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Result: 282 Speakers Found

Anna Akana

Actress, Filmmaker, Author, and Comedian. She is known for her YouTube channel, which has over 2 million subscribers and over 226 million video views

Anna Akana started her YouTube channel in 2011, jumpstarting her career as an actress, producer, filmmaker and writer. In 2013, she wrote and starred in the digital series “Riley Rewind,”…


Lalo Alcaraz

Creator of the Nationally Syndicated Comic Strip "La Cucaracha"

Lalo Alcaraz is perhaps the most prolific Chicano artist in the nation, according to this bio. Lalo has been busy for over two decades chronicling the political ascendancy of Latinos…


Harry Allen

Hip-Hop Activist

Harry Allen, Hip-Hop Activist & Media Assassin, writes about race, politics and culture, for publications like VIBE, The Source, The Village Voice and others, and has been doing so for…


Maria Arita

Emmy Award-Winning Actor, Television and News Personality and Producer

Emmy Award-Winning Maria Arita is a prolific talent, actor, television and news personality and producer.  To her credits are, among many – the Emmy, the Katie Award and the National…


Jim Avila

Senior National Correspondent, ABC News & White House Correspondent, Fusion

Award-winning journalist Jim Avila is the Senior National Correspondent and 20/20 Correspondent based in Los Angeles. In this role, he specializes in law and justice and consumer investigations. A versatile…


Michele Bachmann


Former Minnesota Congresswoman, Michele Bachmann became the first Republican woman elected to represent Minnesota in the U.S. House of Representatives. She was listed in Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People”…


Rudi Bakhtiar

Producer for Reuters in Washington, D.C. She is likely best known for anchoring CNN Headline News Tonight, a prime-time national three-hour news cast in the United States

Rudi Bakhtiar is an Iranian-American journalist, producer for Reuters in Washington, D.C. Being born in the United States, Rudi moved back and forth between U.S. and Iran. Her family settled…

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Adrienne Bankert

ABC News Correspondent, Speaker, Mentor and Connector

A seasoned journalist with broadcast experience as a television news anchor, interviewer & host, Adrienne Bankert is currently a national news correspondent with ABC News and the Good Morning America…


John Batchelor

Author and Host of The John Batchelor Show Radio News Magazine

On September 12, 2001, the day after the fall of the Twin Towers, WABC-AM in New York City recruited John Batchelor to go on the air until Osama bin Laden…


Robert Bazell

Former Chief Science and Medical Correspondent, NBC News

Robert Bazell is the nonresident fellow in science and technology policy at the Baker Institute, as well as an adjunct professor in the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology…


W. Kamau Bell

Comedian, Political Satirist & Host of CNN's United Shades of America

Called "the most promising new talent in political comedy in many years" by The New York Times, socio-political comedian, W. Kamau Bell has emerged as the post-modern voice of comedy.…


Joe Benigno

Sports Radio Personality. He co-hosts the Joe & Evan show with Evan Roberts weekdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET on the New York radio stations WFAN-AM

Joe Benigno, a.k.a. Joe from Saddle River, got his big break in radio in 1994, when he won WFAN's Fan Appreciation Day contest and was awarded a guest host spot on…


Carl Bernstein

Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist/Author & Political Analyst

Few journalists in America’s history have had the impact on their era and their craft as Carl Bernstein. In the early 1970s, Bernstein and Bob Woodward broke the Watergate story…


Michael Beschloss

Presidential Historian and Author, NBC News and PBS NewsHour, New York Times Columnist and #1 Best-Selling Author

Michael Beschloss is an award-winning historian, best-selling author of nine books, New York Times columnist and Emmy-winning contributor to NBC News and the PBS NewsHour. Beschloss also has the largest…


Keith Boykin

CNN Political Commentator and New York Times Best-Selling Author and TV's Leading Commentator on Politics, Race, and Sexual Orientation

When Keith Boykin led the movement for diversity at Harvard Law School, he never imagined that his classmate Barack Obama would one day become President of the United States. Since…