Channel Videos from KQED

Feast of Flavors | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
531 views - 06/30/20
Host Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) invites us to feast on flavors from savory to spicy to sweet in an episode that takes us...
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How to Make Beijing Pizza | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,418 views - 06/29/20
Martin Yan experiments with fusion cuisine, cross-pollinating dishes from different cultures to create a wonderful medley of flavors. He...
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Wine and Spirits Around The Globe | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
657 views - 06/23/20
Host Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) takes us around the globe to sample regional libations in this highlights episode of 100...
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Chinese Banquet | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,533 views - 06/22/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin shows us how to make several dishes, perfect for a formal Chinese banquet. He starts off with...
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Cheese and Cider in Normandy, France | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
1,353 views - 06/16/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) in cheese and cider heaven: Normandy, France. Artists have painted its bucolic landscapes...
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Cooking with Tofu | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,481 views - 06/15/20
Martin Yan is cooking up new tofu recipes in this classic episode of Yan Can Cook. Try a hakka tofu soup (1:33) made with stuffed tofu...
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PBS American Portrait - Trailer | KQED
47,556 views - 06/10/20
Our country is home to millions of people. Each one of us is unique, and we’re all part of the American story. PBS American Portrait is...
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Rice Bowls | Yan Can Cook | KQED
38,163 views - 06/08/20
Learn how to cook a perfect bowl of rice every time with Martin Yan (2:55). Then you can make rice in lotus leaf (5:11), rice congee...
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Stuffed Mushrooms and Blackened Fish | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,923 views - 06/01/20
Have fun cooking these glorious stuffed mushrooms (1:07) with Martin Yan. Then swing by the fish market (8:07) to meet some of Martin's...
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Golden Gate Bridge in the 70s | KQED
4,132 views - 05/27/20
Happy birthday, Golden Gate Bridge, you turn 83 years old today. To celebrate, we unearthed this 1970s footage of the iconic landmark...
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Tequila and Tamales in Guadalajara, Mexico | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
2,147 views - 05/27/20
Take a virtual vacation with Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) to Guadalajara, the bustling and beautiful capitol of Jalisco,...
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Martin's Favorite Dishes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
3,001 views - 05/25/20
He can't choose only one, but Martin Yan introduces us to a few of his all-time favorite dishes including fish roulade, poached chicken...
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Goulash and Wine in Budapest | 100 Days, Dishes, Drinks & Destinations | KQED
2,608 views - 05/19/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco as she explores Budapest, one of Europe's most spectacular cities. Leslie explores the two sides of this landmark...
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Oodles of Noodles | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,289 views - 05/18/20
How many different ways can Martin Yan make noodles? In this episode of Yan Can Cook, follow along as Martin makes everyday noodle soup,...
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Two Ply Over the Cuckoo's Nest | KQED Homemade Film Festival
16,065 views - 05/15/20
A stop motion reflection on life during shelter-in-place created with our most precious commodity - toilet paper. A film by Kate J...
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Willie In The Sky | KQED Homemade Film Festival
5,069 views - 05/14/20
Thanks shelter in place, Willie has become a recluse and is living on the roof of his apartment building, disconnected from everyone and...
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Do You Have Time For Hamster? | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,604 views - 05/13/20
Learn about hamsters with the black metal band "Bloodfïstre." This dynamic two-man team of Ülric Hjammerthrjob and Ümlaüt Ødinsblüt will...
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Hot Chicken and Whiskey in Nashville | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
1,824 views - 05/13/20
Join host Leslie Sbrocco as she discovers why Nashville, Tennessee is sometimes called "a drinking town with a music problem." Beyond...
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Life Behind Bars | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,126 views - 05/12/20
It should be a comfort to be around family during a crisis, but one woman discovers that's not always the case when her bartending...
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You/Me | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,204 views - 05/12/20
Life with a seven-month-old is filled with love, joy, and...monotony. The days are long but there is beauty if you know where to look....
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All I Did Was Smile And Say Hello | KQED Homemade Film Festival
18,193 views - 05/11/20
A woman takes us through her emotional process after a racist encounter at the airport during Covid-19. A colorful and moving animation...
