Speaker Schedule 2010/2011

December 4, 2010
Ronald Cox, Professor, FIU
Political power of global finance
December 11, 2010
Reese Erlich, Foreign correspondent and author of "Conversations with Terrorists"
Conversations with terrorists
December 18, 2010
Mark Siegel, Lawyer and Chair of the Palm Beach County Democratic Party Executive Committee
Midterm elections and where we are going
January 8, 2011
Harry Targ, Professor of Political Science, Purdue University
The Obama presidency, the permanent war economy, and financialization
January 15 2011
Kevin Wagner, Department of Political Science, FAU
Media politics and the modern Supreme Court
January 22, 2011
Cynthia Pearson, Executive Director, National Women’s Health Network
The politics of women’s health: How corporate money influences what you, your doctor, and your Congresswoman think is an important woman's health issue
January 29, 2011
Judith Le Blanc, National organizer for Peace Action, the largest grassroots peace organization in the USA
Jobs creation
February 5, 2011
Carl Bloice, Civil rights activist and member of the Editorial Board of Black Commentator
Crises and challenges in 2011
February 12, 2011
Robert Parry, Award winning investigative reporter and author of "Neck Deep"
Analysis of the Obama White House
February 19, 2011
Jules Lobel, Professor of Law, University of Pittsburgh
Guantanamo, torture and rendition
February 26, 2011
Ellen Friedman, Professor of Sociology and Political Science, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
Scary ironies and surprising convergences: An American union organizer in "Socialist" China
March 5, 2011
Greg Grandin, Author of Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City, a 2009 National Book Award finalist, Professor of Political Science, NYU
The end of the Monroe Doctrine and thr beginning of the Obama one?
March 12, 2011
Richard D. Wolff, Professor Emeritus of Economics, University of Massachusetts
Captitalism in crisis and its effects on the culture
March 19, 2011
Peter Edelman, Professor of law, Georgetown University and policy maker
Poverty and welfare in the U.S.
March 26, 2011