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Every good story starts local. So that’s where we start. The Bay is storytelling for daily news. KQED host Devin Katayama talks with reporters to help us make sense of what’s happening in the Bay Area. One story. One conversation. One idea.

Every good story starts local. So that’s where we start. The Bay is storytelling for daily news. KQED host Devin Katayama talks with reporters to help us make sense of what’s happening in the Bay Area. One story. One conversation. One idea.
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Every good story starts local. So that’s where we start. The Bay is storytelling for daily news. KQED host Devin Katayama talks with reporters to help us make sense of what’s happening in the Bay Area. One story. One conversation. One idea.

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Episodes

Can Oakland Out-Regulate S.F. on Scooters?

9/19/2018
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First came electric scooters. Then came policies to regulate them. The Oakland City Council passed new rules Monday with an eye on equity, requiring that scooters be made accessible in areas of the city that need more transit options and that people with lower incomes be given a discounted rate. Guest: Ali Tadayon, Bay Area … Continue reading Can Oakland Out-Regulate S.F. on Scooters? →

Duration:00:08:03

A Dark History of Silicon Valley

9/17/2018
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Silicon Valley got its start with a man who was regarded as a genius and won a Nobel prize. But William Shockley was also a racist and eugenicist who promoted sterilizations of black Americans. A new monument in Mountain View celebrates Shockley’s work, but ignores his racist past. Guest: Sam Harnett, KQED Silicon Valley reporter

Duration:00:09:35

Are Electric Cars Too Uncool?

9/14/2018
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Your car says a lot about you. It can tell people how much money you have. It can say, "I care about the environment." And while we know that the adoption of electric cars is key to cutting greenhouse gas emissions, most consumers still aren't buying them yet. But the Bay Area's better than most.

Duration:00:09:07

Yoga and #MeToo: ‘I Trusted Yoga, So I Trusted Him.’

9/12/2018
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You can read Miranda's full story #MeToo Unmasks the Open Secret of Sexual Abuse in Yoga.

Duration:00:12:49

The Whitening and Erasure of the Asian-American Identity

9/10/2018
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Read Iris' personal essay from The Atlantic, The 'Whitening' of Asian Americans.

Duration:00:12:13

The Bay’s 100th Episode. What?!

9/7/2018
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The Bay is teaming up with Snap Judgment to present The Fire Tapes, a night of live stories about the Northern California wildfires. Tickets available now for the Sept. 22 show.

Duration:00:10:00

The Drug With No Street Name: Fentanyl

9/5/2018
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Fentanyl is partly to blame for a rise in *drug* overdose deaths, according to a recent Centers for Disease Control report. Officials say the synthetic and undetectable opioid Fentanyl is being mixed into all types of drugs from heroin to cocaine and more. A KQED journalist talks about how, aside from policy solutions, the stigma … Continue reading The Drug With No Street Name: Fentanyl →

Duration:00:12:30

Bay Area Women Candidates and ‘The Long Run’ For Political Office

9/3/2018
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The KQED special series The Long Run is about women running for office this November including Bay Area candidates and their experiences on the campaign trail. The Bay is teaming up with Snap Judgement to present a live show about the one year anniversary of the Northern California fires. Get tickets to The Fire Tapes, a storytelling event on Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. This episode has been updated with the following correction: If Kayla Jones wins this November she would be the first Arab-American...

Duration:00:11:34

Bay Curious: Hetch Hetchy Water’s Epic Journey, From Mountains to Tap

8/31/2018
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Subscribe to KQED's Bay Curious podcast.

Duration:00:09:48

MindShift: Can Inviting Teachers Over to Your Home Improve How Kids Learn?

8/29/2018
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Subscribe to KQED's MindShift podcast.

Duration:00:13:32

Q’ed Up: The West Oakland Teacher Everyone Knows

8/27/2018
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Take The Bay's feedback survey ! Subscribe to KQED's Q'ed Up podcast. Read Vanessa Rancaño's full story on LuPaulette Taylor here .

Duration:00:07:34

Verizon Squeezes the Internet Hose on Firefighters During Mendocino Fire

8/24/2018
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Read Jon Brodkin's full story here. Plus, an update about what Verizon is doing since the story came out.

Duration:00:09:17

‘Cover the Important Bits’: Alameda Schools Change Their Dress Code

8/22/2018
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Read Jill Tucker's story on Alameda's new dress code. And please take a few minutes to help us make The Bay better by taking our short survey.

Duration:00:10:18

Fight for Water Makes Strange Bedfellows: Farmers…and San Francisco

8/20/2018
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Green bins, blue bins, black bins. San Francisco is known for being super progressive when it comes to the environment. But some say the city’s behind the curve on this one thing: water. This week state water officials discuss a revolutionary new plan to restore water to rivers, which could curtail the primary — and … Continue reading Fight for Water Makes Strange Bedfellows: Farmers…and San Francisco →

Duration:00:08:18

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is What A Lot of People Have Been Waiting For

8/17/2018
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Read Ricky's article here: Asian-Americans Are Cultural Orphans (aka I hope Crazy Rich Asians isn’t a flop).

Duration:00:11:04

Back to the Future: SF’s New Transbay Terminal

8/15/2018
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Dan's reporting on San Francisco's new transit terminal can be found here . To see a video of the new terminal click here .

Duration:00:10:14

A Lesson in How to Die

8/13/2018
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There will be a screening of A Dance With Death at the Clay Theatre Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Duration:00:13:33

These Fires Break All the Old Rules

8/10/2018
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We're always working on improving the podcast. Help make The Bay better by taking our survey.

Duration:00:12:07

One Bay Area City Preps for More Rent Control; Aaand…It’s Berkeley

8/8/2018
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If California voters approve Prop. 10 in November, the debate over rent control will continue. Read more from Guy Marzorati on that debate in the Bay Area.

Duration:00:10:43

How the DMV Got Worse

8/6/2018
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Read Bryan Anderson's full story on the DMV here. Also check out the Capitol Alert newsletter. Finally, thanks to the Sacramento Bee for letting us use audio for this story.

Duration:00:08:55