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KQED World: Friday, July 19, 2013

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

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

Friday, July 19, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10714] The Real Costs of the Affordable Care Act * Deaths at an Indian School * Russian Dissident Sentenced * Language Wars duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32162] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Google and Microsoft report earnings. Which one is a better buy for your portfolio? NBR will ask a money manager what he's doing with his money. And, JP Morgan may be facing a big fine for reportedly manipulating the energy markets. Is this another example of a company behaving badly? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2948] Tavis talks with Amy Grant about her new CD, "How Mercy Looks From Here." The multiple Grammy-winning Christian singer-songwriter-turned-pop crossover sensation explains why it took a decade to make her new CD. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Nature [#2902H] The Animal House Animals build homes for reasons very similar to our own, but they've been doing it for much longer. From a small depression in the sand to an elaborate, multi-chambered tunnel - animal structures can be simple or architectural marvels. In each case, the goal is the same - protection from predators and a nearby source of food. These structures, whether a nest, a burrow or a mound, are also the site of great dramas and extraordinary behaviors. From master builders like termites and beavers, to master decorators like the bowerbird, which places colorful flowers at the entrance to its nest, "The Animal House" will be a global look at the "homelife of wildlife." duration 56:16   SRND51 TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 3:00 am
    Newsline [#4080] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2949] Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor and activist James Cromwell. The Emmy and Oscar nominee reflects on his romantic lead role in the highly praised indie film Still Mine. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Well Read [#112] Lesley Hazleton, "The First Muslim: The Story of Muhammad" duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1112] Does Hell Reveal God? What kind of God would create hell? Does the truth of Christianity, Judaism and Islam depend on the reality of Hell? Does the nature of Hell offer Insight into what God would be like? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Serving America: Memories of Peace Corps This program highlights the experiences of some of the nearly 3000 volunteers who served during the early years of the Peace Corps. A mix of archival film and photographs, along with personal stories from former volunteers, tells a story of service and idealism. Interviews convey the volunteers' passion, commitment and bravery as they lived and worked in developing countries, including South and Central America, Africa and the Middle East. From almost fatal obstacles to spiritual epiphanies, these men and women describe their transformative experiences. Donna Shalala, former US Secretary of Health and Human Services (1993-2001), recounts the adventure of serving in Iran between 1962 and 1964. "What the Peace Corps really did is make me a citizen of the world," says Shalala. duration 26:44   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 am
    Global Voices [#608] Behind The Rainbow More than a decade after the inauguration of Nelson Mandela, South Africa was slated to become the host of the World Cup in 2010 - a public affirmation of its break with its violent legacy of apartheid. But while the founding Freedom Charter of the African National Congress (ANC) outlined ideals for "a better life for all," harsh inequalities still existed, from xenophobic attacks to corruption scandals and township protests. As a new decade looms, post-apartheid South Africa is at a crucial and dangerous crossroads.
    With the 2009 presidential election as a backdrop, this documentary gives a previously untold account of the country's political problems, struggles, and realities. It explores the transition of the ANC from a liberation organization into South Africa's ruling party, through the evolution of the relationship between two of its most prominent veterans, Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma.
    Exiled under apartheid, they were once brothers in arms. Under Mandela's administration, they loyally labored to build a non-racial state. Now, they are bitter rivals. Their duel threatens to tear apart the ANC and the country, as the poor desperately seek hope in change and the elite fight for the spoils of victory. The film features key interviews with ANC current and former leaders, including Jacob Zuma, Kgalema Motlanthe, Pallo Jordan, Thabo Mbeki, and Terror Lekota. Examining previous events that the country's political decision-makers have agreed to bury for the sake of democracy, this is a behind-the-scenes look at South Africa's seemingly miraculous transformation.
    duration 1:25:07   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange [#502] Dear Mandela Destroyed homes, threats at gunpoint and high-court action, this battle by three young people to stand up for their rights is a testimony to people power. When the South African government promises to "eradicate the slums" and begins to evict shack dwellers far outside the city, three friends who live in Durban's vast shantytowns refuse to be moved. Dear Mandela follows their journey from their shacks to the highest court in the land as they invoke Nelson Mandela's example and become leaders in a growing social movement. By turns inspiring, devastating and funny, the film offers a new perspective on the role that young people can play in political change and is a fascinating portrait of South Africa coming of age. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Nature [#2902H] The Animal House Animals build homes for reasons very similar to our own, but they've been doing it for much longer. From a small depression in the sand to an elaborate, multi-chambered tunnel - animal structures can be simple or architectural marvels. In each case, the goal is the same - protection from predators and a nearby source of food. These structures, whether a nest, a burrow or a mound, are also the site of great dramas and extraordinary behaviors. From master builders like termites and beavers, to master decorators like the bowerbird, which places colorful flowers at the entrance to its nest, "The Animal House" will be a global look at the "homelife of wildlife." duration 56:16   SRND51 TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2949] Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor and activist James Cromwell. The Emmy and Oscar nominee reflects on his romantic lead role in the highly praised indie film Still Mine. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2948] Tavis talks with Amy Grant about her new CD, "How Mercy Looks From Here." The multiple Grammy-winning Christian singer-songwriter-turned-pop crossover sensation explains why it took a decade to make her new CD. