Social Issues

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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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What the Future Holds for Farm Workers and Hispanics

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Fri, Nov 9 1984

Cesar Chavez, Founder, United Farm Workers

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Human Rights in the Eighties: Seeing Through Both Eyes

Joan Baez, Noted Singer and Musician; Founder, The Institute for the Study of Nonviolence; President, Humanitas International

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

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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.

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Rebirth of a Nation

Published in:
Thu, Aug 1 1974

Jesse Jackson, 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

 

 

 

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

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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 »

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Every Issue Is a Woman's Issue

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Thu, Mar 23 1972

Abzug, Bella S., 1920- Member from New York, U.S. House of Representatives, 1971-75

 

 

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A Radical Perspective on Life

Published in:
Fri, Nov 12 1971

Dellums, Ronald V., 1935- Member from California (Democrat), U.S. House of Representatives, 1971-98; mayor, Oakland (Calif.), 2007-11

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