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Past Event

MSNBC’s Mehdi Hasan: The Art of Debating

MSNBC’s Mehdi Hasan is an award-winning journalist who has interviewed everyone from Edward Snowden to former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton. Throughout his career, Hasan hasn’t been one to avoid arguments but relishes them as the lifeblood of democracy and the only surefire way to dispel misinformation and uncover the truth.

Join us as Hasan reflects on his career as a journalist, anchor and interviewer, and offers tips on how to overcome the arguments and debates that engulf our lives daily.


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March 6, 2023

The Commonwealth Club of California
United States

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Mehdi Hasan

Host, MSNBC’s "The Mehdi Hasan Show"; Author, Win Every Argument: The Art of Debating, Persuading, and Public Speaking; Twitter @mehdirhasan

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In Conversation with Rachael Myrow

Senior Editor, KQED’s Silicon Valley News Desk; Twitter @rachaelmyrow