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KQED Public Radio: Monday, September 26, 2016

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Monday, September 26, 2016
  • 1:00 am
    Latino USA The Aftermath What happens after one incident changes everything? Two years ago 43 indigenous students mysteriously disappeared while on their way to protest in Mexico City. Their families have been demanding justice and to see their sons or their bodies. Latino USA talks with Julissa Arce, an undocumented immigrant, who hid her status for years while working as a Goldman Sachs executive. Then hear about the case of a Salvadoran woman offered a U visa in exchange for cooperation with police in a criminal investigation.
  • 2:00 am
    Marketplace Weekend Big Cloud Country Rural America is home to many of the countries cloud storage centers. The massive data centers seemed like they'd bring jobs to rural America, but things didnt quite happen that way. What happened? Plus, everything you always wanted to know about money, but were afraid to ask.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Preparing for the First Debate The presidential election has uncovered sharp divisions in America: race, income, party, religion... the list goes on. As candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump prepare to argue about how to bridge these gaps, Morning Edition and NPRs Steve Inskeep go to Atlanta, Georgia to watch the first presidential debate. Find out how voters opinions change before and after the debate.
  • 5:00 am
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Silicon Valley Cities, Struggling with Soaring Rents, Vote on Rent Control Measures In Mountain View, where nearly 60% of residents are renters, the average monthly rent jumped more than 50% from 2011 to 2015. In response, advocates in many small Bay Area cities, including Mountain View, Burlingame and San Mateo, have put rent control measures on November's ballot. Forum debates these measures and discusses what it means that campaigns for rent control -- normally found in large urban areas -- are migrating to the suburbs.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Making Sense of San Francisco's Jam-Packed November Ballot San Francisco politics are rarely dull, and this election year is no exception. Voters will weigh in on a whopping 25 ballot measures covering hot-button issues like homelessness, public transit and education. In this hour of Forum, we talk with some local political journalists about the big measures and races. We'll also discuss what it all means for Mayor Ed Lee, a divided Board of Supervisors, and the future of the city.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Presidential Debate Preview The stakes couldn't be higher and the audience is expected to be huge for the first Clinton-Trump debate.
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Retro Report and the Evolution of Televised Debates Retro Report takes a look back at the evolution of presidential debates and how the advent of television and media has influenced both the candidates and the people who vote for them.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Peter Berg Director Peter Berg talks about his new film Deepwater Horizon. It's a disaster thriller that tells the story of the people who lived and worked on the oil rig that exploded and caused the 2010 BP oil spill. Peter Berg also directed the film Friday Night Lights and he helped develop the television series Friday Night Lights. Berg is also an actor and starred on the CBS medical drama Chicago Hope.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Human Violence What do chimpanzees, death certificates, and trade figures tell us about our future? Two social scientists say we're not killing each other like we used to. Stephen Pinker and Richard Wrangham look at human history and the behavior of chimpanzees, to explain why the world today is becoming less violent.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Federal Land Some ranchers in the West want the Federal government to turn over land to private owners. But what happens when some areas actually benefit from federal control?
  • 4:30 pm
  • 6:00 pm
    NPR News The First Presidential Debate NPR News will provide live, anchored special coverage and analysis of the1st Presidential Debate at Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, hosted by All Things Considered host Robert Siegel. This debate will be divided into six time segments of approximately 15 minutes each on major topics to be selected by NBCs Lester Holt, the moderator. Holt will open each segment with a question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. Candidates will then have an opportunity to respond to each other. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a deeper discussion of the topic.
  • 7:00 pm
  • 8:00 pm
    World Affairs Council Meeting the Immediate and Long-Term Needs of the Displaced According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in 2014 there were nearly 60 million refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide the highest number since World War II. What is the social sectors role in meeting the immediate needs of the most vulnerable while at the same time, creating long-term strategies for ensuring the security and well-being of those forced to flee their homes?
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
  • 12:00 am
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