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Forum

With Michael Krasny

KQED's live two-hour call-in program presents wide-ranging discussions of local, state, national and international issues, as well as in-depth interviews. Every week day from 9:00 to 11:00am.

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This American Life

The Middle of Nowhere

Today at 12:00pm
Repeats at 9:00pm

Stories from faraway, hard-to-get-to places, where all rules are off, nefarious things happen because no one's looking, and there's no one to appeal to.

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Freakonomics

The Economics of Marriage

Today at 3:00pm

A couple wins a diamond at a raffle. Should they keep or sell it? Stephen Dubner helps the unhappy couple by finding out why we’ve come to think of diamonds as a good investment & whether that’s true. Also, why marriage is at an all-time low.

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Perspectives

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KQED Productions

  • The California Report

    The California Report

    Daily news and a weekly newsmagazine, produced by KQED in partnership with stations statewide.

  • The Do List

    The Do List

    Cy Musiker and David Wiegand on the hottest tickets and shows in Northern California.

  • Forum

    Forum

    KQED's live call-in program presents wide-ranging discussions and in-depth interviews.

  • KQED News

    KQED News

    KQED's local news program reporting on the latest happenings in Northern California.

  • Perspectives

    Perspectives

    Our series of daily listener commentaries since 1991.