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KQED World: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • 12:02 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12077] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36207] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, The Dow touches 23,000 for the first time ever just days before the 30th anniversary of Black Monday. Plus, Senators reach a bi-partisan deal to stabilize the health exchanges and it has the support of the President. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4215] Tavis talks with former professional tennis player and author James Blake about his new book highlighting athletes who have spoken out about social issues called Ways of Grace and a special encore performance by The Rance Allen Group. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Class of '27: America Reframed Experience three stories featuring teachers and local leaders, in struggling rural American communities, who join forces to beat the odds and guide their children toward the long-term goal of graduating high school in 2027. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2632] We are continuing our Women Thought Leaders series with Susan Burton. Burton founded A New Way of Life Re-Entry Project (ANWOL) dedicating her life to women, families, and communities suffering from the ominous experiences of incarceration. ANWOL provides women access to housing, education, pro bono legal services, advocacy, and policy development so women have the opportunity to rebuild their lives. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    American Forum [#306] Are The U.S. and China Destined for War? Harvard Kennedy School Dean GRAHAM ALLISON on the growing struggle between the world's two greatest powers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#558] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#177] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    America Reframed [#514] Deej Deej is the story of DJ Savarese ("Deej"), a gifted, young writer and advocate for nonspeaking autistics. Once a "profoundly disabled" foster kid on a fast track to nowhere, DJ is now a first-year college student who insists on standing up for his peers: people who are dismissed as incompetent because they are neurologically diverse. Will Deej be able to find freedom for himself and others like him? duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Spectrum: A Story of the Mind This program combines live action and animation to explore the inner sensory experience of autism, and reveals the underlying sensory differences that create an autistic perspective. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:30 am
    Doc World [#202] The Biggest Chinese Restaurant in the World/Japan: A Story of Love and Hate duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:02 am
    Class of '27: America Reframed Experience three stories featuring teachers and local leaders, in struggling rural American communities, who join forces to beat the odds and guide their children toward the long-term goal of graduating high school in 2027. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4216] Tavis talks with economist Ben Stein about the President's proposed tax plan and his new book The Capitalist Code and with Drew Carey about celebrating his 10-year anniversary as Host of The Price is Right. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4217] Tavis talks with reporter Jere Van Dyk about his new book The Trade and with journalist Sasha Abramsky about his new text Jumping at Shadows. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2632] We are continuing our Women Thought Leaders series with Susan Burton. Burton founded A New Way of Life Re-Entry Project (ANWOL) dedicating her life to women, families, and communities suffering from the ominous experiences of incarceration. ANWOL provides women access to housing, education, pro bono legal services, advocacy, and policy development so women have the opportunity to rebuild their lives. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    American Forum [#306] Are The U.S. and China Destined for War? Harvard Kennedy School Dean GRAHAM ALLISON on the growing struggle between the world's two greatest powers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    America Reframed [#514] Deej Deej is the story of DJ Savarese ("Deej"), a gifted, young writer and advocate for nonspeaking autistics. Once a "profoundly disabled" foster kid on a fast track to nowhere, DJ is now a first-year college student who insists on standing up for his peers: people who are dismissed as incompetent because they are neurologically diverse. Will Deej be able to find freedom for himself and others like him? duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Spectrum: A Story of the Mind This program combines live action and animation to explore the inner sensory experience of autism, and reveals the underlying sensory differences that create an autistic perspective. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 12:27 pm
    Doc World [#202] The Biggest Chinese Restaurant in the World/Japan: A Story of Love and Hate duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8143] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14208] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4217] Tavis talks with reporter Jere Van Dyk about his new book The Trade and with journalist Sasha Abramsky about his new text Jumping at Shadows. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36208] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, The Dow closes above 23,000 for the first time ever and it was helped by an unlikely stock. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12078] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8143] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7058] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36208] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, The Dow closes above 23,000 for the first time ever and it was helped by an unlikely stock. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12078] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23218] (original air date 10/18/2017) A discussion about the annulled result of Kenya's presidential election. Guest host Jeff Glor is joined by Salim Lone, senior advisor to Raila Odingo and former director of the United Nations media division under Kofi Annan.
    *We conclude with historian Mike Wallace introducing his new book, "Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36208] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, The Dow closes above 23,000 for the first time ever and it was helped by an unlikely stock. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4218] Tavis talks with musician Michael McDonald about his latest album Wide Open. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12078] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4493H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7058] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12078] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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