Oct, 26 2018 – Washington – Lecture, “Taking Back Our Democracy,” Silver Owls, National Press Club, 7pm

   Nov. 9, 2018  –  Washington – Video and dialogue, “The People vs The Politicians,” Mosaic Theater

Dec. 6, 2018 – Seattle – Presentation and Dialogue, “The People vs The Politicians,”  Memorable Movies, 7 pm

Dec. 7, 2018 – Seattle – Presentation, “Grass Roots Democracy in Action,”  conference on “Roadmap for Democracy”

 March 29-31, 2019 – Nashville – Video and Dialogue, “The People vs The Politicians,”  Conference on “Unrig the System”



NPR, “To the Point” with Warren Olney

New America Foundation, Washington, dialogue and book signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Politics & Prose, Washington, talk and book signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

PBS “Tavis Smiley” interview

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

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Powell’s Books, Portland, OR, talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Third Place Books, Lake Forest, WA, talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Town Hall, Seattle, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Village Book Store, Bellingham, WA, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Barnes & Noble, Bethesda, MD, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Barnes & Noble, Tyson’s Corner, VA, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

CBS “Face the Nation” with Bob Schieffer

PBS “NewsHour” interview with Ray Suarez

Union League Club, Chicago, lecture on Who Stole the American Dream?

Book Stall, Winnetka, IL, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Algonquin Club and New England Oxford-Cambridge Society, Boston, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Boston University Library, Boston, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Aspen Institute, Wye Plantation, Easton, MD, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Denver Forum, Denver, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Tattered Cover Books, Denver, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Williams College, Williamstown, MA, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

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

Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC book talk and signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Lexington Community Education Program, Lexington, MA, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

National Consumer Law Conference, Seattle, speech & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

Barnes & Noble Bethesda, Bethesda, MD, book talk & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Committee for the Republic, Washington, DC lecture on Who Stole the American Dream?

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

National Workforce Association, Legislative Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, speech & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Union Club, New York City, lecture & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

Center For American Progress, Washington lecture, panel discussion, & signing, Who Stole the American Dream?

AARP Network, Radio & TV interview, Washington, DC

Titcomb’s Bookshop, Book Club group interview, East Sandwich, MA, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, FLWho Stole the American Dream?,

Friends of WLRN, book talk & luncheon, Coral Gables, FL, Who Stole the American Dream?

Books & Books, book talk Coral Gables, FL

Urban Institute, book panel, Washington, DC

Eckerd College, book talk, St. Petersburg, FL, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

University of California Berkeley, seminar, Berkeley, CA

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

Book Court, lecture, Brooklyn, NY, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

Colorado Forum, lecture & signing, Washington, DC, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

University of New Hampshire, Carsey Institute & Cooperative Extension, lecture & book signing, Durham, NH, Who Stole the American Dream?

“We The People”, public lecture & book signing, Exeter, NH, Who Stole the American Dream?

Plymouth State University, class lectures, Plymouth, NH

Women Making a Difference, lecture, Manchester, NH

New Hampshire AFL-CIO, lecture & book signing, Hooksett, NH, Who Stole the American Dream?

Nashua Public High School, class meetings, Nashua, NH

University of Massachusetts, Lowell, public lecture & book signing, Lowell, MA, Who Stole the American Dream?

Unitarian Universalist Church, public lecture & book signing, Peterborough, NH, Who Stole the American Dream?

University of Colorado, Athenaeum lecture & book signing, Boulder, CO, Who Stole the American Dream?

University of Nebraska, lecture, Lincoln, NE

Tacoma Rotary Club, book talk & signing, Tacoma, WA, Who Stole the American Dream?

University of Washington – Tacoma, public lecture & book signing, Tacoma, WA, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Who Stole the American Dream?

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, Orcas 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

Montgomery College, Athenaeum Series, Lecture, Montgomery County, MD

River Road Unitarian Universalist Church, “Coffee, Conversation, & Controversy,” Lecture & Q&A, Washington, DC

Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning, talk, Sarasota, FL

Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning, “Will Putin Drag Europe into a new Cold War?,” lecture, Sarasota, FL

Venice Institute of Lifelong Learning, lecture, Venice, FL

Thunderbird Country Club, lecture, Palm Springs, CA

Akron Press Club, luncheon lecture, Akron, OH

Akron University, Speech & dialogue with Professor John Green, Akron, OH

Cleveland City Club, luncheon lecture, Cleveland, OH

Scarsdale Forum, at the Scarsdale Woman’s Club, lecture, Scarsdale, NY

Washington State Council of Fire Fighters, lecture, Vancouver, WA

St. Olaf College, lecture, “Reclaiming the American Dream,” Northfield, MN

Hamline University, Community Development Conference, keynote lecture, Minneapolis, MN

