This series features fascinating stories of diverse people, culled from public television stations and independent producers from across the country, and curated around a single theme for each program.
Hunger In America (#114) Duration: 27:09 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
Food insecurities and portraits of the hungry in America; the ironic story of Californian farmers who don't have enough to eat; a suburban Chicago family feeling the economic pinch at the dinner table; and big city food deserts.
- KQED World: Sun, Apr 26, 2015 -- 9:30pm
Immigration: Home (#115) Duration: 27:08 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
The immigration trail to Nashville, Tennessee; Bhutan refugees who come for religious freedom; the relocation and adaptation of Somalians; and the flourishing professionals in the Kurdish community.
- KQED World: Tue, Apr 28, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
- KQED World: Tue, Apr 28, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
- KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
- KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, May 3, 2015 -- 9:30pm Remind me
- KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
- KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
- KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
- KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me
Immigration: on the Border (#116) Duration: 27:00 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
Stories from Arizona and California. Issues on immigration - from both sides of the fence; the treacherous conditions migrants face while trying to cross into the United States;danger for the children of immigrants who are left behind; and the vigilante Americans who patrol the border.
Caring at the End (#117) Duration: 26:54 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
Stories from North Carolina, California, and Ohio. As our loved ones near the end of their lives, the difficulty in comforting them reverberates in the lives of family members, caretakers, and communities: a woman with young children of her own must find balance as she cares for her ailing mother; a look at the intimate bond between patient and caretaker; the story of a man who personifies "in sickness and in health"; and how the power of music can awaken sleeping minds.
Harnessing The Sun (#118) Duration: 29:04 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
The story of America's solar industry, and the promise of solar today and tomorrow: the rise and fall of the 1970s American solar energy program; a non-profit dedicated to providing low income families with solar panels; the Seattle company that built "the world's greenest office building"; and the creative couple in Idaho blazing new solar paths for America's highways.