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Amanda Stupi

Amanda Stupi is the Engagement Producer for KQED’s daily public affairs program Forum. In that role she turns the information shared during the hour-long call-in show into web-friendly content. Her writing has been featured throughout KQED.org, including on KQED Arts and News Fix as well as on MLB.com, Hyphen Magazine and the San Francisco Examiner. Her radio work has aired on The California Report and Talk of the Nation. Stupi runs the @KQEDForum Twitter account and Forum Facebook account. Her personal Twitter account is @FiftyCentHotdog. She believes that Hostess products get a bad rap and that cereal can save the world.

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We Can’t Make It Rain… But We Can Still Write Poetry

January 31, 2014 | 9:38 am

We Can’t Make It Rain… But We Can Still Write Poetry

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Seeking haiku, sonnets and any other art inspired by the current lack of precipitation.

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Rep. George Miller Has Harsh Words for Intelligence Committees

January 24, 2014 | 7:00 am

Rep. George Miller Has Harsh Words for Intelligence Committees

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Retiring lawmaker says panels fail to provide oversight and that his successor ‘better be skeptical.’

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Listeners Weigh In: What Stories KQED Should Cover in 2014

January 9, 2014 | 7:00 am

Listeners Weigh In: What Stories KQED Should Cover in 2014

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Ideas run the gamut, from labyrinths and climate change to unemployment and retiring boomers.

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Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

December 30, 2013 | 9:00 am

Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

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The ones that stuck with us, from a show on kindness to a Mike Tyson interview to dogs to housing.

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Local Sportswriters, Athletes and Fans Reflect on Candlestick

December 20, 2013 | 3:47 pm

Local Sportswriters, Athletes and Fans Reflect on Candlestick

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Featuring Ronnie Lott, Duane Kuiper, Ray Ratto, Ann Killion, Bill Martin and our listeners.

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Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

November 29, 2013 | 1:31 pm

Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

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Creating affordable housing requires a multi-pronged, nuanced approach. Experts suggest some solutions.

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Bay Area Authors, Activists and Listeners Weigh In on Gentrification

November 18, 2013 | 6:42 pm

Bay Area Authors, Activists and Listeners Weigh In on Gentrification

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What, exactly, does the word mean? Voices from the community say what they think.

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5 Reasons Landlords Say They’re Not to Blame for High Rents and Evictions

November 12, 2013 | 12:59 pm

5 Reasons Landlords Say They’re Not to Blame for High Rents and Evictions

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Do property owners deserve all the blame for spiking rents and a rising number of evictions? Think again.

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What Do You Give Up to Live in the Bay Area?

November 4, 2013 | 9:30 am

What Do You Give Up to Live in the Bay Area?

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What do you sacrifice to be able to afford housing in the Bay Area?

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KQED Launches ‘Priced Out: The Bay Area’s High Cost of Living’

October 30, 2013 | 2:53 pm

KQED Launches ‘Priced Out: The Bay Area’s High Cost of Living’

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Over the coming months KQED will bring you the facts and stories of the Bay Area housing crisis as part of a new series we’re calling ‘Priced Out.’

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