Fighting for the right to marry or register as domestic partners may be easy for many gays and lesbians to embrace, but deciding whether to legally partner your beloved raises far more personal questions.
This program was recorded in front of a live audience at The Commonwealth Club on September 2, 2009.
Rajan Dev, President, Hot Studio Steve Pinetti, Senior VP Sales and Marketing, Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants Don Skeoch, Chief Revenue Officer, California Academy of Sciences Kat Taylor, Founder, OneCalifornia Bank Kevin O’Malley, President, TechTalk / Studio – Moderator
This Program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on June 23, 2009.
Lisa Gansky, Co-founder, Dos Margaritas; Advisor, New Resource Bank; Founder, oFoto, GNN
Maria Giudice, Founder and CEO, Hot Studio Lisa Nash, CEO, Blue Planet Run Blair Shane, Chief Marketing Officer, California Academy of Sciences Read more »
Michael Eric Dyson, Ph.D.; Professor of Sociology, Georgetown University; Author Richard Thompson Ford, George E. Osborne Professor of Law, Stanford University; Author, The Race Card - Moderator Read more »
Thomas Buergenthal, American Judge, International Court of Justice in the Hague; Author, A Lucky Child
Buergenthal has been an influential voice in international and human rights law, shaped in large part by his experience as a survivor of Auschwitz during the Holocaust. Join us as he shares his experiences of that unforgettable time in history, and discusses the importance of international law and a worldwide commitment to human rights. Read more »
More than half of all Americans are urbanites and in danger of losing their connection to nature. The founder of Utne Magazine, Eric believes that city dwellers can learn to live greener lives, and looks to the sage and still-relevant advice of Benjamin Franklin – author of Poor Richard's Almanack – to provide guidance.