KQED Public Radio Highlights

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Prisons Agree to Cease Race-Based Punishments

Today at 9:00am

State prison officials will no longer be allowed to impose inmate lockdowns based on race under a new legal settlement.

  • Abdul Ahad Mohmand

The World

Afghanistan's First Man in Space

Today at 2:00pm

In 1988, the Soviets were about to leave Afghanistan. But first, they sent an Afghan astronaut into space. Back on Earth, he's a hero -- but not for long.

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KQED's 2014 Election Guide

Getting ready for Nov. 4? Still unsure about some of the props and races? This might help.

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The Do List

Cy Musiker and David Wiegand share their picks for great events around the Bay Area this week.

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  • 9:00am Forum California Prisons Agree to Stop Using Race-Based Punishments
  • 9:30am Forum Artificial Turf War: S.F. Voters Face Competing Athletic Field Plans

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  • 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


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

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    KQED News

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

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    Our series of daily listener commentaries since 1991.