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KQED Public Radio: Monday, October 2, 2017

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Monday, October 2, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    On the Media Covering Puerto Rico As Puerto Rico reels from Hurricanes Irma and Maria, most of the mainland media look the other way. This week, On the Media examines how Puerto Ricos own reporters are handling the crisis. Also, while the President feuds with the NFL, a look at the radical history of the national anthem.
  • 1:00 am
    Latino USA Latino GDP A professor at UCLA recently calculated what he is calling the Latino GDP: If all the Latinos in the United States made up their own country, their GDP would be the 7th largest in the world, right behind France. Today, Latino USA explores the effects of this rising Latino economic power, from the arrival of hit bilingual shows like Narcos to how brands develop advertising campaigns targeted at Latinos. Plus, a conversation with one of the first Latinas at NASA, Sylvia Acevedo. And a conversation with Latina icon Dolores Huerta about her new documentary.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Weekend Disaster Real Estate What if, after a disaster, the government came to you and said your house wont be safe in the future. Would you let them buy you out? And, about 80 percent of the value of Puerto Ricos crops have been destroyed. Find out what that means for the islands future.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition New Worlds Comedian Bill Murray didn't just find a friend when he met German cellist Jan Vogler on a plane. He found a musical partner. Murray and Vogler's new album, "New Worlds" pulls from classic works like the musical "West Side Story" and the novel "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." The two talk about how such a project came to pass.
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum UC Berkeley's Thomas Mann on 'One Nation After Trump' In his new book One Nation After Trump, UC Berkeley political scientist Thomas Mann argues that, despite the danger President Trump poses to our free institutions, his election may be one of the best things to happen to the United States. He joins us to discuss the book (written with E.J. Dionne and Norman Ornstein), what the 2016 election says about the country and how Trumps presidency can lead to a renewal of civic engagement.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Future Uncertain for $17 Billion Delta Tunnels Project After Central Valley Farmers Pull Support Governor Jerry Brown's $17 billion plan to construct two 35-mile tunnels below the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta fell into doubt last month, as a Central Valley water district voted against it. Backers of the project, known as "California WaterFix," say it would stabilize and improve water delivery across the state. But opponents say the tunnels are too costly and will harm the estuary and the fish that depend on it. We discuss the future of project.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Live Movies Academy Award winning Director Francis Ford Coppola wants to revolutionize the way movies are made. He wants to add the element of performance to film, by shooting, editing and adding sound effects live.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Sonic Attacks On Friday, the US announced that it will pull most of its staff from the US embassy in Cuba in response to sonic attacks conducted against diplomats. Its been almost a year since they reported unexplained health problems.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Roz Chast, Daniel Mendelsohn Roz Chasts cartoons have appeared on the pages of The New Yorker for decades. Her new book, Going into Town, is a guidebook to New York City drawn in cartoons and it's about what she loves, and doesn't love about the city. Chast's illustrations have also appeared in Scientific American, the Harvard Business Review, Redbook, and Mother Jones. Then Sam Briger talks to Danie lMendelsohn, a classics professor and author of the new memoir An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic. It's about what happened when his 81 year old father began sitting in on Mendelsohn's freshman class on Homer's epic The Odyssey. Mendelsohn teaches literature at Bard College and is also a contributor to The New Yorker and The New York Review of Books.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Spy Stuff The US withdraws diplomats from Havana after a bunch of them get sick. Hearing loss. Headaches. Vomiting. And speculation that a hi-tech sonic weapon could be the cause. Real-life spy stuff in Havana, plus a global take on your day.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Marvel vs. DC Marvel and DC comics have gone head to head for a half century. How their epic battle shaped the history of comic books and the childhoods of generation.
  • 4:30 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Marvel vs. DC Marvel and DC comics have gone head to head for a half century. How their epic battle shaped the history of comic books and the childhoods of generation.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Roz Chast, Daniel Mendelsohn Roz Chasts cartoons have appeared on the pages of The New Yorker for decades. Her new book, Going into Town, is a guidebook to New York City drawn in cartoons and it's about what she loves, and doesn't love about the city. Chast's illustrations have also appeared in Scientific American, the Harvard Business Review, Redbook, and Mother Jones. Then Sam Briger talks to Danie lMendelsohn, a classics professor and author of the new memoir An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic. It's about what happened when his 81 year old father began sitting in on Mendelsohn's freshman class on Homer's epic The Odyssey. Mendelsohn teaches literature at Bard College and is also a contributor to The New Yorker and The New York Review of Books.
  • 8:00 pm
    World Affairs Trust, Justice and the Conflict Continuum If pluralism is essential to free and functioning societies, it is also the sine qua non of liberal democracy. But when states fail to meet the needs of their citizens and collapse into violent conflict, what is the role of the international community and global civil society? In this conversation, David Miliband of the International Rescue Committee, John Prendergast of the Enough Project, Yifat Susskind of MADRE, David Tolbert of the International Center for Transitional Justice, Robin Wright of the US Institute of Peace, and Robert Malley of the International Crisis Group discuss building trust and ensuring justice in conflict areas.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    1A with Joshua Johnson The Cardi B Conundrum If you don't know who Cardi B is, youd better catch up quick. The rapper's hit single "Bodak Yellow" recently peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and made history. Cardi B is the first female hip-hop artist to top the chart since 1998. There have only been four other female rappers to do so. Women in hip-hop have a strong legacy, but why has their success in popular music been limited of late?
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Witnessing the Massacre Mark Lacy, an audience member in the VIP section at the Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, witnessed the shooting at close range, and he even stood next to someone shot in the head. NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Lacy, who stayed on the scene well into the early morning hours helping the injured.
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