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Farm to Table, Martin Yan style | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,145 views - 05/04/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan introduces us to his harvest garden full of wonderful vegetables. The first dish he...
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Asian Americans: PBS documentary series | KQED
34,694 views - 05/01/20
Asian Americans is a five-part PBS documentary series that delivers a fresh perspective on a history that matters today, more than ever....
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BBQ Pork and Side Dishes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
9,329 views - 04/27/20
Let's go on a picnic with Chef Martin Yan. He starts off his picnic meal with Cantonese-style Barbecue pork sandwiches("bbq duck, bbq...
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Jacques Pepin Live on KQED - Trailer | KQED
2,023 views - 04/23/20
Join Bay Area culinary legend Jacques Pépin for an evening of cooking at home! Does sheltering in place have you brushing up on your...
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Jacques Pepin visits Martin | Yan Can Cook | KQED
40,820 views - 04/20/20
Jacques Pépin is a special guest on this episode of Yan Can Cook. Martin Yan opens the episode by making chicken with fragrant fruit...
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Cruise the Rideau Canal and Ottawa | Travelscope  | KQED
1,492 views - 04/19/20
Once the home of Hershey's Chocolate, the legalization of marijuana in 2018 has transformed the small riverside community of Smith Falls...
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Homemade Film Festival Wants Your Movies | KQED
23,599 views - 04/17/20
Join KQED in celebrating the power of creativity as we launch our first-ever Homemade Film Festival. Although we all may be confined at...
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100 Days, Dishes, Drinks & Destinations - Season 2 Trailer | KQED
509 views - 04/17/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco, host of 'Check, Please! Bay Area' for 100 days of cultural and culinary adventures around the globe. Season 2 of 100...
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W. Kamau Bell Wants You To Stay Home | KQED
306 views - 04/15/20
Bay Area comedian W. Kamau Bell is sheltering in place alongside us all -- and he has a special message for KQED viewers about social...
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Light and Healthy Chinese Recipes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
6,878 views - 04/13/20
Chef Martin Yan shows us how to keep it lean and mean with a few simple light and healthy recipes. The episode kicks off with a creamy...
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How To Carve a Whole Duck | Yan Can Cook | KQED
7,118 views - 04/06/20
Martin showcases his notorious chopping skills as he demonstrates how to cut up a whole duck (10:30) on the Season 3 premiere of Yan Can...
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How To Make Lemon Chicken | Yan Can Cook | KQED
15,351 views - 03/30/20
The special guest on this episode of Yan Can Cook is Jan Weimar of Bon Apetit Magazine. She and Martin have funny kitchen chemistry and...
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8 Treasure Rice Pudding | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,513 views - 03/23/20
This classic episode of the PBS Chinese cooking show Yan Can Cook features tasty dishes from Shanghai. Feel free to substitute the pork...
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Aspic, Apple Birds, & More Fun Food Ideas | Yan Can Cook | KQED
3,142 views - 03/16/20
This classic episode of Yan Can Cook is all about fun with food. Whether you make the jelly spiced beef (7:30), an apple bird (24:03), or...
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How To Make Smoked Tea Duck | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,581 views - 03/09/20
In this classic episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan shows us that szechuan isn't always spicy with a trio of dishes including an...
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Martin Yan Makes Crab Soup | Yan Can Cook | KQED
17,051 views - 03/02/20
Martin's gone fishin'! In this classic episode of the PBS Chinese cooking series Yan Can Cook, Martin makes a delicious Crab Soup with...
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Martin Makes Noodles | Yan Can Cook | KQED
10,621 views - 02/24/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin decides to host a "pasta party" and whips up three tasty noodle dishes: Jajangmyeon (noodles with...
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Maya Angelou Recites 'Heritage' -1968 | KQED
1,683 views - 02/21/20
The great Maya Angelou recites the Countee Cullen poem "Heritage" in this classic clip pulled from her 1968 KQED series, "Blacks, Blues,...
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How To Cook Vegetarian Chinese Food | Yan Can Cook | KQED
34,362 views - 02/17/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, tofu takes center stage as Martin prepares three vegetarian Chinese dishes (if you leave out the dried...
