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Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket with Andrew Sean Greer (6/22/2006)

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Daniel Handler, a.k.a. Lemony Snicket, Author, A Series of Unfortunate Events and Adverbs 
In conversation with fellow author Andrew Sean Greer Read more »

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Alan Kaufman-Author, Jew Boy and Matches (7/7/2006)

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Alan Kaufman, Author, Matches and Jew Boy Read more »

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Anne Marie-Cox (1/19/2006)

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Wonkette’s snarky and insightful take on what happens inside and outside the Beltway is essential daily blog reading for political junkies everywhere. She appears in conversation with former MTV senior political correspondent Tabitha Soren, to talk about D.C. life and her book Dog Days - a wry and sexy story about young movers and shakers.

This program was recorded live January 19, 2006.

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Karenna Gore-Schiff (2/16/2006)

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Is another Gore run for office in the cards? Karenna drew the spotlight as an advisor in her father's bid for the presidency in 2000. Since then she's taken the Bush administration's environmental actions to task, and there's buzz that a career in politics lies ahead. In this program, she talks about her life and new book profiling remarkable women from Frances Perkins to Dolores Huerta.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience on February 16, 2006.

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10 Years of Youth Speaks: Youth Poetry Revolution (3/7/2006)

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Emiliano Bourgois-Chacon, Teen Poetry Slam Champion
Meilani Clay, Teen Poetry Slam Champion
Jaime Jacinto, Poet
James Kass, Founder and Executive Director, Youth Speaks
Elaine Katzenberger, Editor, City Lights Bookstore
Paul S. Flores, Author, Along the Border Lines; Poet – Moderator Read more »

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Jim Lehrer: NewsHour with Legendary Journalist Jim Lehrer (4/5/2009)

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Jim Lehrer, Executive Editor and Anchor, "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer"; Author, Oh, Johnny
In conversation with Dr. Gloria Duffy, President and CEO, The Commonwealth Club of California Read more »

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Jonah Lehrer: Inside My Mind - The Science of Decisions (2/19/2009)

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Jonah Lehrer, Author, How We Decide and Proust Was a Neuroscientist; Editor At Large, Seed Magazine; Blogger, The Frontal Cortex Read more »

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Media Coverage of Proposition 8 and Its Aftermath (4/15/2009)

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Rex Wockner, Gay Journalist and Blogger
Cynthia Laird, News Director, Bay Area Reporter
Cathy Brooks, Equality Camp, Founder, Other Than That Consulting Read more »

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Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of The House (4/15/2009)

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Nancy Pelosi in conversation with Dr. Gloria Duffy, President and CEO, The Commonwealth Club Read more »

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Reza Aslan: How to Win a Cosmic War: God, Globalization, and the End of War on Terror (5/16/2009)

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1:07:04

Reza Aslan, Author, How to Win a Cosmic War: God, Globalization, and the End of War on Terror Read more »

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