Perspectives KQED's series of daily commentaries by radio listeners and is one way in which KQED Public Radio works to keep the "public" in public radio.
Perspectives

Perspectives

From KQED

KQED's series of daily commentaries by radio listeners and is one way in which KQED Public Radio works to keep the "public" in public radio.

Most Recent Episodes

Debbie Duncan: A Giant Tribute to Vin Scully

She may be a diehard Giants' fan, but Debbie Duncan pays tribute to long-time Dodger announcer Vin Scully.

Michael Ellis: Arctic Terns

Michael Ellis looks at seabirds who fly astounding distances.

Stephen Lavezzo: Mama's Boy

Stephen Lavezzo gratefully remembers all his dying mother has taught him.

Donovan Tong: Playing the Bassoon

When Donovan Tong took up the bassoon he had no idea the possibilities that would open up to him

Pablo Quintanilla: The Ghosts of Home Ownership

Pablo Quintanilla says the ghosts of racial deed restrictions haunt Bay Area home ownership to this day.

Kelsey Wu: Body Image and Social Media

Kelsey Wu says a state bill to protect young people like her from damaging social media content is a positive step.

Chloe Chan: Kelp Foraging

Chloe Chan finds fascination and community in the practice of kelp foraging.

Sandhya Acharya: The Note

Like many families, Sandyha Acharya's household has had lots of bubble time. Sometimes, though, that bubble bursts.

Karina Moreno: Broken, But Still Whole

Karina Moreno shares the pervasive despair and pain so many feel right now, but she takes comfort in a family saying that has gotten them through dark days before.

Jada Sanders: My Lesson Learned

When Jada Sanders fell out of favor with her softball coach, she used the tough moment as motivation to improve.