Wednesday, February 4 –  Montgomery College, Athenaeum Series, Lecture



Sunday, February 15 –  River Road Unitarian Universalist Church, “Coffee, Conversation, & Controversy,” Lecture & Q&A



Thursday, March 19 –  Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning, talk



Thursday, March 19 –  Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning, “Will Putin Drag Europe into a new Cold War?,” lecture, 7:00pm



Friday, March 20 –  Venice Institute of Lifelong Learning, lecture



Wednesday, April 1 –  Thunderbird Country Club, lecture



Monday, April 7 –  Akron Press Club, luncheon lecture, noon



Monday, April 7 –  Akron University, Speech & dialogue with Professor John Green



Friday, April 8 –  Cleveland City Club, luncheon lecture



Sunday, April 19 –  Scarsdale Forum, at the Scarsdale Woman’s Club, lecture, 3:00pm



Wednesday, April 22 –  Washington State Council of Fire Fighters, lecture



Wednesday, April 29 –  St. Olaf College, lecture, “Reclaiming the American Dream”



Friday, May 1 –  Hamline University, Community Development Conference, keynote lecture



Saturday, June 27 –  Fix Democracy First, Annual Award Dinner, Keynote Address



Friday, July 24 –  Women’s University Club of Seattle, “Reclaiming the Dream,” lecture



NPR, “To the Point” with Warren Olney

New America Foundation, Washington, dialogue and book signing

Politics & Prose, Washington, talk and book signing

PBS “Tavis Smiley” interview

Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA, lecture & signing, CSPAN

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, lecture & signing

Powell’s Books, Portland, OR, talk & signing

Third Place Books, Lake Forest, WA, talk & signing

Town Hall, Seattle, lecture & signing

Village Book Store, Bellingham, WA, book talk & signing

Barnes & Noble, Bethesda, MD, book talk & signing

Barnes & Noble, Tyson’s Corner, VA, book talk & signing

CBS “Face the Nation” with Bob Schieffer

PBS “NewsHour” interview with Ray Suarez

Union League Club, Chicago, lecture

Book Stall, Winnetka, IL, book talk & signing

Algonquin Club and New England Oxford-Cambridge Society, Boston, lecture & signing

Boston University Library, Boston, lecture & signing

Aspen Institute, Wye Plantation, Easton, MD, lecture & signing

Denver Forum, Denver, lecture & signing

Tattered Cover Books, Denver, book talk & signing

Williams College, Williamstown, MA, book talk & signing

NC Policy Watch and NC Justice Center Crucial Conversation, Raleigh, NC, lecture

Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC book talk and signing

Lexington Community Education Program, Lexington, MA, lecture & signing

National Consumer Law Conference, Seattle, speech & signing

National Press Club’s 35th Annual Book Fair & Author’s Night, Washington

Eurasia Foundation Forum on US-Russia Cooperation, Embassy of Finland, Washington

MSNBC “Hardball” interview with Chris Mattews

Bloomberg “Political Capital” interview with Al Hunt

University Club, book & author fair, Washington

Women’s National Democratic Club, Washington, lecture & signing

Barnes & Noble Bethesda, Bethesda, MD, book talk & signing

Committee for the Republic, Washington, DC lecture

St. Johns Episcopal Church, lecture & signing, Washington, DC

National Workforce Association, Legislative Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, speech & signing

Union Club, New York City, lecture & signing

Center For American Progress, Washington lecture, panel discussion, & signing

AARP Network, Radio & TV interview, Washington, DC

Titcomb’s Bookshop, Book Club group interview, East Sandwich, MA

Williams College, lecture, Williamstown, MA

Shelter Rock Forum, Manhasset, NY

Council on Foreign Relations, roundtable on the middle class, Washington, DC

Howard University, Phi Beta Kappa lecture, Washington, DC

Hill Center, conversation and signing, Washington, DC

Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, speech, Evanston, IL

New York University, NYU Washington, American Dream Forum, Washington, DC

Emerson Center, speech, Vero Beach, FL

Bricknell Book Club, Prologue Club, book talk, Miami, FL

Friends of WLRN, book talk & luncheon, Coral Gables, FL

Books & Books, book talk Coral Gables, FL

Urban Institute, book panel, Washington, DC

Eckerd College, book talk, St. Petersburg, FL

Environmental Film Festival, Poisoned Waters screening, St. Petersburg, FL

Denver Eclectics, Denver Country Club, speech, Q&A, and luncheon, Denver, CO

Conference Board Roundtable, with ALCOA CEO Klaus Kleinfeld, New York City

National Community Action Foundation, speech, Washington, DC

Kansas City Central Library, book talk, Kansas City, MO

University of Missouri, Journalism School, lecture, Columbia, MO

United Steelworkers, leadership meeting, book talk, Pittsburgh, PA

Common Cause, conversation,Cambridge, MA

University of Virginia, Miller Center, speech Charlottesville, VA

Boulder Conference on World Affairs, keynote, Boulder, CA

Community Action Association of Pennsylvania, lecture, Harrisburg, PA

Jewish Community Center, lecture & book signing, San Francisco, CA

University of California Berkeley, seminar, Berkeley, CA

U.S. Naval Academy, 2013 McCain Conference, lecture, Annapolis, MD

Book Court, lecture, Brooklyn, NY

University of Massachusetts, Rules Change Conference, keynote, Amherst, MA

UCLA Center for Civil Society, lecture & book signing, Los Angeles, CA

Ebell of Los Angeles, lecture & book signing, Los Angeles, CA

Colorado Forum, lecture & signing, Washington, DC

PBS Frontline Middle Class Discussion, National Press Club, panel discussion, Washington, DC

