David Gergen, CNN Senior Political Analyst; Professor and Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government Dan Ashley, News Anchor, ABC7; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors -ModeratorRead more »
Joe Garofoli, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @joegarofoli Carla Marinucci, Senior Political Writer, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @cmarinucci Debra J. Saunders, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; “Token Conservative” Blogger, SFGate.com; Twitter @debrajsaundersRead more »
Make your voice heard in an enriching, provocative and fun discussion with Club members as you weigh in on events shaping the face of the Middle East, North Africa and Afghanistan. Each month, the Middle East Member-Led Forum hosts an informal roundtable discussion on a topic frequently suggested by recent headlines. Nabil Wahbeh will make a presentation about his trip to Israel and the West Bank. Afterwards, the floor will be open for discussion. All interested members are encouraged to attend. There will also be a brief planning session.
Satu Limaye, Director, East-West Center in Washington Bruce Stokes, Director of Global Economic Attitudes, Global Attitudes Project, Pew Research Center
The Honorable John V. Roos, Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Dan Bob, Director of Programs and Senior Fellow, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA – Moderator
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, an expert panel will examine the depth and strength of U.S. ties with Japan based on public opinion and statistics. Read more »
Carson Bruno, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Specializing in California's Political and Policy Landscape; Twitter @CarsonJFBruno Melissa Griffin Caen, Contributor, CBS SF (“Mornings with Melissa”) and San Francisco Magazine; Attorney; Twitter @melissacaen1 Doug Sovern, Political and Investigative Reporter, KCBS Radio; Twitter @sovernnationRead more »