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12:00 am – 1:00 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.
1:00 am – 2:00 am
Radio Specials
Kelly Corrigan Wonders: Trading Regret for Happiness
Alongside renowned Canadian poet, novelist and activist Margaret Atwood, Kelly continues a series on human nature. They discuss why life together is sometimes very hard and other times truly delightful, through the lens of the very best and worst parts of our nature.
2:00 am – 9:00 am
Morning Edition
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  • 4:51 am – 5:00 amMarketplace Morning Report
  • 5:51 am – 6:00 amThe California Report
  • 6:42 am – 6:51 amPerspectives
  • 6:51 am – 7:00 amThe California Report
  • 7:51 am – 8:00 amMarketplace Morning Report
  • 8:42 am – 8:51 amPerspectives
  • 8:51 am – 9:00 amThe California Report
Recent shootings and traffic stops have led to more outrage over police conduct. Is how those officers are trained part of the problem? Also, the Biden administration is encouraging more Americans to get vaccinated, but in some parts of the country – especially rural ones – that message is being delivered by local voices.
9:00 am – 10:00 am
China’s ‘Wolf Warrior’ Diplomats and the Future of US-China Relations
Chinese President Xi Jinping will take part in a virtual climate change summit hosted by President Joe Biden on Thursday, Earth Day. It’s a bright spot in a deteriorating U.S.-China relationship, and comes as tensions rise over human rights abuses in China’s Xinjiang province and as China doubles down on a more aggressive style of diplomacy. We’ll hear about the roots of China’s so-called “wolf warrior” foreign relations offensive and discuss the future of relations between the two countries on climate change, human rights and more.
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Susan Page on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s ‘Lessons of Power’
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, now in her second term as Speaker, made history in 2007 as the first woman to hold the position. She also made headlines Tuesday when her comments following Derek Chauvin’s conviction drew immediate backlash, with some contrasting her remarks with those of the youngest generation of congressional Democrats. In her new biography “Madam Speaker,” journalist Susan Page looks at Pelosi’s climb to power and what Pelosi represents – and has to say – about the future of the Democratic party. We’ll talk to Page, who is Washington Bureau chief at USA Today, about the book and other national politics news, including where the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act stands.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Radio Specials
Living Through the Climate Emergency
For Earth Day, this live, regional call-in special explores how different states in the American West are “Living Through The Climate Emergency.” The show hears from reporters across the West, and takes your calls on what it means to live through the effects of climate change. Participate in the conversation by following @AirTalk on Twitter or by calling in during the show at 866-893-5722. Hosted by Larry Mantle of NPR member station KPCC in Los Angeles. Guests include KQED’s Ezra Romero.
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Here & Now
Climate Summit
The United States returns to the effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. President Biden hosts a two-day virtual summit with other world leaders to share strategies to combat climate change. The summit is among his first international actions since the U.S. rejoined the Paris Climate Accord. Here & Now takes a closer look.
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Takeaway
News Burnout
From the former editorial director of the Texas Tribune to the editor of WIRED, a number of prominent journalists recently announced they’d be leaving their jobs because of burnout experienced in the past year. The Takeaway looks at the mental health toll of working in the news media, and what newsrooms can do to address this.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The World
Each weekday, host Marco Werman and his team of producers bring you the world's most interesting stories in an hour of radio that reminds us just how small our planet really is.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour is an hour-long evening news broadcast, hosted by Judy Woodruff which offers news updates, analysis, live studio interviews, discussions...
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
‘Long COVID’ and Lawmakers
A third of COVID patients report symptoms months after infection, according to a new study. And many are unable to return to work. Will these “long COVID” patients force lawmakers to rethink the disability system?
4:30 pm – 6:30 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.
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Political Breakdown
‘Madam Speaker’
USA Today reporter Susan Page joins us to talk about her book “Madam Speaker.” It chronicles the rise and fall and rise again of Nancy Pelosi – from growing up in a Baltimore political family, to her reign as the first female Speaker and the iconic moments when she challenged President Donald Trump.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fresh Air
Police Reform Efforts
Phillip Atiba Goff talks about efforts to reform policing. Goff is the co-founder and chief executive officer of the Center for Policing Equity, which collects data, does research and develops policy recommendations on race and policing, and works with local police departments to improve their practices. Goff is a professor of African American Studies and Psychology at Yale University. He gained national recognition in the science of racial bias with experiments showing how Blackness is often associated with crime among Americans.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Commonwealth Club
Jamal Greene and Ian Millihiser
What rights are legally guaranteed for you, and who makes the decisions about constitutional rights? Jamal Greene and Ian Millhiser take the Commonwealth Club on a deep dive into how Americans are changing their thinking about rights — and the Supreme Court’s views about changing those rights.
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
1A is a show for a changing America. It convenes a conversation about the most important issues of our time. The show takes a deep and unflinching look at America, bringing context and insight to stories unfolding across the country and the world.With a name inspired by the First Amendment, 1A explores important issues such as policy, politics, technology, and what connects us across the fissures that divide the country. The program also delves into pop culture, sports, and humor. 1As goal is to act as a national mirror, taking time to help America look at itself and to ask what it wants to be. 1A airs Mondays through Thursdays from 11pm - 12 midnight.
10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
KQED's live call-in program presents balanced discussions of local, state, national, and world issues as well as in-depth interviews with leading figures in politics, science, entertainment, and the arts.
11:00 pm – 12:00 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.