Roosevelt House, Hunter College, lecture, New York, NY

Shaw Public Library, annual meeting, Shaw Island, WA

City Club, lecture, Bellingham, WA

University of Illinois, Chicago Campus, lecture, Chicago, IL

American Political Science Association Convention,  inequality and public polling panel discussions, book signings, Chicago, IL

Ford Hall Forum and Suffolk University, debate with Yaron Brook, President Ayn Rand Institute, Boston, MA

Piedmont Environmental Council, talk, Flint Hill, VA

Harvard Kennedy School, seminar & lunch, Cambridge, MA

Public Policy Forum, lecture, Arlington, VA

Tuesday, October 22 – Gibson’s Bookstore, lecture & book signing, Concord, NH

University of New Hampshire, Carsey Institute & Cooperative Extension, lecture & book signing, Durham, NH

“We The People”, public lecture & book signing, Exeter, NH

Plymouth State University, class lectures, Plymouth, NH

Women Making a Difference, lecture, Manchester, NH

New Hampshire AFL-CIO, lecture & book signing, Hooksett, NH

Nashua Public High School, class meetings, Nashua, NH

University of Massachusetts, Lowell, public lecture & book signing, Lowell, MA

Unitarian Universalist Church, public lecture & book signing, Peterborough, NH

University of Colorado, Athenaeum lecture & book signing, Boulder, CO

University of Nebraska, lecture, Lincoln, NE

Tacoma Rotary Club, book talk & signing, Tacoma, WA

University of Washington – Tacoma, public lecture & book signing, Tacoma, WA

Seattle University, lecture, Seattle, WA

Fairhaven College World Issues Forum, lecture, Bellingham, WA

Whatcom Community College, lecture, Bellingham, WA

Union League Club of Chicago, Global Policy Council, lecture & book signing, Chicago, IL

Williams College, Leadership Class, Williamstown, MA

The Jarvis Center, Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast lecture, Portsmouth, NH

Southern New Hampshire University & Manchester World Affairs Council, lecture, Manchester, NH

Martin Luther King Jr. & The American Dream, The Pearl, talk, Portsmouth, NH

Exeter Academy, all-school address, Exeter, NH

Great Bay Community College, address, Portsmouth, NH

Private reception, Jumpin’ Jays, remarks, Portsmouth, NH

Seacoast Media Group, remarks, Portsmouth, NH

Interview with Arnie Arnesen, WNHN radio, Concord, NH

Lakes Region Community College, Speech, Laconia, NH

Nashua Community College, lecture, Nashua, NH

Toadstool Bookstore, talk, Milford, NH

Unitarian Universalist Church, Speech, Manchester, NH

Granny D Birthday Celebration, Unitarian Universalist Church, Nashua, NH

University of Maryland, public policy class talk, College Park, MD

Gettysburg College, Eisenhower Institute, lecture, Gettysburg, PA

University of Illinois, Center for Democracy, Keynote Address, lecture, Champagne-Urbana, IL

Georgia State University Honors College, founders lecture, Atlanta, GA

Sarasota Institute of Lifetime Learning, lecture, Sarasota, FL

Sarasota Institute of Lifetime Learning, lecture, Venice, FL

Flagler College, Flager Forum lecture, St. Augustine, FL

Notre Dame University, Annual Red Smith Lecture, South Bend, IN

St. Thomas University, 21st Annual Stakeholder Lecture & Dialogue, Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, talk, Minneapolis, MN

Plymouth Congressional Church, public lecture, Minneapolis, MN

University of Vermont, public lecture, Burlington, VT

Seattle Town Hall, public lecture, Seattle, WA

Whitman College, annual journalism lecture, Walla Walla, WA

United Brothers of Carpenters, keynote lecture, Washington, DC

Library of Congress, Library of Congress Guilds, lecture, Washington, DC

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, keynote address, Nashville, TN

Arts West, lecture and signing, Seattle, WA

University of Nevada Reno, lecture, Reno, NV

Sundance Bookstore, Community talk, Reno, NV

Washington Mens Book Club, Army Navy Club, evening lecture, Washington, DC

Chief Executives Organization, Metropolitan Club, lecture, New York, NY

St. Petersburg College, Seminole Campus, public lecture, St. Petersburg, FL

Tampa Bay Village Square, evening lecture, Tampa, FL

Books a Million, book signing, Tallahassee, FL

Tiger Bay Club, luncheon lecture, Tallahassee, FL

Tallahassee Village Square, public lecture, Tallahassee, FL

Bob Graham Center, University of Florida, public lecture, Gainesville, FL

New College of Florida, public lecture, Sarasota, FL

Stravos Business Center, University of South Florida, luncheon talk, Tampa, FL

University of South Florida, public lecture, Tampa, FL

Tedx, Orcs Center, Tedx Talk, Eastsound, WA

Johns Hopkins University, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, lecture, Washington, DC

Independent Sector, Annual Convention, keynote address to Foundation CEOs, Seattle, WA

Williams College, Leadership Seminar, Williamstown, MA

St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, MLK Day Lecture & Celebration, Manchester, NH

Epsom Public Library, NH Rebellion Marchers Talk. Epsom, NH

Capitol Center for the Arts, Granny D Celebration, Moderate Panel on Campaign Reforms, NH Rebellion, Concord, NH