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KQED World: Wednesday, October 23, 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, October 23, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10782] Drone Strikes * Jobs Numbers * Future of the GOP * Walking Around the World duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32230] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, with the S&P at a new high, the Fed on hold and gas prices falling, is this the sweet spot for the market and investors? And, the surprising message Netflix's CEO is sending about his soaring stock price. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3016] Tavis talks with Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., director of the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for African and American Research at Harvard University. The author of 16 books, the Harvard scholar talks about his latest project, the book & PBS series, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Global Voices [#303] China Blue duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    NHK Newsline [#4148] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3017] Tavis talks with Patrick McCarthy, CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation. With nearly 30 years of experience in the field of children's well-being, McCarthy assesses poverty in the US. Tavis also talks with The Nation's Greg Kaufmann about the persistence of poverty in America. Called "one of the most consistent voices on poverty in America," Kaufmann weighs in on hunger, politics and policy. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Asian Voices [#211] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#429] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Global Voices [#603] When Hari Got Married Hari, a 30-year-old taxi driver in the Indian Himalayas, is getting married to a girl he has never met but has fallen in love with over the mobile phone. duration 53:53   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    America Reframed [#114] America Dreams Deferred A young Latino man, William Caballero, juggles unconditional family love with the challenges of breaking the cycle that has kept so many relatives from reaching their dreams. Set against a backdrop of Coney Island and Fayetteville, North Carolina, an NYU graduate student turns the camera on his Puerto Rican-American family plagued by social, medical and public health issues. US health care and culture is examined through this young man's lens, which also explores both his and family's dreams. Many immigrants in the US aspire to achieve the American dream and this Latino family comprised of immigrants to second-generation Americans is no different. As subjective as the barometer of reaching this goal is, the film begs the ultimate question: who attains their American dream? duration 1:59:00   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Global Voices [#303] China Blue duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3017] Tavis talks with Patrick McCarthy, CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation. With nearly 30 years of experience in the field of children's well-being, McCarthy assesses poverty in the US. Tavis also talks with The Nation's Greg Kaufmann about the persistence of poverty in America. Called "one of the most consistent voices on poverty in America," Kaufmann weighs in on hunger, politics and policy. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3016] Tavis talks with Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., director of the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for African and American Research at Harvard University. The author of 16 books, the Harvard scholar talks about his latest project, the book & PBS series, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Asian Voices [#211] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#429] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Global Voices [#603] When Hari Got Married Hari, a 30-year-old taxi driver in the Indian Himalayas, is getting married to a girl he has never met but has fallen in love with over the mobile phone. duration 53:53   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    America Reframed [#114] America Dreams Deferred A young Latino man, William Caballero, juggles unconditional family love with the challenges of breaking the cycle that has kept so many relatives from reaching their dreams. Set against a backdrop of Coney Island and Fayetteville, North Carolina, an NYU graduate student turns the camera on his Puerto Rican-American family plagued by social, medical and public health issues. US health care and culture is examined through this young man's lens, which also explores both his and family's dreams. Many immigrants in the US aspire to achieve the American dream and this Latino family comprised of immigrants to second-generation Americans is no different. As subjective as the barometer of reaching this goal is, the film begs the ultimate question: who attains their American dream? duration 1:59:00   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#4148] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#9212] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3017] Tavis talks with Patrick McCarthy, CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation. With nearly 30 years of experience in the field of children's well-being, McCarthy assesses poverty in the US. Tavis also talks with The Nation's Greg Kaufmann about the persistence of poverty in America. Called "one of the most consistent voices on poverty in America," Kaufmann weighs in on hunger, politics and policy. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32231] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, a tale of two blue chips. Why is Boeing climbing to record highs while Caterpillar sees rough roads ahead? And, Detroit officially makes its case for bankruptcy - but not without a fight from retirees and pensioners. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10783] Affordable Care Act * Detroit Bankruptcy * Detroit Poetry * Toxic Shellfish * Book Conversation duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32231] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, a tale of two blue chips. Why is Boeing climbing to record highs while Caterpillar sees rough roads ahead? And, Detroit officially makes its case for bankruptcy - but not without a fight from retirees and pensioners. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3063] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#4148] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10783] Affordable Care Act * Detroit Bankruptcy * Detroit Poetry * Toxic Shellfish * Book Conversation duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#19218] (original broadcast date: 10/23/13)
    * Peter Baker of the New York Times on his book "Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House."
    * chef Grant Achatz and chef Thomas Keller on the documentary "Spinning Plates."
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3018] Tavis talks with Grammy-winning jazz great Herb Alpert about his new release, "Steppin' Out." The prolific musician, whose recordings (both with the Tijuana Brass and as a solo artist) have sold over 72 million copies, reflects on his 50+ years in the music business. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#702H] Traveling up Highway 101 to San Francisco, the team takes in the iconic sights of the West coast, from sea lions to the Golden Gate Bridge, before stopping to speak with Aleks Zavaleta, Executive Director of Loco Bloco, a community outreach program. In Sebastopol they interview Jay Shafer, designer of Tumbleweed Tiny Homes, sustainable homes as small as 65 square feet, whose home makes the RV seem spacious. Continuing into the Pacific Northwest, the team is invited into the home of Lori Pappas, CEO of Global Team for Local Initiatives, an Ethiopian aid organization. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10783] Affordable Care Act * Detroit Bankruptcy * Detroit Poetry * Toxic Shellfish * Book Conversation duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3453] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3063] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10783] Affordable Care Act * Detroit Bankruptcy * Detroit Poetry * Toxic Shellfish * Book Conversation duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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XFINITY 189
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XFINITY 190
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