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AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange Previous Broadcasts

The Abominable Crime (Episode #705)

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 6:00 AM

Two Jamaicans - a young single mother and a leading human-rights activist - must flee their homeland in the face of endemic anti-gay violence. Their stories expose the roots of homophobia in Jamaican society, reveal the deep psychological and social impacts of discrimination on the lives of gays and lesbians, and offer an intimate first-person perspective on the risks and challenges of seeking asylum abroad.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 12:00 PM

AFROPUNK Presents The Triptych (Episode #704H)

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 6:00 AM

The Triptych is a unique and profound documentary series profiling some of the most outspoken visual artists of our time. This short-film series highlights the work of artists Sanford Biggers, Wangechi Mutu, and Barron Claiborne. Three intimate conversations reflect on their life experience, letting the viewer discover how their observations have shaped the art they create.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 15, 2015 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 12:00 PM

Sound of Torture (Episode #703H)

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 6:00 AM

Follow the efforts of Swedish-Eritrean journalist Meron Estefanos as she helps aid Eritreans kidnapped, held hostage and tortured in Egypt's Sinai Desert by Bedouin smugglers.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 8, 2015 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 12:00 PM

Ladies' Turn (Episode #702H)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 1, 2015 -- 10:00 PM

In Senegal, a non-profit organization uses soccer as a powerful tool for promoting gender equality, presenting new female role models, and helping women and girls develop important leadership and teamwork skills.

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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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