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Dragon Beard Candy, Shrimp Rolls, & Cheese-Filled Golden Crab | Yan Can Cook | KQED
11,780 views - 02/10/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin experiments with "Nouvelle Chinese". The dishes on the menu include Crispy Shrimp Rolls (1:25),...
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How To Make Dim Sum | Yan Can Cook | KQED
37,472 views - 02/03/20
A feast for the eyes as well as the stomach, this episode of Yan Can Cook is all about dim sum. Learn how to make Four Color Sumi (0:49),...
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Seriously Fishy Business | Yan Can Cook | KQED
7,199 views - 01/29/20
In this episode, Martin Yan introduces us to recipes from Shanghai. Do you know how to tell if a fish is fresh? Martin tells us what to...
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Martin's Brother Drops By! | Yan Can Cook | KQED
18,241 views - 01/27/20
Sometimes food not only smells and tastes good, but it also *sounds* good. Case in point: the sizzling Szechuan dishes in this episode of...
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Winter Melon Soup, Steamed Sea Bass, & Black Bean Chicken | Yan Can Cook | KQED
12,491 views - 01/24/20
In this classic episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan cooks up three tasty Cantonese dishes: eight treasure winter melon soup (1:10),...
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Martin Luther King at UC Berkeley Sproul Plaza, 1967 | KQED
2,445 views - 01/17/20
In May 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at UC Berkeley to deliver his final address to the Bay Area. In his speech he denounced the...
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Jane Fonda discusses Vietnam War protests - 1973 | KQED
3,126 views - 12/21/19
Actress, fitness guru, and political activist Jane Fonda discusses her involvement in the Vietnam anti-war movement in this 1973...
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Vintage Christmas in San Francisco | KQED
2,708 views - 12/19/19
Holiday shoppers fill the streets around Union Square in this rare footage from 1970s San Francisco. Kids press their noses against shop...
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Caprese Salad (without tomato!) | Joanne Weir | KQED
1,416 views - 12/18/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen as she prepares a fresh new take on the caprese classic with her salad composed entirely of green...
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Exploring Asheville | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
7,597 views - 12/04/19
Just outside the city of Asheville, North Carolina, lies an American landmark — The Biltmore. The Vanderbilt family built their sprawling...
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Undiscovered Danube | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
4,210 views - 11/27/19
Small towns line the picturesque Danube River on its journey through Austria, Germany, and Slovakia to the Black Sea. Surrounded by...
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The Real Calistoga | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
6,362 views - 11/19/19
Ancient hot springs, erupting geysers, and volcanic rock define modern vineyards and a new way to dine in Calistoga. Leslie Sbrocco joins...
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Sesame Street Car in '60s San Francisco | KQED
1,606 views - 11/15/19
Picking up happy kids all over town, this cute and colorful Sesame Street jeep was the original ride share. Enjoy this classic 1969 clip...
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Driving the Bay Bridge in the '70s | KQED
3,535 views - 11/12/19
The Bay Bridge officially opened for traffic on November 12th, 1936. Cruise along with this cool short clip from the KQED archives...
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Eating in Vienna | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
5,040 views - 11/12/19
Vienna is a city of music and a city of dreams. From dramatic architecture on the stately Ringstrasse to cozy coffee houses; from...
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San Francisco Chinatown with Martin Yan | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
35,209 views - 11/05/19
San Francisco’s Chinatown is home to barbeque pork, steamed bao, dragon beard candy, and enough dim sum to fill the table. There’s no one...
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Reno & Tahoe Food Tour | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
8,402 views - 10/29/19
Primarily known for its world-class skiing, the Sierra Nevada region is rapidly becoming a hotbed of culinary activity. This episode...
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100 Days: Drinks, Dishes, Destinations - Trailer | KQED
1,245 views - 10/28/19
Pack your bags and join Leslie Sbrocco, host of Check Please, Bay Area! as she whisks audiences off for cultural and culinary adventures...
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Joanne Weir's Eggs in Purgatory | KQED
1,768 views - 10/17/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen to learn how to make her Eggs in Purgatory Amatriciana, a dish that reflects her lifelong love for...
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Just The Recipes: Joanne Weir's Risotto | KQED
970 views - 10/17/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen to learn how to make her risotto inspired by the Veneto region of Italy. Joanne recommends tasting...
