Social Issues

Past event

Empowering Girls through Sport: Giving Girls a Voice and a Choice!

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Thu, Jul 17 2014 - 6:00pm

Lorrie Fair, Member, U.S. Women’s 1999 World Cup Champion Team; Former Athlete Ambassador, Right to Play; Sports Envoy for the Secretary of State
Nick Gates, Founder and Global Strategist, Coaches Across Continents Read more »

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Michael Waldman

Michael Waldman
Wed, Jul 9 2014 - 6:00pm

Michael Waldman, President, Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law; Author, The Second Amendment: A Biography Read more »

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Breaking Bread: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers’ Stories of Sharing Lives and Cultures

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Mon, Jul 7 2014 - 6:00pm

Justina Wu, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Kenya 2005–2007 
Zach Matheson, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Mali 2011–2012 
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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 6/30/14

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Mon, Jun 30 2014 - 6:30pm

Melissa Griffin Caen, Contributor, KPIX-TV and San Francisco Magazine; Attorney; Twitter @melgriffincaen
Mollie Reilly, Deputy Politics Editor, Huffington Post; Twitter @mollieclare
Martin G. Reynolds, Senior Editor, Community Engagement and Training, Bay Area News Group/Digital First Media; Co-founder, Voices; Twitter @reynoldspost Read more »

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David Boies and Theodore Olson: The Case for Marriage Equality

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Thu, Jun 26 2014 - 6:00pm

David Boies, Chairman, Boies, Schiller, and Flexner LLP; Co-author, Redeeming the Dream: The Case for Marriage Equality Read more »

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Jenny Bowen: A Personal Tale of Action to Save Orphaned Children

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Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Jenny Bowen, Founder, Half the Sky; Author, Wish You Happy Forever Read more »

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The HALO Trust in Afghanistan: Clearing the Deadly Debris of War

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Thu, Jun 19 2014 - 12:00pm

Farid Homayoun, Afghanistan Program Manager, HALO Trust Read more »

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Bay Area Housing Revolution: The Future of Green and Affordable People-Centered Community

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Thu, Jun 12 2014 - 6:00pm

Bob MassaroCo-founder and CEO, Thriving Communities
James Schaffer, Partner, Schaffer&Combs Read more »

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Anya17: Human Welfare and the Aesthetics of Opera

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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 »

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War! What is it Good For?

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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 »

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