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KQED World: Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10627] IRS Investigation * AP Phone Records Seized * Education in India * Minnesota Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage * Russia Expels Alleged CIA Spy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32115] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - New highs for stocks, small businesses are more optimistic and American households are shedding debt. What does all this mean for the economy and the stock market? And, honeybees are disappearing. NBR will look at how their declining numbers are threatening parts of our food supply. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2901] Tavis talks with legendary actress-singer Diahann Carroll. The Tony winner and Oscar nominee reflects on her groundbreaking career and current roles in TV's White Collar and in the feature Peeples, her first film in 16 years. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Passing Poston: An American Story Between 1942 and 1945, The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona housed more than 18,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans, who worked as laborers to construct schools, farm the land and construct an irrigation system. This documentary recounts the moving and haunting stories of four former detainees. A tragic past haunts each person, now in the last chapter of their lives, as they struggle to reconcile the trauma of their youth. They also give voice to the sense of dislocation Japanese-Americans felt and how many of them still search and yearn to find their rightful place in the United States. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 am
    NHK Newsline [#4033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2902] Tavis talks with award-winning investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill, The Nation magazine's national security correspondent and a writing fellow at The Nation Institute. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    John McLaughlin's One on One [#2850] Male Health Concerns & Prostate Cancer John McLaughlin discusses Male Health Concerns & Prostate Cancer with guests Dr. Michael Manyak, and Colonel James Anderson (USAF, RET.) duration 27:30   STEREO TVG
  • 4:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#406] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Key Ingredients Most of us don't give a second thought about the wealth of history and culture that shapes our dining habits and taste preferences. Our recipes, menus, ceremonies, and etiquette are directly shaped by our country's rich immigrant experience, the history and innovations of food preparation technology, and the ever changing availability of key ingredients. Key ingredients explores four aspects of our complex relationship with food:
    * Entrepreneurial Spirit - Many people prefer to eat foods grown by people they know using local resources.
    * Eating Implications - If you are what you eat, does it also matter when, where , and with whom you eat?
    * Seed Savers - Who are the keepers of the seeds? And are older varieties of seeds important?
    * Economic Efficiencies - Do we sacrifice lifestyle and sense of community when we strive for efficiency in agriculture?
    duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 am
    Independent Lens [#1416] The Invisible War This documentary investigates one of America's most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the US military. The film paints a startling picture of the extent of the problem - today, a female soldier in combat zones is more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire. The Department of Defense estimates there were a staggering 22,800 violent sex crimes in the military in 2011. Among all active-duty female soldiers, 20% are sexually assaulted. Female soldiers aged 18 to 21 accounted for more than half of the victims. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Frontline [#3109H] Never Forget to Lie In his latest film, Marian Marzynski (Return to Poland, Shtetl) returns to the Warsaw ghetto of his childhood. Marzynski tells the story of how he as a Jewish boy escaped the Holocaust, hiding from the Nazis and surviving the war as an altar boy in a Catholic monastery. In this deeply personal film, he shares the poignant, painful recollections of other child survivors, many of whom are visiting scenes of their childhood for the last time. duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:00 am
    Passing Poston: An American Story Between 1942 and 1945, The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona housed more than 18,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans, who worked as laborers to construct schools, farm the land and construct an irrigation system. This documentary recounts the moving and haunting stories of four former detainees. A tragic past haunts each person, now in the last chapter of their lives, as they struggle to reconcile the trauma of their youth. They also give voice to the sense of dislocation Japanese-Americans felt and how many of them still search and yearn to find their rightful place in the United States. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2902] Tavis talks with award-winning investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill, The Nation magazine's national security correspondent and a writing fellow at The Nation Institute. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2901] Tavis talks with legendary actress-singer Diahann Carroll. The Tony winner and Oscar nominee reflects on her groundbreaking career and current roles in TV's White Collar and in the feature Peeples, her first film in 16 years. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    John McLaughlin's One on One [#2850] Male Health Concerns & Prostate Cancer John McLaughlin discusses Male Health Concerns & Prostate Cancer with guests Dr. Michael Manyak, and Colonel James Anderson (USAF, RET.) duration 27:30   STEREO TVG
  • 10:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#406] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Key Ingredients Most of us don't give a second thought about the wealth of history and culture that shapes our dining habits and taste preferences. Our recipes, menus, ceremonies, and etiquette are directly shaped by our country's rich immigrant experience, the history and innovations of food preparation technology, and the ever changing availability of key ingredients. Key ingredients explores four aspects of our complex relationship with food:
    * Entrepreneurial Spirit - Many people prefer to eat foods grown by people they know using local resources.
