Shelby Steele, Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution; Author, Shame: How America’s Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country
The United States today is hopelessly polarized. The political right and left have hardened into rigid and deeply antagonistic camps, preventing any sort of progress. Amid the bickering and inertia, the promise of the 1960s – when many people came together to fight for equality and universal justice – remains unfulfilled. Read more »
Join Rick Evans for his new walking tour exploring the historic sites of the waterfront neighborhood that surrounds the location of the future Commonwealth Club headquarters. Hear the dynamic stories of the entrepreneurs, controversial artists and labor organizers who created this recently revitalized neighborhood. This two-hour tour will give you a lively overview of the historic significance of this neighborhood and a close look at the ongoing development.
Carlina Hansen, Executive Director, Women’s Community Clinic Claire Brindis, DrPH, Director, UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies Alice Huan-mei Chen, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Integration Officer, Director of the Center for Innovation in Access and Quality, and Director of the eReferral Program, San Francisco General Hospital; Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco — Moderator Read more »
Privahini Bradoo, CEO and Co-Founder, BlueOak Miro Salem, CEO and Founder, 3TEN8 Alex Torrenegra, CEO and Co-Founder, Bunny Inc. Geetha Vallabhaneni, CEO, Luminix Barbara Marshman, Editorial Page Editor, The San Jose Mercury News – Moderator Read more »
Bruce Schneier, Chief Technology Officer, Co3 Systems; Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard Law School; Author, Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World
Join us for a shocking look at the ways corporations and governments track and control people, and the ways we can fight back. Read more »