Commonwealth Club Presents Arianna Huffington of The Huffington Post
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As people's relationships to technology become increasingly complicated, one authority is brave enough to suggest ways to sort everything straight: Randi Zuckerberg. An expert in social media and a former Marketing Director for Facebook, Zuckerberg has written the widely praised dot Complicated -- Untangling Our Wired Lives. Loaded with firsthand accounts of her time at Facebook and beyond, she explores the obstacles and opportunities presented by the "Technological Revolution." Armed with fascinated stories and practical solutions, Zuckerberg comes to the Commonwealth Club to discuss, provoke and inspire. Learn More
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Arianna is as brilliant and charming in person as she is on television and in writing. It was a delightful talk, and the event was well-organized at The Commonwealth Club.
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- Ariana Huffington co-founded the influential online news source, The Huffington Post.
Arianna Huffington, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, The Huffington Post; Author, Third World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dream
“It is no longer an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species," says Huffington. She is now sounding the alarm on "Third World America" She takes on the menacing duo of Washington and Wall Street, brazenly charging politicians with abandonment of the middle class and claiming the disappearance of the American Dream. Is the American middle class really in danger of extinction? How can we close the widening gap between the haves and have-nots? Hear what one of the most influential voices in modern media has to say about America’s imminent (or not so imminent) collapse.
About the Ticket Supplier: Commonwealth Club
The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum, presenting over 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy.
Founded in 1903, the Commonwealth Club has played host to a diverse and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Erin Brockovich in 2001. Along the way, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates have all given landmark speeches at the Club.