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KQED World: Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

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

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10927] * NSA spying * Jet fuel leak * Thomas Piketty * Medal of Honor duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#33095H] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, IBM's CEO, in a rare television interview, describes how Big Blue is reinventing itself, changing the industry and will be a model for others to follow. And, did the new man in charge of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac just make it easier for more Americans to get home loans? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3201Z] Tavis talks with consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader, who has instigated many consumer reforms that Americans now take for granted, and who reviews points from his latest text, Unstoppable. Tavis also chats with Mad Men's John Slattery. The 4-time Emmy nominee discusses the final season of his critically acclaimed series, and his feature film directorial debut with God's Pocket. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Mulberry Child This film is the moving story of author Jian Ping's coming of age as the daughter of a senior government official and her family's struggle to survive China's Cultural Revolution of 1966-1979. The story follows Jian's life through her present-day relationship with her American daughter, addressing universal issues between mother and daughter; triumph and adversity; and overcoming the immigrant challenges. Narrated by actress Jacqueline Bisset. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Newsline [#5033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3202Z] Tavis talks with award-winning journalist Jonathan M. Katz, author of The Big Truck That Went By. Katz shares tales from his first-hand account on post-earthquake Haiti, and gives an update on the bungled recovery efforts. Tavis also chats with Nashville star, actress Connie Britton, who talks about singing for her supper as country music superstar Rayna James, and her real-life humanitarian work. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    Asian Voices [#301] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#506] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    America Reframed [#215] Mothers of Bedford 80% of women in US prisons today are mothers of school-age children. Filmmaker Jenifer McShane spent 4 years visiting Bedford Hills and following the women and their families. A mother herself, Jenifer was drawn to the universal themes of motherhood and the staggering power of the mother-child relationship. In all walks of life, mother and child care for each other. As we watch the mothers inside Bedford trying to become their better selves, we see parts of our own selves - and that gives us all hope. duration 1:59:27   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Global Voices [#613] A Village Called Versailles The incredible story of this little-known, tight-knit community in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. When the storm devastated New Orleans in August 2005, Versailles residents rebuilt their neighborhood faster than any other damaged neighborhood in the city, only to find themselves threatened by a new toxic landfill slated to open just two miles away. Forced out of Vietnam by the war 30 years ago, many residents felt their homes were being taken away from them once again. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Mulberry Child This film is the moving story of author Jian Ping's coming of age as the daughter of a senior government official and her family's struggle to survive China's Cultural Revolution of 1966-1979. The story follows Jian's life through her present-day relationship with her American daughter, addressing universal issues between mother and daughter; triumph and adversity; and overcoming the immigrant challenges. Narrated by actress Jacqueline Bisset. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3202Z] Tavis talks with award-winning journalist Jonathan M. Katz, author of The Big Truck That Went By. Katz shares tales from his first-hand account on post-earthquake Haiti, and gives an update on the bungled recovery efforts. Tavis also chats with Nashville star, actress Connie Britton, who talks about singing for her supper as country music superstar Rayna James, and her real-life humanitarian work. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#3201Z] Tavis talks with consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader, who has instigated many consumer reforms that Americans now take for granted, and who reviews points from his latest text, Unstoppable. Tavis also chats with Mad Men's John Slattery. The 4-time Emmy nominee discusses the final season of his critically acclaimed series, and his feature film directorial debut with God's Pocket. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:00 am
    Asian Voices [#301] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Asia Biz Forecast [#506] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    America Reframed [#215] Mothers of Bedford 80% of women in US prisons today are mothers of school-age children. Filmmaker Jenifer McShane spent 4 years visiting Bedford Hills and following the women and their families. A mother herself, Jenifer was drawn to the universal themes of motherhood and the staggering power of the mother-child relationship. In all walks of life, mother and child care for each other. As we watch the mothers inside Bedford trying to become their better selves, we see parts of our own selves - and that gives us all hope. duration 1:59:27   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    Global Voices [#613] A Village Called Versailles The incredible story of this little-known, tight-knit community in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. When the storm devastated New Orleans in August 2005, Versailles residents rebuilt their neighborhood faster than any other damaged neighborhood in the city, only to find themselves threatened by a new toxic landfill slated to open just two miles away. Forced out of Vietnam by the war 30 years ago, many residents felt their homes were being taken away from them once again. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#5033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#10096] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3202Z] Tavis talks with award-winning journalist Jonathan M. Katz, author of The Big Truck That Went By. Katz shares tales from his first-hand account on post-earthquake Haiti, and gives an update on the bungled recovery efforts. Tavis also chats with Nashville star, actress Connie Britton, who talks about singing for her supper as country music superstar Rayna James, and her real-life humanitarian work. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#33096H] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Macy's results lost some of their recent magic. Should investors be concerned about the department store that's been the darling of Wall Street? And, why President Obama says hundreds of thousands of jobs are at risk if Congress lets the Highway Trust Fund run dry. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10928] POLARIZATION OF CONGRESS - If yesterday's primary elections in Nebraska and West Virginia are any indication, the rifts in Congress may soon be growing wider, as Tea Party-backed candidate Ben Sasse looks poised to assume the Senate seat vacated by the more moderate Republican Mike Johanns, who is retiring. In West Virginia, Rep. Shelly Moore Capito won the GOP primary and is favored to win the seat in the fall. Gwen Ifill sits down with NewsHour political editor Domenico Montanaro to talk about the latest primaries.
