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Naomi Klein: Disaster Capitalism (10/16/2008)

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Naomi Klein, Journalist, Syndicated Columnist; Author, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
In conversation with Stephen Elliott, Author; Member, San Francisco Writers' Grotto; Former Wallace Stegner Fellow, Stanford University; Founder, The Progressive Reading Series Read more »

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Frank Rich, Michael Tomasky, Thomas Powers, Martin Kettle, Bob Silvers-The Election: Experts Weigh in on the Big Issues (10/27/2008)

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The Election: Experts Weigh in on the Big Issues

Frank Rich, Op-ed Columnist, The New York Times; Contributor, New York Review of Books
Michael Tomasky, Editor, Guardian America; Contributor, New York Review of Books
Thomas Powers, Author, The Military Error and Intelligence Wars; Contributor, New York Review of Books
Martin Kettle, Writer, The Guardian
Bob Silvers, Co-founder and Editor, New York Review of Books - Moderator
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Lewis Schiff: The Changing Face of American Wealth (7/8/2008)

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Lewis Schiff, CEO, Advanced Planning Group; Author, The Middle-Class Millionaire Read more »

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Mahvish Khan, Lawyer; Journalist, Author of "My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees And The Stories They Told Me" (7/10/2008)

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Mahvish Khan-Lawyer; Journalist, Author of "My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees And The Stories They Told Me"



Spurred by the detainment of prisoners
at Guantanamo Bay, American lawyer
Khan decided to offer help to the de-
tainees. Born to Afghan parents, she used
her language skills as a translator, and
from her time with these detainees she
has written a diary that provides insights
into the lives and families of those held
at Guantanamo. Read more »

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Scott McClellan, Former White House Press Secretary (2003-2006); Communication Strategist; Author, What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Washington's Culture of Deception

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Scott McClellan,
Former White House Press Secretary (2003-2006); Communication Strategist; Author, What Happened: Inside the Bush White House Washington's Culture of Deception Read more »

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George Lakoff, Co-founder/Sr. Fellow, Rockridge Institute; Author, The Political Mind

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George Lakoff, Co-founder/Sr. Fellow, Rockridge Institute; Author, The Political Mind

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Harry Reid, U.S. Senator (D-NV); Senate Majority Leader; Author, The Good Fight (5/29/2008)

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HARRY REID, U.S. Senator (D-NV); Senate Majority Leader; Author, The Good Fight




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Willie Brown, Former Mayor of San Francisco, author of Basic Brown: My Life and Our Times (5/7/2008)

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WILLIE BROWN,
Former Mayor of San Francisco, author of Basic Brown: My Life and Our Times




Brown left an indelible mark in an assortment of political issues, ranging from civil rights to international trade. While mayor, he overhauled Muni and redeveloped the Embarcadero, among other accomplishments. And he was sought for advice from such prominent figures as Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton. Read more »

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Dee Dee Myers, Former Press Secretary; Author, Why Women Should Run the World

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Why Women Should Run the World



Dee Dee Myers, Former Press Secretary; Author, Why Women Should Run the World Read more »

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Ben Stein: How Not to Ruin Your Life (1/24/2008)

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Ben Stein, Attorney, Professor, Author, Actor Read more »

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