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David Boies: Challenging Law and Making History: Overturning CA’s Prop 8 Gay Marriage Ban

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David Boies: Challenging Law and Making History

Attorney; Chairman, Boies, Schiller and Flexner LLP

Pamela S. Karlan, Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor of Public Interest Law, Stanford University; Co-director, Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, Stanford University - Moderator

Challenging Law and Making History: Overturning CA’s Prop 8 Gay Marriage Ban. Read more »

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Senator Barbara Boxer-Member, United States Senate (D-CA)

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Senator Barbara Boxer

Member, United States Senate (D-CA) Read more »

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Robert Reich-America’s Economy and the Road Ahead

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Robert Reich, Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley; Former U.S. Secretary of Labor; Author, Aftershock

When the nation’s economy foundered in 2008, blame was almost universally directed at Wall Street, but celebrated economic policymaker and political theorist Reich suggests a different reason for the meltdown and describes a potentially treacherous road ahead. Reich explores a blueprint for lastingly improving our economy. Read more »

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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton (10/15/2010)

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Greg Dalton, Founder of Climate One - Moderator

In just her third appearance before a US audience as secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton touts the potential of American innovation to further public diplomacy and to help tackle a host of global challenges. Before a sold-out Commonwealth Club crowd of 1,500, Clinton comments on global flashpoints – Afghanistan, Iran, and Mexico – while addressing climate change and clean energy.  Read more »

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Richard Wolffe, Political Commentator; Author, Renegade and Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside the White House (12/7/2010)

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Richard Wolffe, Political Commentator; Author, Renegade and Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside the White House
Phil Bronstein, Editor at Large, Hearst Newspapers – Moderator Read more »

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Modernizing Medicare and Medicaid: How to Upgrade America's Health Care

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Donald Berwick, M.D., M.P.P., Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Sarah Varney, KQED Health Reporter, “The California Report” and “Health Dialogues” - Moderator Read more »

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Ronald Reagan at 100: A Personal, Behind-the-Scenes Look

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Ronald Reagan at 100: A Personal, Behind-the-Scenes Look


Tyrus Cobb, Ph.D., Former National Security Council Member and Special Assistant to President Reagan Read more »

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Senator Dianne Feinstein, Member, United States Senate (D-CA) (4/27/11)

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Senator Dianne Feinstein, Member, United States Senate (D-CA)
In conversation with Greg Dalton, Founder of Climate One at The Commonwealth Club Read more »

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Polly Trottenberg: U.S. Transportation Infrastructure: Buying the Future (6/24/11)

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Polly Trottenberg, Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy at the U.S. Department of Transportation Read more »

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WWLD: What Would Libertarians Do? (7/25/11)

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Nick Gillespie and Matt Welch, Co-editors, Reason Magazine and Reason.tv; Co-authors, The Declaration of Independents
In conversation with Joe Garofoli, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Author, Politics Blog, SFgate.com Read more »

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