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KQED Public Radio: Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered We Shall Overcome Copyright Late Friday, a federal judge overruled the copyrights on "We Shall Overcome" and put the civil rights anthem into the public domain following a year-long lawsuit pitting filmmakers against, among others, the late musician Pete Seeger.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    World Affairs Russias Opposition Politics: Alexei Navalny for President In 2018, Russia will hold its presidential election, and few are likely to oppose the current president, Vladimir Putin. One of the potential challengers gaining momentum is Alexei Navalny, a central figure in the pro-democracy movement. What can Putin's opposition do to break through a culture of systematic corruption? Democracy will come from the ballot box, so what is Alexei Navalny's campaign doing to build support amongst all Russians? Guest speaker is Vladimir Ashurkov, Executive Director, Anti-Corruption Foundation
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Hillary Clinton Asks What Happened? For the last 10 months, Hillary Clinton has been working out what happened. Thats the name of her new memoir. Clinton talks with Morning Edition. Plus, more coverage of the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm

    Perspectives 6:43am, 8:43am & 11:29pm

  • 9:00 am
    Forum Deal Reached Between Governor Brown and Senator de Len on 'Sanctuary State Bill' A deal was reached Monday on Senate Bill 54, the so-called sanctuary state bill, which was crafted to prevent California law enforcement officials from cooperating with federal immigration agents. We'll discuss what the amended bill looks like, including a compromise between Governor Brown and bill author Senator Kevin de Leon to allow local police at their discretion to hold an arrestee for federal agents.
  • 9:30 am
    Forum Ongoing Personnel Audit Finds Nepotism Conflicts at State Tax Department One in five employees at the tax-collecting Board of Equalization works with a relative, according to a report from the Sacramento Bee. The Board, whose tax administration functions were stripped away by lawmakers in June, has been subject of a series of audits exposing financial misconduct and mismanagement. We'll discuss the status of the audits and get an update on how the Board's successor agencies are serving California's taxpayers.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Peter Nicks' Documentary 'The Force' Looks Deep Inside the Oakland Police Department Bay Area filmmaker Peter Nicks' new documentary "The Force" takes a close look at the Oakland Police Department during a tumultuous period marked by a sexual exploitation scandal, serial resignations, and ongoing federal scrutiny. The filmmakers embedded with the agency for two years, and sat in on trainings and witnessed internal debates on the use force by officers. We discuss what the film reveals about the culture and inner workings of the department, and how OPD is working to rebuild the publics trust.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Irma Moves Inland Hurricane Irma has left the Florida peninsula... leaving flooding and wind damage in its wake. Get the latest on the storm as it continues to move inland.
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Lungs More than 30 wildfires are burning across a handful of states across the west, affecting the air quality which is degraded across the Pacific Northwest, Northern California, Idaho and Montana.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Katy Tur NBC correspondent Katy Tur. She was one of the first and earliest reporters to begin covering Trump's campaign for President in 2015. As the campaign went on Trump singled her out for insults, calling her "little Katy" "a liar, "third rate reporter" and more. She has a new memoir Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History. Tur now hosts the afternoon show MSNBC Live.
  • 2:00 pm
    World From Coal to Solar A young West Virginia man breaks with tradition. His father and grandfather worked in the coal industry. This guy? He works in solar power. Making America great again, one solar panel at a time.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Young Entrepreneurs Starting a successful business can be daunting, even more so when you are in your early 20s. Hear how one woman became a restaurateur and her experiences with failure.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm

    After Sessions Testimony -- Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee questioned Attorney General Jeff Sessions today. Senators asked him about his connections to Russia and about fired F-B-I Director James Comey.
  • 6:30 pm
  • 7:00 pm
  • 8:00 pm
    City Arts & Lectures Steve Kerr In this encore broadcast a conversation with Steve Kerr, head coach of the Golden State Warriors. Kerr is a seven-time NBA Champion, winning five titles as a player, three with the Chicago Bulls and two with the San Antonio Spurs. As head coach of the Warriors, he has led the team to the 2015 and 2017 NBA Championships. Under Kerrs leadership, the Warriors have broken numerous records, including most regular season wins for a rookie coach in 2015 and most wins in an NBA season in 2016.(Recorded December 19, 2016)
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    1A with Joshua Johnson Bren Brown: The Quest For True Belonging And The Courage To Stand Alone In this age of increased polarization, maybe our ideas about belonging need to be re-examined. Social scientist and storyteller Bren Brown argues in her new book that "we can find sacredness both in being a part of something and in standing alone when necessary." Brown, whose TED talk on "The Power of Vulnerability" has been viewed more than 30 million times, explains why "believing in and belonging to ourselves is the only way back to each other."
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered 2016 Poverty and Income The U.S. Census Bureau released a trio of reports Tuesday on income, poverty and health insurance coverage. All three measures showed improvement. Real median household income increased by 3.2 percent in 2016 over the previous year, and now stands at just over $59,000. The official poverty rate fell for the second year in a row to 12.7 percent.
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