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KQED World: Monday, June 19, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

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Monday, June 19, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange [#705] The Abominable Crime Two Jamaicans - a young single mother and a leading human-rights activist - must flee their homeland in the face of endemic anti-gay violence. Their stories expose the roots of homophobia in Jamaican society, reveal the deep psychological and social impacts of discrimination on the lives of gays and lesbians, and offer an intimate first-person perspective on the risks and challenges of seeking asylum abroad. duration 57:21   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    9 Months That Made You [#103H] The Final Countdown Meet the miracle that is you. See how your time in the womb, as your senses mature, has determined your destiny on the outside. Survey the latest epigenetic research that shows how the womb environment leaves its mark, even altering your DNA. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 2:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1617H] Limited Partnership Decades before The Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8, one gay couple, a Filipino American and an Australian, fell in love and over the course of 40 years took on the U.S. government to fight for marriage and immigration equality. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG-L
  • 3:00 am
    Overheard with Evan Smith [#724] Julian Castro, Politician Julian Castro served as the 16th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Barack Obama from 2014 to 2017. Before moving to Washington, Castro served as the Mayor of San Antonio from 2009 to 2014. He currently lives in San Antonio with his family. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Open Mind [#3741] Dreams of the Heartland Guest: Peter Buttigieg. Mayor Peter Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana talks about democratic aspirations and values of the American Midwest. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#484] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#131] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Nature [#3211] Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La This is the true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world. Only recently discovered, snub-nosed monkeys are hauntingly beautiful primates, gentler than others of their kind. Elfin-like, they seem both childlike and wise beyond their years. The family is led by a formidable fighter and his fighting force who guard a troop of 8-10 families. The survival of this unique monkey society, formed in response to the hardships of the Himalayas, depends on strong defensive strategies and the cooperation and interdependence of them all. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Nature [#3105H] The Funkiest Monkeys 25 years ago, filmmaker Colin Stafford-Johnson travelled to Sulawesi in Indonesia and fell in love with crested black macaques. These feisty monkeys are beach bums with punk hairstyles, expressive faces, copper colored eyes and some very unusual habits, making them some of the most charismatic of all monkeys. They only exist on this one island. Learning that their numbers have dropped dramatically, he makes a return visit to find out why and to see if he can help. Teaming up with a local expert and making a film about them and their plight allows him to share their story with the local schools and communities in the hope that a new understanding of the wonderful creatures in their midst will make them want to help, as well. duration 55:46   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 7:00 am
    Global Voices [#803] Avant In Uruguay, a forgotten national ballet company performing in a half-finished theater is shaken into life by the arrival of Julio Bocca, one of the best ballet dancers of all time. Retired and looking for a new place in the world of dance, Bocca accepts the challenge to direct the company and elevate it to international competition quality. To this aim he stakes his reputation as he negotiates the tensions between art and bureaucracy. A group of young dancers from varied backgrounds leave everything behind to audition for the resurrected national dance company. They face tough competition from the dancers who already have years of service to the national ballet. Avant explores a nation, a dance company, and three talented brothers as they evolve and discover their identities through the language of dance. duration 56:17   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange [#705] The Abominable Crime Two Jamaicans - a young single mother and a leading human-rights activist - must flee their homeland in the face of endemic anti-gay violence. Their stories expose the roots of homophobia in Jamaican society, reveal the deep psychological and social impacts of discrimination on the lives of gays and lesbians, and offer an intimate first-person perspective on the risks and challenges of seeking asylum abroad. duration 57:21   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4129] Tavis talks with actor and author Alan Alda about his book and with musician Benjamin Booker about his cd and tour. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4130] Tavis talks with legendary entertainer Tony Bennett about his latest projects and the continued celebration of his 90th year. (encore broadcast) duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Overheard with Evan Smith [#724] Julian Castro, Politician Julian Castro served as the 16th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Barack Obama from 2014 to 2017. Before moving to Washington, Castro served as the Mayor of San Antonio from 2009 to 2014. He currently lives in San Antonio with his family. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Open Mind [#3741] Dreams of the Heartland Guest: Peter Buttigieg. Mayor Peter Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana talks about democratic aspirations and values of the American Midwest. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Nature [#3211] Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La This is the true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world. Only recently discovered, snub-nosed monkeys are hauntingly beautiful primates, gentler than others of their kind. Elfin-like, they seem both childlike and wise beyond their years. The family is led by a formidable fighter and his fighting force who guard a troop of 8-10 families. The survival of this unique monkey society, formed in response to the hardships of the Himalayas, depends on strong defensive strategies and the cooperation and interdependence of them all. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Nature [#3105H] The Funkiest Monkeys 25 years ago, filmmaker Colin Stafford-Johnson travelled to Sulawesi in Indonesia and fell in love with crested black macaques. These feisty monkeys are beach bums with punk hairstyles, expressive faces, copper colored eyes and some very unusual habits, making them some of the most charismatic of all monkeys. They only exist on this one island. Learning that their numbers have dropped dramatically, he makes a return visit to find out why and to see if he can help. Teaming up with a local expert and making a film about them and their plight allows him to share their story with the local schools and communities in the hope that a new understanding of the wonderful creatures in their midst will make them want to help, as well. duration 55:46   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 1:00 pm
    Global Voices [#803] Avant In Uruguay, a forgotten national ballet company performing in a half-finished theater is shaken into life by the arrival of Julio Bocca, one of the best ballet dancers of all time. Retired and looking for a new place in the world of dance, Bocca accepts the challenge to direct the company and elevate it to international competition quality. To this aim he stakes his reputation as he negotiates the tensions between art and bureaucracy. A group of young dancers from varied backgrounds leave everything behind to audition for the resurrected national dance company. They face tough competition from the dancers who already have years of service to the national ballet. Avant explores a nation, a dance company, and three talented brothers as they evolve and discover their identities through the language of dance. duration 56:17   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8056] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14121] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4130] Tavis talks with legendary entertainer Tony Bennett about his latest projects and the continued celebration of his 90th year. (encore broadcast) duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36121] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, what a way to start the week. With the Dow and S&P 500 at records, where do stocks go from here? Plus, why 2017 could be one of the strongest years yet for the aerospace and defense sectors. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11852] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8056] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6236] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36121] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, what a way to start the week. With the Dow and S&P 500 at records, where do stocks go from here? Plus, why 2017 could be one of the strongest years yet for the aerospace and defense sectors. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11852] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23131] (original broadcast date: 6/19/17)
    * we begin with an update on the growing controversy surrounding President Trump's alleged involvement with Russia's interference in the 2016 election. Guest host David Leonhardt of the New York Times is joined by Senator Ron Wyden, who engaged in a heated exchange with Attorney General Jeff Sessions during his testimony before Congress last week.
    * We continue with a further look at health care, following today's reports that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell plans to put the Senate's revamped bill on the floor for a vote before the July 4th holiday. David Leonhardt is joined by Sarah Kliff of Vox, Peter Suderman of Reason magazine, and Sarah Collins of the Commonwealth Fund.
    * We conclude with a look at the new film "Citizen Jane: Battle for the City," with director Matt Tyrnauer and producer Robert Hammond.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36121] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, what a way to start the week. With the Dow and S&P 500 at records, where do stocks go from here? Plus, why 2017 could be one of the strongest years yet for the aerospace and defense sectors. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4131] Tavis talks with national security analyst and best-selling author Peter Bergen about his book, United States of Jihad: Who Are America's Homegrown Terrorists, and How Do We Stop Them? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11852] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4406H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6236] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#11852] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Monday, June 19, 2017

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Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
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KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
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KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
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