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Binah.150730.Pinker

Harvard professor Steven Pinker analyzes the ways in which skillfully chosen words engage the mind and proposes a cognitive science-based guide to writing well, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150723.Kohn

Education and parenting expert Alfie Kohn challenges conventional wisdom—and conservative assumptions—about children and parenting, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150716.Rudder

OkCupid co-founder Christian Rudder draws on data from Twitter, Facebook and OkCupid to explore how our online lives reveal who we really are, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150709.Aftel

Pioneering perfumer Mandy Aftel makes the connection between our sense of smell and the appetites that move us, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150702.Gooch

Charmian Gooch, co-founder and co-director of the NGO Global Witness, exposes corporate funding of conflict, corruption and natural resource exploitation, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150625.Levy

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy expands on his recent speech to the U.N. General Assembly on the new rise of anti-Semiticism worldwide, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150618.Ricard

Buddhist monk, activist and author Matthieu Ricard argues that altruism can solve the greatest challenges of our time—from a troubled economy to environmental problems—in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150611.Eltahawy

Writer and activist Mona Eltahawy talks about the need for a sexual revolution in the Middle East and for a global feminist movement, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150604.Bello

Actress and activist Maria Bello exposes outdated ideas about partnership, love and family that no longer describe modern life, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.150528.MiroffLeeKrasny

"Cuba and the U.S.: Defining a New Era" features a discussion between Latin America correspondent for The Washington Post Nick Miroff, U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Lee and KQED's Michael Krasny, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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