    * Eating Implications - If you are what you eat, does it also matter when, where , and with whom you eat?
    * Seed Savers - Who are the keepers of the seeds? And are older varieties of seeds important?
    * Economic Efficiencies - Do we sacrifice lifestyle and sense of community when we strive for efficiency in agriculture?
    duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:30 am
    Independent Lens [#1416] The Invisible War This documentary investigates one of America's most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the US military. The film paints a startling picture of the extent of the problem - today, a female soldier in combat zones is more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire. The Department of Defense estimates there were a staggering 22,800 violent sex crimes in the military in 2011. Among all active-duty female soldiers, 20% are sexually assaulted. Female soldiers aged 18 to 21 accounted for more than half of the victims. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    Frontline [#3109H] Never Forget to Lie In his latest film, Marian Marzynski (Return to Poland, Shtetl) returns to the Warsaw ghetto of his childhood. Marzynski tells the story of how he as a Jewish boy escaped the Holocaust, hiding from the Nazis and surviving the war as an altar boy in a Catholic monastery. In this deeply personal film, he shares the poignant, painful recollections of other child survivors, many of whom are visiting scenes of their childhood for the last time. duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#4033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#9097] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2902] Tavis talks with award-winning investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill, The Nation magazine's national security correspondent and a writing fellow at The Nation Institute. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32116] Tonight on Nightly Business Report.. Google is one of this year's most talked about stocks. Today it closed above $900 a share as the company rolled out a new line of products. Will it be the first tech company to break $1,000? And, with $360m up for grabs, we'll take a look at the Powerball fever that's gripping the nation. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10628] Holder Testimony * Sexual Assault in the Military * Preparing Cities for Weather Disasters * The Medicine Behind Angelina Jolie's Decision duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32116] Tonight on Nightly Business Report.. Google is one of this year's most talked about stocks. Today it closed above $900 a share as the company rolled out a new line of products. Will it be the first tech company to break $1,000? And, with $360m up for grabs, we'll take a look at the Powerball fever that's gripping the nation. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2208] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#4033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10628] Holder Testimony * Sexual Assault in the Military * Preparing Cities for Weather Disasters * The Medicine Behind Angelina Jolie's Decision duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#19103] (original broadcast date: 5/15/13)
    * a look at "Matilda the Musica" with director Matthew Warchus, composer Tim Minchin, actor Bertie Carvel and playwright Dennis Kelly.
    * Jimmy Connors, Hall of fame tennis player and author of the book "The Outsider."
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2903] Tavis talks with education advocate Cortlan Wickliff. Wickliff, who earns his Harvard law degree this month, assesses how his generation is handling the challenges facing young people in the US. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Patty Griffin. The genre-busting artist discusses her return to personal songwriting with her first album of mostly new material in six years, "American Kid." duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#807H] Washington, DC / New York City While in Washington, DC, the Roadtrippers head over to the International Child Art Foundation's headquarters to meet with its founder, Dr. Ashfaq Ishaq. He tells them about the importance of nurturing creativity in young minds. Then the team moves on to the popular DC-based restaurant Busboys and Poets to speak with its owner, Andy Shallal. The Roadtrippers hear about learning from failures, and they leave feeling uplifted. From there, they fly back to Chicago to pick up the Green RV from the mechanic to hit the road to New York. In New York City, they meet with dance legend Judith Jamison and catch a performance at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Central Park. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10628] Holder Testimony * Sexual Assault in the Military * Preparing Cities for Weather Disasters * The Medicine Behind Angelina Jolie's Decision duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3338] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2208] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10628] Holder Testimony * Sexual Assault in the Military * Preparing Cities for Weather Disasters * The Medicine Behind Angelina Jolie's Decision duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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Channel
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XFINITY 192
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Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
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Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
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