Social Issues

Upcoming event

LGBT Retirement Living: A Panel Discussion about Exclusive vs. Inclusive Communities

Wed, Aug 6 2014 - 5:15pm

Marcy Adelman, Ph.D., LGBT Activist; Founder, Open House Read more »

Upcoming event

Anya17: Human Welfare and the Aesthetics of Opera

Tue, May 20 2014 - 6:00pm

This event has been cancelled

Ben Kaye, Librettist, Anya17; Poet 
Spokesperson from United Nations Women, TBA 
Celebrity Advocate Against Human Trafficking, TBA Read more »

Upcoming event

Latino/a Culture, Heritage and Conservation for the Environment

Image - Latino/a Culture, Heritage and Conservation for the Environment
Wed, Apr 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Adrianna Quintero, Senior Attorney; Director, Latino Outreach, Natural Resources Defense Council
Gary Segura, Professor of American Politics and Chair of Chicano/a Studies, Stanford University
Anita Martinez, Retired College Educator; Environmentalist; Community Health and Safety Activist Read more »

podcast

Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social (2/21/14)

Published in:

Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California
C.W. Nevius, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle
Debra J. Saunders, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; "Token Conservative" blogger, SFGate.com

Upcoming event

War! What is it Good For?

Image - War! What is it Good For?
Mon, May 12 2014 - 6:00pm

Ian Morris, Jean and Rebecca Willard Professor of Classics and Professor of History, Stanford University; Author, War! What Is It Good For? Read more »

Past event

What the Future Holds for Farm Workers and Hispanics

Published in:
Fri, Nov 9 1984

Chavez, Cesar, 1927- 1993- Founder of the United Farm Workers (UFW)

Upcoming event

Tiptoeing Through the Twilight Zone: An Explorer's Guide to Understanding Dementia

Image - Tiptoeing Through the Twilight Zone: An Explorer's Guide to Understandin
Wed, May 7 2014 - 5:15pm

Mary Hulme, LCSW, President/Founder, Moonstone Geriatrics

Curious to learn and understand more about dementia? Hulme will teach real-life strategies for coping with dementia. She will describe her “Three Laws for Living with Dementia” and will highlight the importance of humor, creativity and experimentation in staying connected to anyone suffering from this illogical and vexing disease.

Past event

Rebirth of a Nation

Published in:
Thu, Aug 1 1974

Jackson, Jesse, 1941- Assistant to Martin Luther King, Jr., 1965-68; organizer, Operation PUSH, 1971, and Rainbow Coalition, 1984; candidate for the Democratic Party presidential nomination, 1984, 1988

 

 

 

Past event

Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 3/14/14

Image - Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 3/14/14
Fri, Mar 14 2014 - 12:00pm

Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California; Twitter @lgerston 
Carla Marinucci, Senior Political Writer, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @cmarinucci
Bill Whalen, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Twitter @hooverwhalen Read more »

Syndicate content