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KQED Public Radio: Tuesday, September 2, 2014

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    It's Your World (a broadcast of the World Affairs Council) Janet Napolitano: Global Challenges for California California is changing, and the University of California is changing along with it. As president of a world-class institution with a public mandate and a global mission, Janet Napolitano has launched initiatives to ensure that the university will thrive in the 21st century and to make public education in California affordable and accessible. She will discuss strategies to enhance community college transfers; boost the transfer of UC's cutting-edge research to market; improve services for student veterans; and leverage the University's capabilities to address food-related challenges in California, the nation and around the world. She will also discuss efforts she has launched which are focused on environmental sustainability and her project to achieve carbon neutrality across the UC system by 2025.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
  • 9:00 am
    Forum NATO: Russia Violated Ukraine's Sovereignty NATO accused Russia of violating Ukrainian sovereignty by sending equipment and combat troops into eastern Ukraine to support pro-Russian rebels. Russia denies this. In response, European leaders planned to meet Saturday to discuss the possibility of further sanctions. We'll discuss the latest developments in Ukraine.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Daniel Levitin on 'The Organized Mind' Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin gives practical advice to those of us drowning in email, constantly misplacing our belongings and struggling to multitask in his new book, "The Organized Mind." We'll talk with Levitin about staying focused and productive in the face of information onslaughts. Levitin is also the author of "The World in Six Songs" and "This is Your Brain on Music."
  • 11:00 am
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway The Heartland's Shortage of Lawyers Center, Nebraska is a town with a population of under 100 people. Center and other parts of rural Nebraska need lawyers, as young, college-educated people continue to leave the Heartland rather then work in the communities they were raised in.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air America's 'Teacher Wars' As many students return to school, the show looks at how teaching became America's most embattled profession. Terry Gross talks with Dana Goldstein, author of "The Teacher Wars," a history that explains how teachers have been embattled by politicians, philanthropists, intellectuals, business leaders and parents as well as activists on the left and right.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Ukraine Edges Closer to Full-Scale War Ivo Daalder, the former U.S. ambassador to NATO, says the crisis in Ukraine can't be solved by negotiations. He tells host Marco Werman we're witnessing a fundamental challenge to the European security order that hasn't been seen since the end of the Cold War.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace North Carolina Looks to Germany for Manufacturing Training North Carolina is looking at a new way to train students for manufacturing and engineering jobs. And they've started with a trip to Germany.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace North Carolina Looks to Germany for Manufacturing Training North Carolina is looking at a new way to train students for manufacturing and engineering jobs. And they've started with a trip to Germany.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air America's 'Teacher Wars' As many students return to school, the show looks at how teaching became America's most embattled profession. Terry Gross talks with Dana Goldstein, author of "The Teacher Wars," a history that explains how teachers have been embattled by politicians, philanthropists, intellectuals, business leaders and parents as well as activists on the left and right.
  • 8:00 pm
    City Arts & Lectures Poet Billy Collins Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. No poet since Robert Frost has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal. Collins has published eight collections of poetry, including "Questions About Angels," "The Art of Drowning," "The Trouble With Poetry and Other Poems" and "Horoscopes for the Dead." His latest book "Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems 2003 - 2013," was released last October. In June 2001, Billy Collins was appointed United States Poet Laureate 2001-2003. In January 2004, he was named New York State Poet Laureate 2004-06.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum Daniel Levitin on 'The Organized Mind' Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin gives practical advice to those of us drowning in email, constantly misplacing our belongings and struggling to multitask in his new book, "The Organized Mind." We'll talk with Levitin about staying focused and productive in the face of information onslaughts. Levitin is also the author of "The World in Six Songs" and "This is Your Brain on Music."
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered Surplus Armored Vehicles Transferred to Local Police The Pentagon has been transferring Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles to local police and sheriffs. Originally built to protect U.S. forces from roadside bomb blasts in Iraq and Afghanistan, these huge vehicles aren't always welcome. Some say MRAPs are helping militarize law enforcement.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered American Detainees in North Korea Two U.S. news organizations, CNN and the Associated Press, were granted interviews with three men detained by North Korean authorities. To learn more about why, and what North Korea hopes to gain from the publicity, Melissa Block talks with Georgetown professor Victor Cha, the former director for Asian Affairs at the National Security Council.
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