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KQED World: Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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, May 6, 2014
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10921] * Nigeria * Elections preview * Andrey Kozyrev * Prayer at public meetings * Parenting now duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#33089] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3195] Tavis talks with comedy legends Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. The Grammy winners discuss their counter-culture history and reuniting for new projects. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Global Voices [#505] Last Days of the Arctic An elegy for a disappearing landscape and the people who inhabit it. duration 53:35   STEREO
  • 3:00 am
    NHK Newsline [#5027] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3196] Tavis talks with Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). An outspoken critic of the status quo, he assesses the minimum wage debate, poverty and presidential politics. Tavis also chats with singer-songwriter Carla Bruni. The former top fashion model and first lady of France discusses her first North American tour and fourth CD, "Little French Songs." duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Asia Insight [#135] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3218] duration 26:10   STEREO TVG
  • 5:00 am
    E Haku Inoa: to Weave A Name Filmmaker Christen Marquez's drive to learn the meaning of her enigmatic Hawaiian name impels her to unite her scattered family and come to terms with her estranged, mentally ill mother, who is the only person in the world who knows the meaning of her name. duration 59:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Pacific Heartbeat [#201H] Na Lani 'Eha From 'Iolani Palace: The Music of Hawaiian Royalty This historic production brings together some of Hawai'i's most beloved musicians to perform songs composed by the last members of Hawai'i's ruling monarchy. 'Iolani Palace's executive director and curator provide a historical background of the royal palace - the only one of its kind in the United States - and the musicians explain the cultural significance of the royal repertoire. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 7:00 am
    Local USA [#110] Poetry In Motion Storytelling with a kick! The words, sounds and people that bring poetry to life - a painful story about bullying; powerful memories of a soon-to-be demolished housing project; inaccurate assumptions about a pretty face; coming to terms and acceptance with loss; and the melting pot of identity politics. Five pieces from cities across the USA, including San Francisco, Detroit, Chicago and Minneapolis, that are connected by the rhythm of words and the search for identity. duration 27:13   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:30 am
    Local USA [#109] Social Media We get social, with social media! Finding the people using social media to change the world. The Chicago painting duo, who use Twitter to reward treasure hunters; documentary cameras hit the streets of Raleigh-Durham, NC, to ask how social media influenced the 2012 presidential election; a look at what happens when an entire generation of Instagram users get together with their cameras on the beaches of Santa Monica, California; and how Facebook helped to make a young Los Angeleno boy's dream come true. duration 27:52   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Global Voices [#505] Last Days of the Arctic An elegy for a disappearing landscape and the people who inhabit it. duration 53:35   STEREO
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3196] Tavis talks with Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). An outspoken critic of the status quo, he assesses the minimum wage debate, poverty and presidential politics. Tavis also chats with singer-songwriter Carla Bruni. The former top fashion model and first lady of France discusses her first North American tour and fourth CD, "Little French Songs." duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3195] Tavis talks with comedy legends Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. The Grammy winners discuss their counter-culture history and reuniting for new projects. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Asia Insight [#135] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3218] duration 26:10   STEREO TVG
  • 11:00 am
    E Haku Inoa: to Weave A Name Filmmaker Christen Marquez's drive to learn the meaning of her enigmatic Hawaiian name impels her to unite her scattered family and come to terms with her estranged, mentally ill mother, who is the only person in the world who knows the meaning of her name. duration 59:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Pacific Heartbeat [#201H] Na Lani 'Eha From 'Iolani Palace: The Music of Hawaiian Royalty This historic production brings together some of Hawai'i's most beloved musicians to perform songs composed by the last members of Hawai'i's ruling monarchy. 'Iolani Palace's executive director and curator provide a historical background of the royal palace - the only one of its kind in the United States - and the musicians explain the cultural significance of the royal repertoire. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 1:00 pm
    Local USA [#110] Poetry In Motion Storytelling with a kick! The words, sounds and people that bring poetry to life - a painful story about bullying; powerful memories of a soon-to-be demolished housing project; inaccurate assumptions about a pretty face; coming to terms and acceptance with loss; and the melting pot of identity politics. Five pieces from cities across the USA, including San Francisco, Detroit, Chicago and Minneapolis, that are connected by the rhythm of words and the search for identity. duration 27:13   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 pm
    Local USA [#109] Social Media We get social, with social media! Finding the people using social media to change the world. The Chicago painting duo, who use Twitter to reward treasure hunters; documentary cameras hit the streets of Raleigh-Durham, NC, to ask how social media influenced the 2012 presidential election; a look at what happens when an entire generation of Instagram users get together with their cameras on the beaches of Santa Monica, California; and how Facebook helped to make a young Los Angeleno boy's dream come true. duration 27:52   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    Asia Insight [#138] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#10090] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3196] Tavis talks with Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). An outspoken critic of the status quo, he assesses the minimum wage debate, poverty and presidential politics. Tavis also chats with singer-songwriter Carla Bruni. The former top fashion model and first lady of France discusses her first North American tour and fourth CD, "Little French Songs." duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#33090] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10922] * Climate change * Polio * Cursive writing * College outcomes * Raising girls duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#33090] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3202] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#5027] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10922] * Climate change * Polio * Cursive writing * College outcomes * Raising girls duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#20097] (original broadcast date: 5/06/14)
    * Rep. Trey Gowdy on the 2012 Benghazi attacks
    * Ruzwana Bashir, CEO of Peek.com
    * E.O. Wilson on his latest book "A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park"
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3197] Tavis talks with award-winning actress and best-selling author Marlo Thomas, who unpacks her latest text, It Ain't Over Till It's Over, about inspirational women who've reinvented themselves. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#703H] The team drives into Canada to meet Heather Cameron, prop stylist and story producer, in Vancouver, British Columbia, to discover how she created her own path in life, combining nature, home, beauty, and photography. From there, they travel to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where they have a chance encounter with cowboy and horse trainer, Grant Golliher of the Diamond Cross Ranch, who challenges them to face their fears and discover more about themselves. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10922] * Climate change * Polio * Cursive writing * College outcomes * Raising girls duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3592H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3202] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10922] * Climate change * Polio * Cursive writing * College outcomes * Raising girls duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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XFINITY 9 and HD 709
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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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