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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Richard Swerdlow: Masking in School

Stephanie Denman: Clear As Plastic

Margaret Stawowy

Margaret Stawowy: A Huge Hole in the Safety Net

Pranav Thurgam: Embracing My Name

Katy Van Sant: COVID Zombie

John Levine: It's No Joke

Conor Hagen: Tasteless

Michael Ellis: Yellow Jackets

Jack Green: The Cosmonaut