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Family Ties | Episode 6 | Truth Be Told
525 views - 06/20/19
We’ve all had that one big question in our lives that looms over us and keeps us up at night. Maybe you are making a life-altering...
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Motherhood | Episode 5 | Truth Be Told
808 views - 06/13/19
Before we even know who we are and what we want out of life, women are expected to mother, to ultimately be mothers. And for women of...
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Well-Meaning White Folks | Episode 4 | Truth Be Told
540 views - 06/06/19
Allies are necessary to our collective pursuit of racial equity and anti-racism, but sometimes talking across and through differences can...
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Am I Enough? | Episode 3 | Truth Be Told
354 views - 05/30/19
Have you ever been made to feel like you aren’t enough? Not black enough, not queer enough, not Asian enough, not enough? In this...
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Colonized Desire | Episode 2 | Truth Be Told
516 views - 05/23/19
Do you have “a type?”. What if you’re a person of color and you only have crushes on white folks? There’s a lot of mystery about what...
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Is It OK To Feel Joy When The World Is Burning? | Episode 1 | Truth Be Told
1,077 views - 05/16/19
Our first episode of Truth Be Told is finally here and we're going in deep to take on one of the biggest questions of our time: How can...
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Podcast Series Trailer | Truth Be Told
6,333 views - 05/02/19
Truth Be Told, from KQED, is an advice show made by and for people of color. It’s like the friend you call after a long, exhausting day –...
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Season 14 Trailer | KQED Truly CA
337 views - 04/23/19
Whether exploring forgotten histories or finding a way to persevere beyond tragedy, California has a story to tell. Watch a brand-new...
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Food Trends: Actually Tasty or Just Instagram Fodder? | KQED
795 views - 01/17/19
Are unicorn foods, edible gold, Instant Pot, and other food trends actually tasty or are they just Instagram fodder? People on the...
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Danzantes Aztec Dancers | KQED
2,834 views - 01/04/19
“When we go outside of our areas, we take our traditions and cultures in our heart. So wherever we go, we have it with us.” —Bernanda...
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Rodents of Unusual Size - Broadcast Trailer | KQED
736 views - 01/03/19
Premiering on KQED 9 on January 14th, 'Rodents of Unusual Size' profiles New Orleans' uniquely gritty community response to an invasion...
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Preserving Culture at the Dancing Feathers Youth Pow Wow | KQED
848 views - 11/17/18
"I dance for the ones at the Pow Wow who can't dance no more, like my uncle...." See how young people are continuing Indigenous...
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Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits (BAAITS)| KQED
2,258 views - 11/16/18
Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits (BAAITS) provide space for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Native Americans and...
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Indigenous Sovereignty: One Land Plot at a Time | KQED
3,178 views - 10/19/18
The Sogorea Te’ Land Trust, in East Oakland is an urban Indigenous women-led community organization that facilitates the return of...
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The Great American Read - Kids Pt. IV | KQED
595 views - 09/21/18
What are kids reading these days? Get the scoop straight from the source as Bay Area youth talk about their favorite books. Be sure to...
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The Great American Read - Kids | KQED
911 views - 09/18/18
Kids talk about their favorite books. Be sure to check out PBS' 'The Great American Read' series and cast your vote for the best book in...
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How We Are - Trailer | KQED
1,124 views - 07/30/18
In the Season 13 finale of Truly CA, two short films explore the lives and achievements of the differently abled. In 'Hale', we meet...
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The Corridor - Trailer | KQED
965 views - 06/07/18
Documentary film 'The Corridor' follows a semester at Five Keys Charter School - the first U.S. high school built inside of a county...
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Great American Read - Trailer 1 | KQED
571 views - 04/18/18
What is the best book in America? Make your voice heard when THE GREAT AMERICAN READ premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on KQED 9.
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The Great American Read - Trailer 2 | KQED
427 views - 04/18/18
What is the best book in America? Make your voice heard when THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, hosted by Meredith Vieira, premieres Tuesday, May...
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Check, Please! Bay Area - Season 13 Trailer | KQED
1,515 views - 04/18/18
KQED’s James Beard and Emmy Award-winning program 'Check, Please! Bay Area' is back. The 13th season premieres on Thursday, April 26,...
