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Featuring The City Club of Cleveland's Friday Forum and other City Club events. Established to encourage new ideas and a free exchange of thought, this is the oldest continuous free speech forum in the country, renowned for its tradition of debate and discussion. Each Forum is an hour long program. The program starts with a brief introduction followed by a 25-30 minute address by the speaker. Spirited, insightful and often challenging questions from the audience fill the final half hour of the program.

Featuring The City Club of Cleveland's Friday Forum and other City Club events. Established to encourage new ideas and a free exchange of thought, this is the oldest continuous free speech forum in the country, renowned for its tradition of debate and discussion. Each Forum is an hour long program. The program starts with a brief introduction followed by a 25-30 minute address by the speaker. Spirited, insightful and often challenging questions from the audience fill the final half hour of the program.
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Cleveland, OH

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Featuring The City Club of Cleveland's Friday Forum and other City Club events. Established to encourage new ideas and a free exchange of thought, this is the oldest continuous free speech forum in the country, renowned for its tradition of debate and discussion. Each Forum is an hour long program. The program starts with a brief introduction followed by a 25-30 minute address by the speaker. Spirited, insightful and often challenging questions from the audience fill the final half hour of the program.

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The City Club of Cleveland 850 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114 (216) 621-0082


Episodes

November 17, 2017 - Man vs. Machine: The Future of Manufacturing in Ohio

11/16/2017
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As the rise of robots and automated machinery continues, manufacturing will become more productive with less human workers here in Ohio. Alicia Booker, Vice President, Cuyahoga Community College, Scott N. Paul, President, Alliance for American Manufacturing, Michael D. Siegal, Chairman and CEO, Olympic Steel, Inc. and moderator Elizabeth McIntyre, Publisher and Editor, Crain's Cleveland Business, discuss how Ohio can remain a leader in manufacturing.

Duration: 00:56:45


November 16, 20167 - Representative Reporting: News from a Divided Country

11/15/2017
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Growing up in Kansas, Sheinelle Jones idolized news anchors on NBC, aspiring to join their ranks. This dream followed her throughout college to co-host of FOX’s Emmy Award-winning morning show, “Good Day Philadelphia.” Now, she’s a correspondent for TODAY and a co-anchor of TODAY, Weekend Edition on NBC. Jones tells us about her journey.

Duration: 00:56:45


November 10, 2017 - Powerful Partnerships: Educational Success through Family Engagement

11/9/2017
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Power partnerships between families and schools can support both student achievement and school improvement. To overcome some of the barriers to effective family engagement, this shift often includes training and reexamining the practitioners own biases. Karen L. Mapp, Ed.D. Program Director, Education, Policy and Management Master's Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education, explains.

Duration: 00:56:45


November 9, 2017 - Ohio 2018: Meet the Candidates

11/8/2017
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On May 8, Nan Whaley announced her candidacy for governor of Ohio. She was first elected to office in 2005 as a member of the Dayton City Commission and was elected Mayor of Dayton in 2013. Whaley ran unopposed and was re-elected mayor earlier this year. Mayor Whaley explains the plans she has for the state of Ohio if elected governor.

Duration: 00:58:52


November 3, 2017 - The 50 Year Policy Legacy of Mayor Carl B. Stokes

11/2/2017
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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the election of Cleveland Mayor Carl Stokes, the first African-American mayor of a major U.S. city. John R. Corlett, President and Executive Director, The Center for Community Solutions, Dr. Ronnie A. Dunn, Associate Professor of Urban Studies, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University, Amy Hanauer, Executive Director, Policy Matters Ohio, Randy McShepard, Vice President of Public Affairs, RPM International, Inc. and...

Duration: 01:05:26


November 1, 2017 -

10/31/2017
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There are currently hundreds of early college programs in the United States, supported by national and state legislation. Ian Bickford, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President of Bard College at Simon’s Rock and former Dean of Early Colleges at Bard, discusses the benefits of attending early college.

Duration: 00:57:11


October 27, 2017 -

10/26/2017
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In the last several years, what constitutes free speech is now routinely under scrutiny by both the right and left. At this year’s City Club Annual Meeting, we consider the State of Free Speech. Floyd Abrams is the keynote speaker.

Duration: 00:56:45


October 26, 2017 Transition from Volume to Value: The Future of Value-Based Care

10/25/2017
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The goal of the value-based care model is to lower healthcare costs and improve quality and outcomes for patients. Now, despite bipartisan support, the future of the Affordable Care Act is uncertain. Dr. Farzad Mostashari explains.

