Perspectives airs on KQED Public Radio every weekday morning at 6:43am and 8:43am, and weekends at 6:37am and 8:37am.

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Ivelisse Diaz: Fashion Trends

Evan Ho: Pickleball Diplomacy

Richard Swerdlow: Monkeypox

Kira Halpern: Bay Therapy

Beth Touchette: A Walk in the Neighborhood

Les Bloch: How Not to Raise a Jackass

Tom Epstein: Community Colleges

Joan Steinau Lester: The Free State

Debbie Duncan: A Giant Tribute to Vin Scully