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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The Commonwealth Club of California
Host, MSNBC’s "The Mehdi Hasan Show"; Author, Win Every Argument: The Art of Debating, Persuading, and Public Speaking; Twitter @mehdirhasan
In Conversation with Rachael Myrow
Senior Editor, KQED’s Silicon Valley News Desk; Twitter @rachaelmyrow
5–6 p.m. program
(all times PDT)
Free for members
$10 for nonmembers
$28 members with a book
$38 nonmembers with a book