Fix Democracy First, Annual Award Dinner, Keynote Address, Seattle, WA

Women’s University Club of Seattle, “Reclaiming the Dream,” lecture, Seattle, WA

KGNU, Duncan Campbell, Interview, KGNU, Boulder, CO

KPFK, Ralph Nader, Interview, KPFK, Los Angeles, CA

WFN, Working Family Network, Interview, WFN, Pittsburgh, PA

Women’s University Club, “Reclaiming the Dream,”  lecture, Seattle, WA

Renegade Talk Radio – Richie And Marla, Interview,

Philanthropy Northwest, Talk, Seattle, WA

The JohnMac Radio Show, Interview

Auburn University, Arts & Humanities Month, Keynote Lecture, Montgomery, AL

State Capitol, Leadership Alabama Class, Montgomery, AL

WPKN, Bridgeport Radio, Interview

St. John’s College, Joint College Lecture (St. John’s & St. Benedict), Pellegreene Auditorium, Collegeville, MN

St. John’s College, Politics & a Pint, Panel Discussion, Collegeville, MN

Arnie Arnesen, The Attitude Program, Interview

NPR, John Hockenberry, Interview

Southern California Grantmakers Association, Session, Los Angeles, CA

Oasis Group, Lecture, Bethesda, MD

Working Families Network, Radio, Interview

Boston University, “Putin Challenge,” Dean of International Affairs Lecture & Panel Discussion, Boston, MA

Reddit, Ask Me Anything

Palisades Community Meeting, Bethesda, MD

Leisure World, Bethesda, MD

John MacMullen – John Mac, Radio.

WJUP, Rirchard Garfunkel, Radio.

WFN,  The Union Edge with Charles Showalter.

“We the People” Convention, Concord, NH

Dialogue with Arnie Arnesen of WNHN, at “We the People” Convention, Manchester, NH

KGNU, with Duncan Campbell of Living Dialogues, Boulder, CO

Watson Institute, Brown University, lecture, Providence, RI

The Providence Committee on Foreign Relations, Speech, Providence, RI

Bryant University, Research & Engagement Day, Keynote Speech, Providence, RI

Vermont Humanities Council, Unitarian Church of Montpelier, Lecture, Montpelier, VT

University of Montana, “Can We Reclaim the American Dream?” Seminar, Missoula, MT
University of Montana, President’s Lecture Series, Lucile Speer Memorial Lecture in collaboration with the Phi Beta Kappa Association of Montana, “Who Stole the American Dream?” Lecture, Missoula, MT
RAD, City Club of Tacoma, Lecture & Social , Tacoma, WA
Oak Harbor High School, Lecture & Q&A, Whidbey Island, WASno-Isle Libraries Foundation, Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, talk, Whidbey Island, WA

Whidbey Island Lecture Society, Inagural Trudy Sondheim Memorial Lecture, Whidbey Island, WA

Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations, Lecture, Camden, ME

Politics for People, Interview & National Conference Call, New York, NY

Wertheim Salon, Washington, DC

United Way, Regional Conference, Speech, Albuquerque, NM

Bellingham City Club, Luncheon Speech, Bellingham, WA

National Citizens Leadership Conference, Panel, ‘How the 28th Amendment Supports/Drives Other Reforms,’Washington, DC

National Citizens Leadership Conference, Panel, ‘Together We Win,’ Washington, DC

Cosmos Club, Talk, Washington, DC

Orcas Currents, Lecture, Eastsound, WA

Leadership Florida, The Governors Club, Speech, Tampa, FL

National Holocaust Museum, Civic Collaboratory, Washington, DC

Bethesda Live and Learn, Lecture, Bethesda, MD

Ideas that Inform and Inspire, Lecture, San Miguel, MEXICO

Harvard Institute of Politics,  with former Rep Chris Shays (R-Conn) Study Group – “Divided Country,’ Talk & Discussion, Cambridge, MA

University of South Florida, St Petersburg –  USFSP College of Business – “The Populist Revolution of 2017,” Lecture & Panel, Tampa, FL

Friends of Selby Library, “The Political Earthquake of 2017 – What it Means to Us Now,” Lecture, Sarasota, FL

Colorado University / Denver, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, “The Populist Earthquake of 2016, & Its After-Shocks,” public lecture, Denver, CO

Colorado University / Denver, Daniels Fund Colloquia on Ethics in Communications, Public talk and panel discussion, “Fake News and Filter Bubbles: Overcoming our Information Divide,” Denver, CO

Farmington Club, Talk, Charlottesville, VA

        Seattle – Town Hall Seattle, “Aftershocks From the Populist Earthquake of 2016,” public lecture.

Manchester, NH – Keynote peech at annual meeting of New Hampshire Open Democracy.

Eastsound, WA Public lecture, “Taking Back Our Democracy,” Episcopal Parish Meeting Hall.

Shaw Island, WA Public lecture, “the People vs. the Politicians,”  Shaw island Library Association.

        Washington, DC – Screening, “The People vs the Politicians,”  Common Cause

Boston – Screening, “The People Vs. the Politicians,” Northern Light Productions