Duration: 00:58:20


October 25, 2017 - Ohio Ballot Beat: Issue 2

10/24/2017
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Proponents of Issue 2 argue it would save taxpayers millions; opponents say it would increase prescription prices for those with private insurance. Dale Butland, spokesperson for Ohioans Against the Deceptive RX Issue, and Dennis Kucinich, spokesperson for Ohio Taxpayers for Lower Drug Prices debate the issue. The debate is moderated by WKYC Senior Health Correspondent Monica Robins.

Duration: 00:59:25


October 24, 2017 - Unequal Opportunity: Overcoming Educational Inequality

10/23/2017
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Gaps in education for low-income and minority children result in limited economic opportunities in adulthood. Policies like No Child Left Behind try to correct this imbalance. John B. King, Jr., discusses the progress being made.

Duration: 00:59:55


October 20, 2017 - Why Border Enforcement Backfired

10/19/2017
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How does a “hard line” stance on illegal immigration affect the steady increase in undocumented immigrants entering the U.S. from Mexico? Douglas S. Massey, Ph.D., of Princeton University explains.

Duration: 00:56:45


October 19, 2017 - 2017 Cleveland Mayoral Debate

10/18/2017
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The final two mayoral candidates, Mayor Frank G. Jackson and Councilman Zack Reed, explain their platforms and differences and why they deserve your vote in a debate moderated by ideastream® senior host/producer Rick Jackson.

Duration: 00:57:29


October 13, 2017 - The Future of Imagination: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and How We Shape Our World

10/12/2017
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Philip Lelyveld, Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Project Lead, USC Entertainment Technology Center; Kimberly Culp, Counsel, Venable LLP; and Jarryd Huntley, Software Development Instructor, We Can Code IT, and Adjunct Professor, Computer Games and Simulation Design, Lorain County Community College, discuss the rise of virtual and augmented realities and how virtual experiences are changing our world in a conversation moderated by Patrick Kabat, Adjunct Professor of Law of the Case...

Duration: 00:56:45


October 11, 2017 Ohio 2018: Meet the Candidates

10/10/2017
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Connie Pillich, former Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing the 28th District, details her candidacy for Governor.

Duration: 00:57:53


September 27, 2017 State of the Schools

9/28/2017
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Eric S. Gordon, CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District, delivers his annual State of the Schools address with a focus on the priorities and challenges as The Cleveland Plan enters its second phase.

Duration: 00:58:07


September 29, 2017 LinkedIn and the Future of Work

9/28/2017
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Nicole Isaac, Head of U.S. Public Policy at LinkedIn, talks with Michael Goldberg, Assistant Professor of Design and Innovation at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, on how LinkedIn is creating new economic opportunities for workers.

Duration: 00:56:49


September 22, 2017 They Can't Kill Us All

9/24/2017
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Wesley Lowery, reporter for The Washington Post and author of “They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement,” speaks about the ongoing struggle between law enforcement, race and justice.

Duration: 00:56:45


September 25, 2017 Youth Forum: Affirmative Action and Unintended Discrimination

9/24/2017
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Mike Brickner, Senior Policy Director, ACLU of Ohio; Maurice A. Stinnett, Ed.D., Vice President of University Engagement and Chief Diversity Officer, Cleveland State University; and Jessica Kelley, Professor, Department of Sociology, Case Western Reserve University, speak on affirmative action and the future of college admissions policies in a City Club Youth Forum panel conversation moderated by Youth Forum Council President TiOlu Oresanya.

Duration: 00:59:23


September 19, 2017 Anatomy of Justice: The Mystery of Plea Agreements – Is Justice Being Served

9/21/2017
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Saleh Awadallah, Assistant Cuyahoga County Prosecutor; The Honorable Michael P. Donnelly, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court; Vicki Ward, Defense Attorney; and Timothy Young, Director, Office of the Ohio Public Defender, speak about the plea process and whether it can be reformed in a conversation moderated by The Honorable John J. Russo, Presiding and Administrative Judge in the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas.

Duration: 01:30:32


September 15, 2017 Constitution Day Forum with Kavita Pawria-Sanchez

9/14/2017
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Kavita Pawria-Sanchez, Assistant Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs for the City of New York, speaks at the annual Constitution Day Forum about the power of citizenship.

Duration: 00:56:45

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