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Well Read [#112] Lesley Hazleton, "The First Muslim: The Story of Muhammad" duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1112] Does Hell Reveal God? What kind of God would create hell? Does the truth of Christianity, Judaism and Islam depend on the reality of Hell? Does the nature of Hell offer Insight into what God would be like? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Serving America: Memories of Peace Corps This program highlights the experiences of some of the nearly 3000 volunteers who served during the early years of the Peace Corps. A mix of archival film and photographs, along with personal stories from former volunteers, tells a story of service and idealism. Interviews convey the volunteers' passion, commitment and bravery as they lived and worked in developing countries, including South and Central America, Africa and the Middle East. From almost fatal obstacles to spiritual epiphanies, these men and women describe their transformative experiences. Donna Shalala, former US Secretary of Health and Human Services (1993-2001), recounts the adventure of serving in Iran between 1962 and 1964. "What the Peace Corps really did is make me a citizen of the world," says Shalala. duration 26:44   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:30 am
    Global Voices [#608] Behind The Rainbow More than a decade after the inauguration of Nelson Mandela, South Africa was slated to become the host of the World Cup in 2010 - a public affirmation of its break with its violent legacy of apartheid. But while the founding Freedom Charter of the African National Congress (ANC) outlined ideals for "a better life for all," harsh inequalities still existed, from xenophobic attacks to corruption scandals and township protests. As a new decade looms, post-apartheid South Africa is at a crucial and dangerous crossroads.
    With the 2009 presidential election as a backdrop, this documentary gives a previously untold account of the country's political problems, struggles, and realities. It explores the transition of the ANC from a liberation organization into South Africa's ruling party, through the evolution of the relationship between two of its most prominent veterans, Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma.
    Exiled under apartheid, they were once brothers in arms. Under Mandela's administration, they loyally labored to build a non-racial state. Now, they are bitter rivals. Their duel threatens to tear apart the ANC and the country, as the poor desperately seek hope in change and the elite fight for the spoils of victory. The film features key interviews with ANC current and former leaders, including Jacob Zuma, Kgalema Motlanthe, Pallo Jordan, Thabo Mbeki, and Terror Lekota. Examining previous events that the country's political decision-makers have agreed to bury for the sake of democracy, this is a behind-the-scenes look at South Africa's seemingly miraculous transformation.
    duration 1:25:07   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange [#502] Dear Mandela Destroyed homes, threats at gunpoint and high-court action, this battle by three young people to stand up for their rights is a testimony to people power. When the South African government promises to "eradicate the slums" and begins to evict shack dwellers far outside the city, three friends who live in Durban's vast shantytowns refuse to be moved. Dear Mandela follows their journey from their shacks to the highest court in the land as they invoke Nelson Mandela's example and become leaders in a growing social movement. By turns inspiring, devastating and funny, the film offers a new perspective on the role that young people can play in political change and is a fascinating portrait of South Africa coming of age. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#4080] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#9144] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2949] Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor and activist James Cromwell. The Emmy and Oscar nominee reflects on his romantic lead role in the highly praised indie film Still Mine. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32163] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the day after Detroit files the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, what happens to its city workers, bond holders and mutual fund owners? And, as the temperature rises, power companies are put to the test. But what if a utility could store electricity before a heat wave hits? NBR will introduce you to one company that wants to make that a reality. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10715] Obama * Detroit Bankruptcy * Shields and Brooks Examine the Week's News * Virginia Governor's Race* Royal Baby duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32163] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the day after Detroit files the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, what happens to its city workers, bond holders and mutual fund owners? And, as the temperature rises, power companies are put to the test. But what if a utility could store electricity before a heat wave hits? NBR will introduce you to one company that wants to make that a reality. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2255] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17200Z] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10715] Obama * Detroit Bankruptcy * Shields and Brooks Examine the Week's News * Virginia Governor's Race* Royal Baby duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#19150] (original broadcast date: 7/19/13)
    * Tom Friedman of the New York Times on Egypt.
    * Colum McCann, author of "TransAtlantic. "
    * artist James Turell.
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2950] Tavis talks with the National Legal Aid and Defense Association president Jo-Ann Wallace, who assesses the negative impact of sequestration on the legal system in the US. Tavis also talks with educator Rafe Esquith. An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#803H] Las Vegas, Phoenix After arriving in Las Vegas, NV, the Roadtrippers meet up with Rex Doty, a toy maker that creates toys for children in need, who inspires the team through his passion for giving. Next, the team heads to the restaurant Rick Moonen's rm Seafood to speak with none other than its charismatic chef and owner, Rick Moonen. Afterward, the team gets back on the road where - after taking in the picturesque scenery at the Grand Canyon - they head to Phoenix, AZ., to speak with Larry Colbert, a blind motivational speaker and author. The Roadtrippers hear Larry's moving story of overcoming obstacles to do what made him happy, despite others not believing in him. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10715] Obama * Detroit Bankruptcy * Shields and Brooks Examine the Week's News * Virginia Governor's Race* Royal Baby duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3385] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2255] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10715] Obama * Detroit Bankruptcy * Shields and Brooks Examine the Week's News * Virginia Governor's Race* Royal Baby duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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