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Does God Exist?

A Debate Between R. Douglass Geivett, Ph.D. and Michael Shermer, Ph.D

This debate pushes the boundaries of our faith and how we believe. While three of the world’s most widespread religions, Islam, Judaism, and Catholicism, sit atop the headlines, there are…

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Griffin Matthews & Matt Gould

Award-Winning Musical/Talk

Griffin Matthews and Matt Gould, the young creators of Invisible Thread, present a concert of songs and stories from their new musical, winner of the 2012 and 2014 Richard Rogers…

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Jay Adlersberg

Senior Medical Correspondent for Eyewitness News WABC-TV in New York City. Rheumatologist. Professional Photographer, Getty Images Artist

Dr. Jay Adlersberg was educated at the University of Pittsburgh, where he graduated junior year Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School…

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Buzz Aldrin

A Living Hero, An American Patriot and a Space Pioneer

Buzz Aldrin grew up in Montclair, New Jersey. His mother, Marion Moon, was the daughter of an Army Chaplain and his father Edwin Eugene Aldrin was an aviation pioneer. Buzz…

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Dr. Yonah Alexander

Serves as a Senior Fellow at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies and Director of its International Center for Terrorism Studies

One of the world's leading authorities on terrorism, Professor Alexander was the founder and editor of Terrorism: An International Journal and has published fifty books on the subject of international…

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Lloyd J. Austin III

General, U.S. Army (Ret.), and Former Commander of U.S. Central Command

Lloyd J. Austin III General, U.S. Army (Ret.), and Former Commander of U.S. Central Command General Austin is a retired U.S. Army General with nearly 41 years of military service.…

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Michele Bachmann

Politician

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”…

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David Banner

Award-Winning Artist, Activist and Philanthropist

David Banner, born Lavell Crump in Jackson, Mississippi, is a Grammy Award winning music producer, recording artist, philanthropist, civic activist and actor who recently appeared in Lee Daniel’s The Butler…

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Ayinde Jean- Baptiste

Son of the African Diaspora: Reclaiming Revolutionary Black Pasts Toward Revolutionary Human Futures

Ayinde Jean Baptiste is neither an entertainer nor the next ‘great black leader’. He is a Sanba, a Kreyol appellation which encompasses poet/ griot/ keeper of memory/ servant of truth.…

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Swizz Beatz

Hip-Hop Recording Artist, Record Producer, Disc Jockey, Creative Director, Fashion Designer

Swizz Beatz, Artist. Designer. Producer. Philanthropist. Each label describes Swizz Beatz, but none define him. Since composing his first hit record in the early 90s, he's crafted a career that's…

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Tom Brokaw

Legendary Newsman, NBC News and New York Times Best-Selling Author

Tom Brokaw has spent his entire distinguished journalism career with NBC News beginning in 1966 in the Los Angeles bureau where he covered Ronald Reagan’s first run for public office,…

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Lonnie Bunch

Educator and Historian. Founding Director, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lonnie G. Bunch III is the director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. As the museum’s director, Bunch has identified the museum’s mission and is…

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Yvonne Burke

Former United States Congresswoman and the First Black Woman to be elected to congress from California & Former Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Yvonne B. Burke, served four terms on the Los Angeles County Board Supervisors and Los Angeles Metro serving as Chair of the Board of Metro in 2005. She was appointed…

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Jenna Bush-Hager

Teacher, Author, and Journalist

Jenna Hager Best-selling Author; Contributing Correspondent, NBC's Today; Chair, UNICEF's Next Generation and Editor-at-Large, Southern Living Magazine. Jenna Hager is a contributing correspondent on NBC's Today show and an editor-at-large…

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Geoffrey Canada

Educator, Social Activist and Author. Inner-City Youth & Education Advocate

Geoffrey Canada has been president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone, for the past 20 years. Canada is nationally recognized for his pioneering work helping children and families in…

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