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Commonwealth Club of California

The Commonwealth Club has more than 19,000 members who help host over 400 events each year on topics ranging across politics, culture, society, and the economy. Around 50,000 people attend these events. Wikipedia*

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The Commonwealth Club of California has 245 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1989, Cocaine: Is It About Time to Make It Legal?. The year with the most videos was 1996 with 24 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 950 views per program. Most appearances with Joseph I. Epstein (16), Gloria Duffy (7), Greg Dalton (7). Most common tags: American Perspectives, California, U.S. Economy.

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    Give Work

    SamLeila Janah talked about her book Give Work, in which she discusses a business model designed to lift poor communities…

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    Altered Genes, Twisted Truth

    Steven Druker talked about his book Altered Genes, Twisted Truth: How the Venture to Genetically Engineer Our Food Has…

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    Private Prisons

    Panelists talked about private and public prisons and their impact on incarceration and society. Mother Jones sent reporter…

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    Science in the Soul

    Richard Dawkins talked about his book Science in the Soul: Selected Writings of a Passionate Rationalist, in which he makes an argument…

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