobs The job market improved in June, as employers added 288,000 workers to their payrolls and the unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent. In another welcome development, the ranks of the long-term unemployed declined.
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