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Vietnam War Reflections : John Palmer | KQED
679 views - 11/14/17
John Palmer says he saw himself as a patriotic American but never envisioned serving his country during the Vietnam War. Although he...
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Vietnam Stories: Van Lan Truong on helping immigrants | KQED
689 views - 10/03/17
Van Lan Truong’s refugee experience motivates her to help her fellow immigrants integrate into American society. Because of her...
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Vietnamese Immigration Stories: Tuonganh Nguyen | KQED
819 views - 10/03/17
Tuonganh Nguyen is a speech and language pathologist who believes it was a bit difficult getting used to American culture, despite...
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Vietnamese Immigration Stories: Tien Do Bui | KQED
190 views - 10/03/17
Because the Communist government greatly limited her opportunities for socioeconomic advancement, Tien Do Bui says she believes she had...
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Vietnam Stories: Tam Nguyen on Vietnam and San Jose | KQED
713 views - 10/03/17
Tam Nguyen’s painful memories as a civilian during the Vietnam War remain vivid today. But as a member of the San Jose City Council, he...
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Quyen Vuong talks leaving Communist Vietnam at a young age
706 views - 09/30/17
In Vietnam, Quyen Vuong’s status as a member of the middle class afforded her family a comfortable quality of life. But that all came...
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Quyen Nguyen opens up about his experience in Communist Vietnam
2,258 views - 09/30/17
Quyen Nguyen is a Vietnamese refugee, who had a brutal experience with the Viet Cong. The Communists shot Nguyen in the leg, leaving him...
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Long Nguyen discusses his experience in Communist Vietnam
3,069 views - 09/30/17
Despite being young when the Communists took over Vietnam, Long Nguyen vividly remembers how the new government treated his family and...
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Linda Ta reflects on her experience in Communist Vietnam
1,586 views - 09/30/17
Linda Ta—a Vietnam refugee—vividly recalls that her life drastically changed under Vietnam’s Communist government. Today she says she is...
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My Q:  Anthony Spears
311 views - 09/19/17
Anthony Spears discusses his experience at KQED and his strong connection with the San Francisco Giants.
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Darrell Manful struggles to receive his complete benefits for his service in Vietnam
218 views - 09/13/17
Darrell Manful earned several honors for his service. But that matters little to him today, as he is struggling to receive the proper...
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Bill Ridel discusses reintegrating into civilian life and supporting the veterans community
174 views - 09/13/17
Bill Ridel is a member of the board of directors for Stand on the Delta, a volunteer group committed to helping struggling veterans...
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Ambbeei Hall argues that veterans continue to deal with “moral injury” to this day
147 views - 09/13/17
As a young man from Chicago, Ambbeei Hall said he didn’t know what he was exactly getting himself into when he enlisted in the Navy...
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William Sharp talks about being shot down during a mission and escaping temporary captivity.
704 views - 09/13/17
As a pilot, William Sharp routinely faced the danger of being shot down. When that time finally came, Sharp found himself in a life or...
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William Sharp recalls one of his fondest memories in service
232 views - 09/13/17
It didn’t take long for William Sharp to understand that he couldn’t lightly approach his duties or have a care-free attitude. But a...
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William Sharp discusses maturing into his role in the Navy
385 views - 09/13/17
William Sharp neared the end of his time in college and decided to pursue his interest in aviation in order to help serve his country....
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My Q: Red Dana
384 views - 03/29/17
Red Dana--Manager, Audience Services--has spent 40+ years as a valued KQED employee. This is her Q.
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A Message from John Boland, KQED President
561 views - 03/23/17
Want to show your support for public media like KQED right now? Join protectmypublicmedia.org and urge anyone who cares and benefits from...
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Honor, Courage and Commitment; a Veteran’s Story
150 views - 12/15/16
Andi Tendaji served in the U.S. Navy and, even though she was subjected to sexism, racism, and homophobia during her enlistment, she...
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A U.S. Veteran Explain Life as a Queer Woman in the Marines
338 views - 12/15/16
Kane Andrade served as not only a woman, but also a queer person in the military. Recalling on the time she spent in the United States...
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