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KQED Public Radio: Monday, January 1, 2018

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Monday, January 1, 2018
  • 12:00 am
    Radio Specials Toast of the Nation 2017-2018 An NPR tradition every New Year's Eve since the 1970s, Toast of the Nation is the perfect radio experience for the occasion. It is festive jazz you can party to, all night long. Spirited, improvised and swinging, each segment stops in a special venue throughout the country. Ring in the New Year with this special live broadcast.
  • 1:00 am
    Latino USA Music for the New Year Latino USA continues the tradition of ringing in the new year with the stories behind some of their favorite music. The winner of best new artist at the Latin Grammys this year, Vicente Garcia, breaks down his song Dulcito e Coco. Gabriel Garzn-Montano talks about the influences that led to his soulful style. Hear from up and coming Peruvian-American R&B artist A.CHAL. And they reveal Latino USAs new theme song composed by Xenia Rubinos.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Weekend The End of the Chain Beating sexual harassment in the workplace before it happens. Plus, why chain restaurants are dying and what that means for Americas middle class.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Losing Weight By Keeping Track When it comes to weight loss, what you eat matters more than exercise. So logging what you eat can be a powerful weight loss tool. We take a look at some apps that can help users track their diet. Plus, a look back at politics in 2017 and what we might expect in the new year.
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Matthew Desmond on the Problems of Evictions (Rebroadcast) The majority of poor families who don't own homes pay more than half of their income in rent. As a result, many end up getting evicted. In his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Evicted," Princeton Sociologist Matthew Desmond tells the stories of eight families and their landlords, and explores how evictions cause poverty. Desmond joins Forum in-studio to discuss the economic, racial and social issues surrounding evictions.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Buddhist Teacher Jack Kornfield on Learning to Let Go of Anxiety (Reboradcast) Uncertain times are the perfect place to deepen the practice of awakening," writes the longtime Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield. Kornfields latest book, No Time Like the Present: Finding Freedom, Love, and Joy Right Where You Are, offers advice on finding freedom from worry, anxiety and want. The founder of Marin's Spirit Rock meditation center, Kornfield joins us to discuss his new book and share what he's learned as a longtime practitioner of Buddhism and mindfulness.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Breaking news, analysis and human interest stories. Stay on top of the news in the middle of your day with Here & Now...
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway A special hour long look at artificial intelligence, this episode is co-hosted by Todd Zwillich and Queena Kim of KQED. What exactly is artificial intelligence, and why are we hearing so much about it now? Its more than robots. Get an explainer on what AI actually is, a brief history, and how much its already integrated into our daily lives -- and the potential it has to become even more intertwined. Plus leap 50 years into the future to hear how science fiction writers imagine the world in 2067.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Jonathan Groff Actor Jonathan Groff is currently co-starring as an FBI agent in the new Netflix series Mind Hunter. Previously he played King George in the hit Broadway musical Hamilton, was the voice of the iceman and his reindeer in the movie musical Frozen, a regular on the TV show Glee, and was in the musical Spring Awakening, and starred in the recent HBO series Looking, about a group of gay friends. This is a rebroadcast of an interview from October 31st, 2017.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Otherhood Updated We've heard a lot about race and identity over the past year. On their New Years Day edition, the World returns to stories from their Otherhood podcast from the past twelve months to see what's happened since.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace The Tech Horizon Between net neutrality and the role of social media in the last election, 2017 was the year of big tech news. So whats on the horizon for the tech industry in 2018?
  • 4:30 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace The Tech Horizon Between net neutrality and the role of social media in the last election, 2017 was the year of big tech news. So whats on the horizon for the tech industry in 2018?
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Jonathan Groff Actor Jonathan Groff is currently co-starring as an FBI agent in the new Netflix series Mind Hunter. Previously he played King George in the hit Broadway musical Hamilton, was the voice of the iceman and his reindeer in the movie musical Frozen, a regular on the TV show Glee, and was in the musical Spring Awakening, and starred in the recent HBO series Looking, about a group of gay friends. This is a rebroadcast of and interview from October 31st, 2017.
  • 8:00 pm
    World Affairs Intelligence Wars: A Discussion with General Michael Hayden While the intelligence community is used to working in the murky world of spycraft, the Trump Administration may be ushering in a new era of uncertainty. From the Russian hacking of the DNC to 9/11, to Snowden, intelligence agencies have been at the forefront of the world's most tumultuous events in recent memory. So what does the future hold? Former Director of the NSA and CIA, General Michael Hayden, candidly assesses the successes and failures of US intelligence gathering efforts, and shares his insight on the challenges that lie ahead.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    1A with Joshua Johnson What's The World Got In Store? 2018 will be the first full year in power for new leaders in the U.S. and France. In Britain, the march toward Brexit continues. Meanwhile, China's leadership is newly emboldened and North Korea's is increasingly hostile. Oh and, Vladimir Putin is running for re-election in Russia. 1A looks at how the world order may shift in the new year.
  • 12:00 am
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