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7 Reasons You Can’t Miss This Event with BuzzFeed’s CEO

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Wed, Jan 28 2015 - 7:00pm

Jonah Peretti, Founder & CEO of Buzzfeed
In conversation with Chris Dixon, Investor Read more »

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Steve Forbes and Alan Auerbach: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast

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Fri, Jan 23 2015 - 11:45am

Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, Forbes Media; Former Republican Presidential Candidate
Alan Auerbach, Professor of Economics and Law and Center for Tax Policy and Public Finance Director, University of California, Berkeley; Former Deputy Chief of Staff, U.S. Joint Committee on Taxation Read more »

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Dr. Sylvia Earle and David de Rothschild: Two Generations, One Big Ocean

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Wed, Jan 21 2015 - 6:00pm

Sylvia Earle, Ph.D., Ocean Explorer; National Geographic Explorer in Residence; Founder, Mission Blue and SEAlliance

David de Rothschild, National Geographic Explorer; Environmentalist Read more »

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Cornel West: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Thu, Jan 15 2015 - 7:00pm

Cornel West, Ph.D.; Professor, Union Theological Seminary; Author, Black Prophetic Fire

In conversation with Van Jones, President and Founder, Dream Corps Unlimited Read more »

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Dr. Sylvia Earle and David de Rothschild: Two Generations, One Big Ocean

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Thu, Jan 15 2015 - 6:00pm

Sylvia Earle, Ph.D., Ocean Explorer; National Geographic Explorer in Residence; Founder, Mission Blue and SEAlliance
David de Rothschild, National Geographic Explorer; Environmentalist
Greg Dalton, Founder, Climate One – Moderator Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social Special Edition 1/14/15

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Wed, Jan 14 2015 - 6:30pm

Lanhee J. Chen, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Former Policy Director, 2012 Romney-Ryan Presidential Campaign 
Carson Bruno, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Specializing in California's Political and Policy Landscape
Bill Whalen, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Political Blogger, adayattheracesblog.com; Twitter @hooverwhalen

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Lisa Jackson and Rajendra Pachauri

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Wed, Jan 14 2015 - 6:00pm

Rajendra Pachauri, Ph.D., Chair, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Lisa Jackson, Vice President, Environmental Initiatives, Apple; Former Administrator, EPA

Can Apple help make clean energy cool? As a beloved brand and the most valuable company on the planet, it is uniquely positioned to influence global culture and individual behavior. What are Apple and its Silicon Valley brethren doing to drive toward a clean and sustainable economy? Read more »

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Steven Brill

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Tue, Jan 13 2015 - 6:00pm

Steven Brill, Journalist; Author, America’s Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Back-Room Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System; Twitter @StevenBrill Read more »

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Oil Ahead

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Mon, Jan 12 2015 - 12:00pm

Angus Gillespie, VP for CO2, Shell Oil Company
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board
Lou Allstadt, Former Executive Vice President, Mobil Oil; Member, Citizens Climate Lobby Read more »

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New Member Reception

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Thu, Dec 11 2014 - 5:30pm

Are you new to the Club? Just want to explore and check it out? 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! Read more »

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