    BILL CLINTON - Coming off his appearance at the Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit this morning, Gwen Ifill sat down with former President Bill Clinton to talk about growth, inequality, and what's next for the American economy. Tonight, we present her interview with Clinton.
    SENIORS & COLLEGE - Many Americans have nostalgic feelings towards the universities and colleges they attended. Now, some colleges are trying to revitalize those relationships by opening retirement communities for former students and others. As part of our "Taking Care" series, NewsHour Special Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on how some of our nation's seniors are starting to find comfort at their old alma maters.
    CHINA / VIETNAM - Tensions between China and Vietnam reached a fever pitch today, as thousands of protesters set fire to a number of factories in southern Vietnam in a demonstration against China's deployment of an oil rig into the shared waters of the South China Sea, an area both countries claim as sovereign territory. Judy Woodruff sits down with Kenneth Lieberthal, the former senior director for Asia on the National Security Council, and Commentary Magazine contributor Gordon Chang to discuss what these latest developments mean for relations between the two countries.
    ALL OUR NAMES - Tonight, we examine a new fictional take on love, war, and the struggle of finding personal identity through it all, as Jeffrey Brown sits down with Dinaw Mengestu to talk about his latest book "All Our Names."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#33096H] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Macy's results lost some of their recent magic. Should investors be concerned about the department store that's been the darling of Wall Street? And, why President Obama says hundreds of thousands of jobs are at risk if Congress lets the Highway Trust Fund run dry. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3208] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Newsline [#5033] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10928] POLARIZATION OF CONGRESS - If yesterday's primary elections in Nebraska and West Virginia are any indication, the rifts in Congress may soon be growing wider, as Tea Party-backed candidate Ben Sasse looks poised to assume the Senate seat vacated by the more moderate Republican Mike Johanns, who is retiring. In West Virginia, Rep. Shelly Moore Capito won the GOP primary and is favored to win the seat in the fall. Gwen Ifill sits down with NewsHour political editor Domenico Montanaro to talk about the latest primaries.
    BILL CLINTON - Coming off his appearance at the Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit this morning, Gwen Ifill sat down with former President Bill Clinton to talk about growth, inequality, and what's next for the American economy. Tonight, we present her interview with Clinton.
    SENIORS & COLLEGE - Many Americans have nostalgic feelings towards the universities and colleges they attended. Now, some colleges are trying to revitalize those relationships by opening retirement communities for former students and others. As part of our "Taking Care" series, NewsHour Special Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on how some of our nation's seniors are starting to find comfort at their old alma maters.
    CHINA / VIETNAM - Tensions between China and Vietnam reached a fever pitch today, as thousands of protesters set fire to a number of factories in southern Vietnam in a demonstration against China's deployment of an oil rig into the shared waters of the South China Sea, an area both countries claim as sovereign territory. Judy Woodruff sits down with Kenneth Lieberthal, the former senior director for Asia on the National Security Council, and Commentary Magazine contributor Gordon Chang to discuss what these latest developments mean for relations between the two countries.
