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Trump and His America (#240) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

How has President Trump matched up to his promises to middle America as a candidate? What did major policymakers expect? Where are we now? A special report.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 3:30am
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 26, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Was 2016 A Truly Pivotal Election In American History? (#241) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Is America's relationship with the world weaker or stronger than a year ago? A special report on foreign policy in President Trump's first year.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Aug 27, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
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Trump and the Pundits (#242) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Did the mainstream media and Washington's pundit class get anything right in their predictions for the presidency of Donald Trump? What do they say now? A special report.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

The Long Shadow of Vietnam (#301) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Historian MARC SELVERSTONE previews and critiques Ken Burns' epic new Vietnam War series on PBS, which begins Sept. 17.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
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How Did Hillary Clinton Snatch Defeat from Jaws of Victory in 2016? (#302) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Journalists JONATHAN ALLEN and AMIE PARNES on lessons of 2016 for the next election.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Watergate Redux? (#303) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

New York Times' MATTHEW ROSENBERG and Politico's VERA BERGENGRUEN on the new age of White House investigative reporting and the Trump scandals.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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