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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Libel and the Presidency (#4016) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Dan Abrams. ABC News Chief Legal Affairs Anchor Dan Abrams discusses his new book "Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy" and how it resonates today.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 20, 2019 -- 4:30am
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 20, 2019 -- 12:00pm
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 21, 2019 -- 10:30am

Charitarian Patriotism (#4017) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Lawrence Benenson. Investor, philanthropist, and Patriotic Millionaires founding member Lawrence Benenson discusses solutions to pressing American political and economic inequity.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 28, 2019 -- 10:30am Remind me

High-Tech Dystopia and Utopia (#4018) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Malka Older. Techno-political thriller writer and humanitarian aid worker Malka Older discusses the challenges of the Cyber Age.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 3, 2019 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 3, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 4, 2019 -- 10:30am Remind me

Never Again In America (#4019) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Sophie Ellman-Golan. Jews Against White Nationalism leader Sophie Ellman-Golan discusses protesting a wave of anti-Semitic politics, the mistreatment of immigrants, and prison monetization.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 10, 2019 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 10, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 -- 10:30am Remind me

Mother of Exiles (#4020) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Anastasia Edel. Writer Anastasia Edel discusses her essay, "The Tired and Poor Who Make America Great," the new anti-immigrant fascsim, and U.S.-Russia relations.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 17, 2019 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 17, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 18, 2019 -- 10:30am Remind me

Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 24, 2019 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 24, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 25, 2019 -- 10:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV – Transmitter Status
    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.