Tales from the Left Coast Columnist and author James Hirsen talked about his new book, Tales From the Left Coast: True Stories of Hollywood Stars and Their… read more

Tales from the Left Coast Columnist and author James Hirsen talked about his new book, Tales From the Left Coast: True Stories of Hollywood Stars and Their Outrageous Politics, published by Crown Forum. He described the involvement of Hollywood musicians, actors, and actresses in the politics of Washington, DC. He said that the politics of Hollywood tend to be liberal and that Hollywood figures often use their celebrity status to champion liberal causes. Mr. Hirsen talked about people like Sean Penn, Barbra Streisand, and Julia Roberts, and the ways in which they and other celebrities are involved in national and international politics. close

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 28, 2003
Last Aired:
Oct 18, 2003

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  • Sep 28, 2003 | 1:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2003 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2003 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 12, 2003 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 18, 2003 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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