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7:00 am – 8:00 am
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.
8:00 am – 9:00 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.
9:00 am – 10:00 am
World Affairs Council
Your Global Update: COVID-19 + Artists Online
World Affairs checks in with correspondents and artists from around the world. Dr. Erica Ollmann Saphire was instrumental in organizing a global effort to defeat Ebola. Can her team do it again for COVID-19? The show hears from journalists in Italy and South Africa, who are watching their countries’ responses to the pandemic closely. And though it feels like the rest of the world has come to a complete stop, artists have found creative ways to collaborate and keep us entertained. Members of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra created a virtual performance of Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring,” which was commissioned in 1942 in a world at war. And lastly, photojournalist Caroline Gutman talks about her new exhibit “The Rhythm of Indigo,” which documents indigenous Miao communities in China working to preserve centuries-old handicraft traditions at risk of disappearing.
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Morning Edition
Pandemic Volunteerism
  • 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
Pakistanis pride themselves on their volunteer culture – and as the coronavirus shuts down commerce there, some citizens are springing into action to help those who are worse off. But in some parts of the country, delivering food and supplies can be extra risky. Morning Edition looks at how the pandemic is posing challenges Pakistanis have never faced before.
4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Forum
As Pandemic Spreads, Your Coronavirus Questions Answered
As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases topped 7000 in California Monday, San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced the city is extending shelter-in-place rules until at least May 1. Other Bay Area counties are expected to follow suit. Meanwhile, California Health and Human Services Director Mark Ghaly said Monday that cases could peak in the state in the second half of May. As the pandemic continues, we take your questions about testing, symptoms, transmissibility and best physical distancing practices.
4:40 pm – 5:00 pm
Forum
Bay Area Transit Systems Slash Service as Revenue Plummets
Facing a steep drop in fare revenue during to the coronavirus pandemic, San Francisco MUNI on Monday suspended all light rail and subway trains, replacing them with buses. Meanwhile, Caltrain cut its weekday train service by half, and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority halted light rail service and modified bus routes to prioritize lines that stop at hospitals, grocery stores and food pantries. AC transit also announced deep cuts that will go into effect on Tuesday. We'll talk about the impact of the pandemic on Bay Area transit systems, operators and riders.
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Forum
With Shelter in Place Extended to May 1, How are People Coping?
Twelve days after Gov. Gavin Newsom announced his stay-at-home order, Californians are adjusting to the new normal of being physically distant while trying to stay socially connected. A phone call has never been more welcome. Communal dinners over video and conversations with neighbors from across the street are becoming the norm. How are people coping and connecting, and what have the last 12 days of isolation taught us about our own resiliency?
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Here & Now
Protecting Immunocompromised
The latest on the coronavirus from around the country. Plus, a story about people who are immunocompromised. They're at a high risk of dying from the coronavirus. Many of them have had to go to great lengths to protect themselves.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KQED News Special
Gov Newsom on Coronavirus Pandemic
KQED carries live coverage of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s scheduled press conference addressing California's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fresh Air
Bart Ehrman
The coronavirus pandemic has brought to the surface fears of losing loved ones, leading many of us to ask the big questions about life and death. Terry Gross talks with Bart Ehrman, author of the new book “Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife,” about the origins of popular conceptions of heaven and hell. He’s one of America’s most widely read scholars of early Christianity and the New Testament.
9:00 pm – 10:00 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.
10:00 pm – 11:00 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...
11:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Marketplace
Sound of the Stock Market
The stock market has seen tremendous highs and lows of late. But what would happen if that volatility turned into sound? A sonification of the stock market, on Marketplace.
11:30 pm – 1:00 am
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.
1:00 am – 2:00 am
All Things Considered
The National Conversation
All Things Considered sets aside one hour for a national conversation on the coronavirus pandemic. NPR reporters and hosts engage with listeners and answer questions about the crisis, using a combination of social media sourcing, audience call-outs and expert interviews.
2:00 am – 3:00 am
Fresh Air
Bart Ehrman
The coronavirus pandemic has brought to the surface fears of losing loved ones, leading many of us to ask the big questions about life and death. Terry Gross talks with Bart Ehrman, author of the new book “Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife,” about the origins of popular conceptions of heaven and hell. He’s one of America’s most widely read scholars of early Christianity and the New Testament.
3:00 am – 4:00 am
City Arts and Lectures
Robert Reich
Robert Reich served as Secretary of Labor in the Clinton administration, and is now a professor of public policy at the University of California at Berkeley. Contrary to what many politicians are saying, Reich believes that the global pandemic is a public health emergency – but not necessarily an economic crisis. And he believes that in order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, we must halt the economy, and assist the poor.
4:00 am – 5:00 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.
5:00 am – 6:00 am
Forum
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.
6:00 am – 7:00 am
1A
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.
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