Atul Gawande is a doctor and health care researcher. He is the author of Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, a contributor to The New Yorker, and a surgeon specializing in endocrinology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Gawande appears in the PBS documentary film version of Being Mortal, which airs February 10th on FRONTLINE.
Wes Moore is a youth advocate and social entrepreneur whose book The Work: My Search for a Life That Matters is out in stores now. A Rhodes scholar, Moore served as a Captain in the U.S. Army and founded BridgeEdU, which is “a unique first year college program that combines core academic courses, real-world internships and service experiences, with the coaching to help students succeed in academics and life.”
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Seinfeld asks why Bill is so worked up about Hillary announcing that she is running.
Fatboy Haley Barbour is his usual oily self. Nancy Pelosi, Jon Huntsman and Mrs. Alan Greenspan round out the guests.
Amy Goodman and Neil deGrasse Tyson Slay Republican Clowns on Real Time With Bill Maher ~ July 25, 2014
Richard D. Wolff is an emeritus professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherstand a visiting professor at New School University. He hosts the weekly radio program “Economic Update” and his latest book is Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism.
Amy Goodman is the co-founder, host and executive producer of Democracy Now! She is also the New York Times bestselling author of The Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope.
Hogan Gidley is a Senior Political Advisor at the consulting firm BrabenderCox. He previously served as the communications director for Rick Santorum’s presidential campaign.
Matt Kibbe is the President and CEO of FreedomWorks, an organization that promotes free markets and individual liberty. His latest book is Don’t Hurt People and Don’t Take Their Stuff: A Libertarian Manifesto.
Neil deGrasse Tyson is the host of the Fox TV series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, as well as an astrophysicist at the AmericanMuseum of Natural History. His radio show, Star Talk, is “the first and only popular commercial radio program dedicated to all things space.”