    ALL OUR NAMES - Tonight, we examine a new fictional take on love, war, and the struggle of finding personal identity through it all, as Jeffrey Brown sits down with Dinaw Mengestu to talk about his latest book "All Our Names."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#20103] (original broadcast date: 5/14/14)
    * Dylan Byers of Politico on the replacement of New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson
    * Glenn Greenwald discusses his book about NSA surveillance programs "No place to Hide"
    * Christopher Buckley on his latest book "But Enough About You"
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#3203Z] Tavis revisits his 2008 conversation with pioneering newswoman Barbara Walters, who retires from her broadcast career this week. Tavis also chats with Broadway legend and tap dancer extraordinaire Maurice Hines. The Tony nominee reflects on his career and talks about his latest project, Tappin' Thru Life, which introduces a new generation of tap dancers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#709H] The team sits down with Rep. Barney Frank in Washington D.C. After taking in the sights of the nation's capital, the team travels to Norfolk, Virginia to watch a roller derby scrimmage and interview Margaret Wagner and her fellow skaters, hoping to gain insights into how to become fearless. Finally, it is on to New York City to visit with Liz Mandarano, former lawyer-turned-yoga instructor and studio owner. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10928] POLARIZATION OF CONGRESS - If yesterday's primary elections in Nebraska and West Virginia are any indication, the rifts in Congress may soon be growing wider, as Tea Party-backed candidate Ben Sasse looks poised to assume the Senate seat vacated by the more moderate Republican Mike Johanns, who is retiring. In West Virginia, Rep. Shelly Moore Capito won the GOP primary and is favored to win the seat in the fall. Gwen Ifill sits down with NewsHour political editor Domenico Montanaro to talk about the latest primaries.
    BILL CLINTON - Coming off his appearance at the Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit this morning, Gwen Ifill sat down with former President Bill Clinton to talk about growth, inequality, and what's next for the American economy. Tonight, we present her interview with Clinton.
    SENIORS & COLLEGE - Many Americans have nostalgic feelings towards the universities and colleges they attended. Now, some colleges are trying to revitalize those relationships by opening retirement communities for former students and others. As part of our "Taking Care" series, NewsHour Special Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on how some of our nation's seniors are starting to find comfort at their old alma maters.
    CHINA / VIETNAM - Tensions between China and Vietnam reached a fever pitch today, as thousands of protesters set fire to a number of factories in southern Vietnam in a demonstration against China's deployment of an oil rig into the shared waters of the South China Sea, an area both countries claim as sovereign territory. Judy Woodruff sits down with Kenneth Lieberthal, the former senior director for Asia on the National Security Council, and Commentary Magazine contributor Gordon Chang to discuss what these latest developments mean for relations between the two countries.
    ALL OUR NAMES - Tonight, we examine a new fictional take on love, war, and the struggle of finding personal identity through it all, as Jeffrey Brown sits down with Dinaw Mengestu to talk about his latest book "All Our Names."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3598H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3208] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10928] POLARIZATION OF CONGRESS - If yesterday's primary elections in Nebraska and West Virginia are any indication, the rifts in Congress may soon be growing wider, as Tea Party-backed candidate Ben Sasse looks poised to assume the Senate seat vacated by the more moderate Republican Mike Johanns, who is retiring. In West Virginia, Rep. Shelly Moore Capito won the GOP primary and is favored to win the seat in the fall. Gwen Ifill sits down with NewsHour political editor Domenico Montanaro to talk about the latest primaries.
    BILL CLINTON - Coming off his appearance at the Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit this morning, Gwen Ifill sat down with former President Bill Clinton to talk about growth, inequality, and what's next for the American economy. Tonight, we present her interview with Clinton.
    SENIORS & COLLEGE - Many Americans have nostalgic feelings towards the universities and colleges they attended. Now, some colleges are trying to revitalize those relationships by opening retirement communities for former students and others. As part of our "Taking Care" series, NewsHour Special Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on how some of our nation's seniors are starting to find comfort at their old alma maters.
    CHINA / VIETNAM - Tensions between China and Vietnam reached a fever pitch today, as thousands of protesters set fire to a number of factories in southern Vietnam in a demonstration against China's deployment of an oil rig into the shared waters of the South China Sea, an area both countries claim as sovereign territory. Judy Woodruff sits down with Kenneth Lieberthal, the former senior director for Asia on the National Security Council, and Commentary Magazine contributor Gordon Chang to discuss what these latest developments mean for relations between the two countries.
    ALL OUR NAMES - Tonight, we examine a new fictional take on love, war, and the struggle of finding personal identity through it all, as Jeffrey Brown sits down with Dinaw Mengestu to talk about his latest book "All Our Names."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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