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David Brown, Retired Dallas Police Chief (Episode #725)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

David Brown is a 33-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department, from which he retired as chief in October 2016. Now a correspondent for ABC News, he is also an adviser for Texas organizations focused on positively influencing early childhood education efforts, mental health awareness and treatment, and assistance for formerly incarcerated persons. His first book titled Called to Rise hits shelves this June.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Katharine Hayhoe, Atmospheric Scientist (Episode #715)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Katharine Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist who studies climate change. In 2014, she was recognized by Time Magazine as one of the top 100 Most Influential People in the world and by Foreign Policy as one of the top 100 Global Thinkers. Dr. Hayhoe is currently a professor and directs the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. She also hosts the PBS Digital Studios web series Global Weirding.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Gary Kelly, CEO, Southwest Airlines (Episode #726)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Gary Kelly serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Southwest Airlines. In Kelly's 30 years at Southwest he has worked as a controller, Chief Financial Officer, VP of Finance, Executive VP and CFO before being promoted to CEO in 2004. In 2017 Kelly was recognized as one of the top five underrated CEOs by Fortune magazine.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Jeff Nichols, Director (Episode #717)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Jeff Nichols is a writer and director whose past works include internationally acclaimed Shotgun Stories, Take Shelter, Mud and Midnight Special. His latest film Loving tells the story of the landmark US civil rights case, Loving v. Virginia.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Leader (Episode #722)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Nancy Pelosi is the Democratic Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 114th Congress. Previously Pelosi served as the first ever female Speaker of the House. In 2013 she was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame. As the Democratic Leader, Pelosi is fighting for increased health care funding, tougher environmental regulations and the protection of human rights.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
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