Manuel Pastor, Director, Program for Environmental and Regional Equity, University of Southern California; justgrowth.org Vien Truong, National Director, Green for All Miya Yoshitani, Executive Director, Asia Pacific Environmental Network Read more »
Carson Bruno, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Twitter @carsonjfbruno Joe Garofoli, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @joegarofoli Debra J. Saunders, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; "Token Conservative" Blogger, SFGate.com; Twitter @debrajsaundersRead more »
Conleth Hill, Actor; Olivier Award Winner; Tony Award Nominee; and Lord Varys in "Game of Thrones" Frances McDormand, Actor ("Olive Kitteridge"); Tony, Academy, and Emmy Award Winner Tony Taccone, Michael Leibert Artistic Director, The Berkeley Rep Theatre—Moderator Read more »
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Come take a peek, meet other members and staff and learn about all The Commonwealth Club offers. Experience firsthand how The Commonwealth Club has become the nation’s leading public forum. Bring a friend and explore the Club together!
Join another Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure! Explore vibrant North Beach with Rick Evans during a two-hour walk through this neighborhood with a colorful past, where food, culture, history and unexpected views all intersect in an Italian “urban village.” In addition to learning about Beat generation hangouts, you’ll discover authentic Italian cathedrals and coffee shops.
E.J. Dionne Jr., Columnist, The Washington Post; Author, Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism from Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond; Twitter: @EJDionne Barbara Marshman, Editorial Pages Editor, San Jose Mercury News—Moderator Read more »
Dr. Thomas Lewis, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCSF, Co-author, A General Theory of Love
Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Science Director, Greater Good Science Center, University of California BerkeleyRead more »
Joseph Henrich, Co-Director of the Human Evolution, Cognition and Culture Center, Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University; Author, The Secret of Our Success: How Culture Is Driving Human Evolution, Domesticating Our Species, and Making Us Smarter Colleen Wilcox, Member of The Commonwealth Club Board of Governors—ModeratorRead more »
Janet Napolitano, President, University of California; Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security; Former Governor, Arizona Geoffrey Cowan, Dean Emeritus, Annenberg School of Communication, University of Southern California; Former Director, Voice of America; Author, Let the People Rule: Theodore Roosevelt and the Birth of the Presidential PrimaryRead more »