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KQED World: Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2026] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10446H] Democrats Gather In Charlotte * The State Of Organized Labor * An Interview With Stephanie Cutter * Looking Back At The 2008 Election * In The South, A Possible Shift In The Political Climate * Shields And Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18181H] (original broadcast date: 9/03/12)
    * Mark Halperin * Martin O'Malley, Governor of Maryland * Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2681] Tavis talks with musician Ry Cooper. The celebrated guitarist shares the inspiration behind his latest project, "Election Special," and assesses the future of sociopolitical music. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31306Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10446H] Democrats Gather In Charlotte * The State Of Organized Labor * An Interview With Stephanie Cutter * Looking Back At The 2008 Election * In The South, A Possible Shift In The Political Climate * Shields And Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2026] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2026] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:00 am
    Journey to Palomar This program traces the story of astronomer George Ellery Hale, considered the father of astrophysics, as he struggles personally and professionally to build the greatest telescopes of the 20th century at the Yerkes and Mount Wilson Observatories, and finally the 20-year effort to build the million-pound telescope on Palomar Mountain, considered the "Moon shot" of the 1930s and '40s. Hale's observatories revolutionized our understanding of the universe, making headlines throughout the 20th century with revelations such as Edwin Hubble's 1929 discovery of the expansion of the universe. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:30 am
    Wetlands: The Drain Game Wetland loss is a major environmental problem on the prairies, and this loss is impacting water quality and flooding, which has been widespread across much of the prairies during the spring and summer of 2011. WETLANDS: The Drain Game sheds light on those issues, explores economic impacts, and examine show wetland drainage affects all residents o the prairie region. Most importantly, the documentary looks at what is needed to protect these important ecosystems. duration 26:46   TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#520H] Anand Giridharadas Journalist and author Anand Giridharadas (India Calling) took the unusual step of moving back to India as an adult to learn about the country of his ancestors. In this conversation with Maria Hinojosa he talks about India's transformation from a country people couldn't wait to leave to one to which their children aspire to return. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:30 am
    Need To Know [#251H] A BATTLE FOR VOTES - Anchor Jeff Greenfield looks ahead to next week's Democratic national convention in Charlotte, and reports from Ohio on the Democrats' efforts to win the white, working-class vote.
    CONVENTION SPEECHES THROUGH HISTORY - A look back at convention speeches that propelled unlikely candidates to the nomination - and some to the Presidency.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:00 am
    Journey to Palomar This program traces the story of astronomer George Ellery Hale, considered the father of astrophysics, as he struggles personally and professionally to build the greatest telescopes of the 20th century at the Yerkes and Mount Wilson Observatories, and finally the 20-year effort to build the million-pound telescope on Palomar Mountain, considered the "Moon shot" of the 1930s and '40s. Hale's observatories revolutionized our understanding of the universe, making headlines throughout the 20th century with revelations such as Edwin Hubble's 1929 discovery of the expansion of the universe. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 11:30 am
    Wetlands: The Drain Game Wetland loss is a major environmental problem on the prairies, and this loss is impacting water quality and flooding, which has been widespread across much of the prairies during the spring and summer of 2011. WETLANDS: The Drain Game sheds light on those issues, explores economic impacts, and examine show wetland drainage affects all residents o the prairie region. Most importantly, the documentary looks at what is needed to protect these important ecosystems. duration 26:46   TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2027] duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2027] duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3156] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18181H] (original broadcast date: 9/03/12)
    * Mark Halperin * Martin O'Malley, Governor of Maryland * Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31307Z] The Democratic National Convention is underway in North Carolina. We'll speak with Austan Goolsbee, he's the top economist on the president's economic recovery board. September is historically the worst month for stocks...what can investors expect this time around? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt takes a look. Gas prices may be up, but consumers were scrambling to buy new cars in August. Midwest Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook takes a look at why auto sales revved up last month. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10447H] Democratic National Convention Kicks Off In Charlotte * An Interview With Elizabeth Warren * Shields And Brooks * Interviews With Kirsten Gillibrand And Kamala Harris, And A Look At Young Voters duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17248H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10447H] Democratic National Convention Kicks Off In Charlotte * An Interview With Elizabeth Warren * Shields And Brooks * Interviews With Kirsten Gillibrand And Kamala Harris, And A Look At Young Voters duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3156] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10447H] Democratic National Convention Kicks Off In Charlotte * An Interview With Elizabeth Warren * Shields And Brooks * Interviews With Kirsten Gillibrand And Kamala Harris, And A Look At Young Voters duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18182H] (original broadcast date: 9/04/12)
    political analysis at the Democratic National Convention with Jodi Kantor of the New York Times and author of The Obamas; David Maraniss, editor at the Washington Post and author of Barack Obama: The Story; E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post; Dan Balz of the Washington Post; and former Republican strategist Frank Luntz
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2682] Tavis talks with Arianna Huffington. From the DNC in Charlotte, the Huffington Post founder reflects on the RNC, the tone of the presidential campaign and how social media can help extend the scope of conversations on current issues. Plus, Tavis pays tribute to Oscar-nominated actor Michael Clarke Duncan, often called the "gentle giant." duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31307Z] The Democratic National Convention is underway in North Carolina. We'll speak with Austan Goolsbee, he's the top economist on the president's economic recovery board. September is historically the worst month for stocks...what can investors expect this time around? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt takes a look. Gas prices may be up, but consumers were scrambling to buy new cars in August. Midwest Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook takes a look at why auto sales revved up last month. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10447H] Democratic National Convention Kicks Off In Charlotte * An Interview With Elizabeth Warren * Shields And Brooks * Interviews With Kirsten Gillibrand And Kamala Harris, And A Look At Young Voters duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3157] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2027] duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2027] duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
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