July 2011

Wesley Clark, Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander; Author, A Time to Lead: For Duty, Honor and Country.

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SPEAKER: Wesley Clark, Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander;
Author, A Time to Lead: For Duty, Honor and Country.


TITLE: A Time to Lead
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Alan Alda: Award winning actor, director and writer, Author, Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself.

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A Conversation with Alan Alda

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John Dean, former Counsel to Richard Nixon; author, Conservatives Without Conscience

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With the perspective of a former Republican political insider, and experience in the Watergate scandal, Dean will address what he sees as the authoritarian influence of neoconservatives within his party. A self-proclaimed Goldwater conservative, he will lament how drastically the right has left behind their core values of libertarianism and small government. Dean will appeal to conservatives to find their consciences and to all Americans to take serious heed of what is going on in the nation.
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General George W. Casey, Chief of Staff, U.S. Army; Former Commander, Multi-National Force in Iraq

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SPEAKER: GENERAL GEORGE W. CASEY, Chief of Staff, U.S. Army; Former Commander, Multi-National Force in Iraq



TITLE: AN ARMY THE NATION NEEDS
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Paula Kerger, President and CEO, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

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SPEAKER: Paula Kerger, President and CEO, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)


TITLE: CAN PBS SURVIVE IN A YOUTUBE WORLD?


What is public television's role in a YouTube world? How are Big Bird and Bill Moyers surviving in a crowded, yet increasingly consolidated, media landscape? What are the challenges of running a public service broadcasting company amidst sweeping change in both the media and philanthropic world, especially in light of periodic budget cut threats from Capitol Hill?

Reconstructing Health Care Panel

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Reconstructing Health Care Panel

E. RICHARD BROWN, Director, UCLA Center for Health Policy Research
ANTHONY WRIGHT, Executive Director, Health Access California
JOHN KABATECK, Executive Director, National Federation of Independent Business
ARNOLD RELMAN, Professor Emeritus of Medicine and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Former Editor, New England Journal of Medicine
JOHN DIAZ, Editorial Page Editor for the San Francisco Chronicle Read more »

Mike Gravel: 2008 Democratic Presidential Candidate (12/11/2007)

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Mike Gravel: 2008 Democratic Presidential Candidate

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Dr. Gloria Duffy-President & CEO, Commonwealth Club of California

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DR. GLORIA C. DUFFY

President and CEO, The Commonwealth Club

RELATING TO THE NEW RUSSIA


Duffy will describe the Russia that has emerged in the Putin era and offer some guidelines for how the United States can successfully relate to this country whose growing influence is fueled by petrodollars. Come hear Club President and CEO

This program was recorded live on November 27, 2007

Imad Moustapha, Syrian Ambassador to the United States (11/7/2007)

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SPEAKER: Imad Moustapha, Syrian Ambassador to the United States



TITLE: THE U.S., SYRIA AND THE NEW OLD MIDDLE EAST: CONFRONTATION OR COOPERATION?
 

Syrian Ambassador to the U.S. Imad Moustapha will offer his insight into what it will take to achieve peace in the Middle East, with Syria being a key player in Middle Eastern politics. He will also explain how Syria’s strong diplomatic ties to the United States are critical in efforts to rebuild Iraq and improve the region's relationship with the West. Read more »

Anthony Bourdain, chef, author, TV host of “No Reservations”

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SPEAKER: ANTHONY BOURDAIN, chef, author, TV host of “No Reservations”

TITLE: NO RESERVATIONS: AN EVENING WITH ANTHONY BOURDAIN