PRESS ROOM

The office of Media and Public Relations provides notification of ongoing Commonwealth Club events to the public and the press and handles media relations. Please find below press releases and articles regarding program developments and significant events, forums, and lectures at the Club.

Founded in 1903, The Commonwealth Club has played host to a broad and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Nancy Pelosi in 2010. Just a sampling of other noteworthy guests includes Martin Luther King, Jr., Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Walter Cronkite, Ted Turner, Jane Goodall, Tom Brokaw, Bill Gates, David Brooks, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Alec Baldwin, and Reza Aslan, all of whom have delivered landmark speeches here.

For information and for media credentials, contact:
Riki Rafner, Director of Media and Public Relations
rrafner@commonwealthclub.org
415-597-6712

In the News

Apr 23, 2019: 

Le général américain Wesley Clark: «Daesh est une création israélienne» (Alter Info)

Apr 23, 2019: 

With ‘White,’ Gen X chronicler Bret Easton Ellis takes on Millennials (DateBook)

Apr 22, 2019: 

http://www.hawaiifreepress.com/ArticlesMain/tabid/56/ID/2818/Crichton-Environmentalism-is-a-religion.aspx (Hawaii Free Press)

Apr 22, 2019: 

The best community and culture events in San Francisco this week (ABC 7 News)

Apr 18, 2019: 

BIG REVEAL for MUELLER report— HARRIS faces blowback on truancy — April TAX REVENUES rolling in — MEASLES hits GOOGLE HQ — SF theater tradition BEACH BLANKET BABYLON taking final bow (Politico)

Apr 18, 2019: 

Sen. Kamala Harris Regrets S.F.-Born Truancy Policy (SF Weekly)

Apr 18, 2019: 

Why the Middle East is a disaster (The Toledo Chronicle)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Kamala Harris regrets California truancy law that led to arrest of some parents (LA Times)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Kamala Harris regrets California truancy law that led to arrest of some parents (Rome-News Tribune)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Kamala Harris regrets California truancy law that led to arrest of some parents (The San Diego Union-Tribune)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Kamala Harris Says The Truancy Law She Championed Isn't One She'd Back As POTUS (Bustle)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Leonard Perlmutter Announces Yoga Science Equation D=E+W+C for Transforming Debilitating Thought Energy at American Meditation Institute's Physicians' CME Conference (Dental Economics)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Leonard Perlmutter Announces Yoga Science Equation D=E+W+C for Transforming Debilitating Thought Energy at American Meditation Institute's Physicians' CME Conference (Business Insider)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Leonard Perlmutter Announces Yoga Science Equation D=E+W+C for Transforming Debilitating Thought Energy at American Meditation Institute's Physicians' CME Conference (FOX 21 Delmarva)

Apr 17, 2019: 

Michael Chrichton in 2003: Environmentalism is a religion – Publications – AEI (Austrian Economic Blog)