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12:00 am – 12:30 am
BBC World Service
A one-hour radio program that provides international news, analysis and information in English and 42 other languages. Their global network of correspondents provide impartial news and reports on location.
12:30 am – 1:00 am
The California Report Magazine
The California Report’s weekly magazine with host Sasha Khokha takes you on a road trip for the ears, and the imagination, to meet the people and visit the places that make California unique.
1:00 am – 2:00 am
Science Friday
Science Friday is a weekly two-hour science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide. Each week, the show focuses on science topics that are in the news and tries to bring an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Panels of expert guests join host Ira Flatow, a veteran science journalist, to discuss science and to take questions from listeners during the call-in portion of the program.
2:00 am – 3:00 am
World Affairs Council
World Affairs is a nationally syndicated radio broadcast that airs every Monday at 8:00 pm on KQED public radio and is uploaded for rebroadcast by NPR stations across the nation. World Affairs brings you, the listener, informative and engaging conversations that explore issues and opportunities that transcend borders. Tune in to hear thought leaders, change makers and engaged citizens share ideas and learn from one another in conversations that matter. Founded in 1947, following the San Francisco conference that established the United Nations, World Affairs remains one of the most vibrant global affairs organizations in the United States.
3:00 am – 4:00 am
Inside Europe
A one-hour weekly round up of topical issues that shape the European continent.
4:00 am – 4:30 am
KQED Newsroom
This weekly news series features award-winning journalists, engaging roundtable discussions, in-depth reporting and analysis from all KQED News sources, and interviews with newsmakers and Bay Area innovators. It premieres Fridays at 7pm on KQED Public Television 9, and repeats over the weekend on both KQED and KQED Plus. It also airs Sundays at 9:30pm on KQED Public Radio 88.5 FM, and online at kqed.org/kqednewsroom.
4:30 am – 5:00 am
Washington Week
A half-hour radio program that features Washington's top journalists participating in roundtable discussion of major news events, and analyzing their effect on the lives of all Americans.
5:00 am – 10:00 am
Weekend Edition Saturday
From civil wars in Bosnia and El Salvador, to hospital rooms, police stations, and America's backyards, National Public Radio®'s Peabody Award-winning correspondent Scott Simon brings a well-traveled perspective to his role as host of Weekend Edition.
10:00 am – 11:00 am
It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's made up. On the Web, you can play along too.
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This American Life
This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 2.5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Snap Judgment
Snap Judgment tells intriguing one-hour weekly stories about extraordinary and defining events in people's lives. The program's host, Glynn Washington, takes listeners on a narrative journey -- leaping from one person's frying pan into another person's fire.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Radiolab
Radiolab is a one-hour weekly radio show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Freakonomics Radio
Freakonomics Radio is a one-hour award-winning podcast and public-radio project hosted by Stephen Dubner, with co-author Steve Levitt as a regular guest. It is produced in partnership with WNYC.
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reveal
Created by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, Reveal is public radio’s first one-hour radio show and podcast dedicated to investigative reporting. Credible, fact based and without a partisan agenda, Reveal combines the power and artistry of “driveway moment” storytelling with data-rich reporting on critically important issues. The result is stories that inform and inspire, arming our listeners with information to right injustices, hold the powerful accountable and improve lives. Reveal showcases the award-winning work of CIR and newsrooms large and small across the nation. In a radio and podcast market crowded with choices, Reveal focuses on important and often surprising stories that illuminate the world for our listeners.
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
All Things Considered
Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. All Things Considered is one of the most popular programs in America. Every weekday, the program presents two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features. A one-hour edition of the program is produced on the weekend.
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Body Politic
Created and hosted by award-winning journalist Farai Chideya, Our Body Politic is unapologetically centered on reporting on not just how women of color experience the major political events of today, but how they're impacting those very issues. Weekly episodes feature in-depth conversations about the economy, health, politics, education, the environment, and the most prescient issues—because all issues are women's issues. Presented by KCRW, KPCC, and KQED.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Live Wire
Live Wire is a public radio variety show hosted by Luke Burbank ("Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me") and taped weekly in front of a live audience in Portland, OR. The show artfully blends unpredictable conversation, live music, and original comedy from all types of cultural talent and creative minds, from emerging artists to established acts.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Selected Shorts
Since 1985, Symphony Space in New York City has served as the stage for exciting pairings of authors and actors. Selected Shorts producers match Oscar and Tony Award-winning actors with short stories by acclaimed contemporary and classic authors. The results are magically entertaining events turned into captivating radio programs.
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Radio Specials
Every week, KQED airs some of the best programs from independent radio producers and public radio networks around the world.
10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
This American Life
This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 2.5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.
11:00 pm – 12:00 am
Snap Judgment
Snap Judgment tells intriguing one-hour weekly stories about extraordinary and defining events in people's lives. The program's host, Glynn Washington, takes listeners on a narrative journey -- leaping from one person's frying pan into another person's fire.
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