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Wilhemina's War (Episode #1711)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 1:00 PM

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her family through the scourge of HIV, but may be unable to save those she loves. AIDS is one of the leading causes of death for black women in the rural south, where living with HIV is a grim reality.

The State of Arizona (Episode #1510)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

This film captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona's headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration.

Wilhemina's War (Episode #1711)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 7:00 AM

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her family through the scourge of HIV, but may be unable to save those she loves. AIDS is one of the leading causes of death for black women in the rural south, where living with HIV is a grim reality.

The State of Arizona (Episode #1510)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

This film captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona's headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration.

The Great Invisible (Episode #1613)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 16, 2016 -- 6:30 AM

Explore the stories behind the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil spill, from fallout to aftermath, and its continuing effects on a region dependent on nature. The film includes unprecedented access to footage from the oil rig before the spill. By Margaret Brown.

Evolution of a Criminal (Episode #1607)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 16, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

Join filmmaker Darius Clark Monroe as he returns to the scene of the crime to explore what led him to rob a bank as a teenager in Texas, through interviews with family, friends and mentors. Executive produced by Spike Lee.

Wilhemina's War (Episode #1711)

KQED World: Thu, Jul 14, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her family through the scourge of HIV, but may be unable to save those she loves. AIDS is one of the leading causes of death for black women in the rural south, where living with HIV is a grim reality.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 14, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

East of Salinas (Episode #1704)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 10, 2016 -- 1:00 AM

East of Salinas is a story about immigration, childhood, and circumstance. With little support at home, Salinas, California third grader Jose Ansaldo often turns to his teacher, Oscar Ramos, once a migrant farm kid himself. Oscar helps Jose imagine a future beyond the lettuce fields where his parents work. But Jose was born in Mexico - and he's on the cusp of understanding the implications of that. As we watch this play out, we begin to understand the cruelty of circumstance - for Jose and many millions of migrant kids like him. East of Salinas asks: What is lost when kids like Jose are denied opportunities?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 2:00 AM

(T)ERROR (Episode #1710)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 9, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

Watch a covert terrorism sting unfold as a longtime counterterrorism informant takes on what he swears is his last job for the FBI and invites filmmakers to follow efforts to befriend a suspected jihadist, without informing his superiors.

East of Salinas (Episode #1704)

KQED World: Thu, Jul 7, 2016 -- 6:00 AM

East of Salinas is a story about immigration, childhood, and circumstance. With little support at home, Salinas, California third grader Jose Ansaldo often turns to his teacher, Oscar Ramos, once a migrant farm kid himself. Oscar helps Jose imagine a future beyond the lettuce fields where his parents work. But Jose was born in Mexico - and he's on the cusp of understanding the implications of that. As we watch this play out, we begin to understand the cruelty of circumstance - for Jose and many millions of migrant kids like him. East of Salinas asks: What is lost when kids like Jose are denied opportunities?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 7, 2016 -- 12:00 PM
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    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED ? KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

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      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

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