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KQED Public Radio: Wednesday, October 11, 2017

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Positioning Catalonia The president of Catalonia says he has a mandate to declare his region's independence from Spain -- but he's suspending the process to allow possible mediation and talks with the Spanish government.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    City Arts & Lectures Senator Al Franken Senator Al Franken has represented Minnesota in the United States Senate since 2009. Before entering politics, he was an award-winning comedy writer, author, and radio talk show host. Hes been married to his wife, Franni, for 41 years. They have two children, Thomasin and Joe, and three grandchildren. Frankens many books include Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them and his 2017 political memoir, Al Franken, Giant of the Senate.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum How to Prepare for a Disaster and How to Communicate During One At least 15 people are reported dead due to the 16 fires raging across Northern California. The fires have burned over 100,000 acres and over 2000 homes and structures. In this segment, we talk to a panel of experts about disaster preparedness and tools for communication during an emergency. And we would like to hear from you: What questions do you have about preparing for a disaster?
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Sonoma, Napa County Fires Expected to Have Devastating Economic Impact Ongoing fires in Northern California have destroyed at least 2,000 homes and businesses including one of Napa's oldest wineries, White Rock Vineyards. The wine industry and tourism provide approximately 100,000 jobs to Sonoma and Napa counties and generate about $13 billion annually for each county, according to 2014 figures. In this segment, we'll discuss the economic costs of the fires and hear from some of those affected.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now New Adventure Oh joy! British author Cressida Cowell, best known for her How to Train Your Dragon series, has a new adventure novel.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Weinstein Allegations Mount Details continued to emerge around the accusations against Harvey Weinstein, which now includes allegations of rape. On Tuesday, audio from an NYPD sting was released with Weinstein on tape admitting to groping a young woman in the business. The Takeaway explores how a culture of silence allowed this behavior to persist for so long.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Noah Baumbach Noah Baumbach is the writer/director of the films "Francis Ha," "Greenberg," and "The Squid and the Whale." He has a new film about a father's dysfunctional relationship with his three adult children, from two different marriages. The film, "The Meyerowitz Stories," stars Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, and Adam Sandler. The film premiers on Netflix this week.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Canada's Opioid Crisis The opioid problem is not limited to the United States. The powerful drug fentanyl, some of it imported from China, has taken hold in Canada. From world class cities to First Nations towns.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Hearst Content Officer Joanna Coles was the editor in chief of Cosmopolitan Magazine for 4 years. Now shes the Chief Content Officer for Hearst. Take a look at what her role entails.
  • 4:30 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Hearst Content Officer Joanna Coles was the editor in chief of Cosmopolitan Magazine for 4 years. Now shes the Chief Content Officer for Hearst. Take a look at what her role entails.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Noah Baumbach Noah Baumbach is the writer/director of the films "Francis Ha," "Greenberg," and "The Squid and the Whale." He has a new film about a father's dysfunctional relationship with his three adult children, from two different marriages. The film, "The Meyerowitz Stories," stars Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, and Adam Sandler. The film premiers on Netflix this week.
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials The Computer History Museum Presents Technology, Health and EqualityIn an age of sophisticated healthcare technologies and research tools, the doctors you see or hospitals you visit are only a small part of what determines your health. Through extensive research and data analysis, one doctor has discovered that your zip code may matter more to your well-being than your genetic code.Dr. Anthony Iton first witnessed the link between health and socio-economic status as a Johns Hopkins medical student working in East Baltimore at the height of the crack and AIDS epidemics. This connection became more clear in his role as the director of the Public Health Department for Alameda County. As the person responsible for signing the countys thousands of death certificates, Dr. Iton started to notice patterns in the ages, causes of death, ethnicities, and zip codes of the deceased. Since then, he has dedicated his career to researching these correlations across the country. Today, Dr. Iton is focused on improving health conditions in 14 low-income communities throughout California as the senior vice president of the California Endowments Building Healthy Communities initiative.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    1A with Joshua Johnson Rethinking Rx One thing often gets left out of the continued debate over healthcare: the care part.As Congress weighs how best to insure Americans, some doctors are placing renewed focus on better medical treatment by connecting the dots between what happens in the exam room and Americas growing problem with addiction to prescription pain medicine. A panel of physicians discuss inefficient exams, malpractice and why pain can be a good thing.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Fire Baby Wildfires that spread quickly in Northern California meant that hospitals had to evacuate on the fly. One woman in the middle of childbirth tells her story.
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