Bill Maher Warms Up For The Coming Apocalypse
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Bill Maher, Salman Rushdie, Chris Hardwick, Carly Fiorina, Jay Leno and Paul Begala
Ralph Nader is a four-time presidential candidate, whose latest book is Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State. Nader has a weekly radio show, “Ralph Nader Radio Hour,”as well as a blog.
Doug Heye just finished his two-year tenure as Deputy Chief of Staff for former House Majority Leader, Eric Cantor. He has been Communications Director for the RNC as well as a contributor to Politico andThe National Review.
Dr. Reza Aslan is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing at the University of California, Riverside and thePresident and CEO of Aslan Media, Inc. An Adjunct Senior Fellow on the Council of Foreign Relations, Aslan is the author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller, Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth – available in paperback on September 9th.
Andrew Ross Sorkin is editor of The New York Times’ “DealBook” and co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk Box”. His most recent article is “Banks Cash In on Inversion Deals Intended to Elude Taxes”
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.”
Captain Paul Watson is the founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society and star of Animal Planet’s “Whale Wars.” He has been at the helm of some 300 ocean-going expeditions with the goal of protecting whales, seals and other animals from hunters and poachers. This week, his organization claimed a huge victory when the International Court of Justice at The Hague ruled against Japan’s whaling activities.
Alex Wagner is the host of “Now with Alex Wagner”, weekdays at noon on MSNBC. Her political analysis can frequently be seen on The Last Word, Hardball, and elsewhere.
Carrie Sheffield is an online columnist for Forbes.com, analyzing political economy, foreign affairs and culture. She is a New York Leader at the Foreign Policy Initiative, serves on the communications committee for 100 Women in Hedge Funds and appears regularly on MSNBC.
Representative Tom Davis served Virginia’s 11th district in the House of Representative for six terms. He is now Director of Federal Government Relations at Deloitte Consulting and President and CEO of theRepublican Main Street Partnership.
Nas joins the panel mid-show to celebrate two decades in the hip-hop/rap industry this year. His re-mastered album, Illmatic XX, drops April 15th. In addition to opening 12AM RUN, a sneaker store in Las Vegas, Nas is developing a semi-autobiographical TV show, Street Dreams.