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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.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

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

9/15/2017
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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


September 8, 2017 Life & Literature of Isabel Allende

9/8/2017
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Isabel Allende, internationally best-selling author and recipient of the 2017 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award Lifetime Achievement Award, discusses her life and work.

Duration: 00:56:45


August 25, 2017 Cleveland Mayoral Primary Debate

8/26/2017
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Cleveland mayoral primary candidates Eric Brewer, Brandon E. Chrostowski, Mayor Frank G. Jackson, Jeff Johnson, Robert Kilo, Tony Madalone, Bill Patmon, Zack Reed, and Dyrone Smith explain their platforms and differences during a debate moderated by ideastream® senior host/producer Rick Jackson. The top two finishers in the September 12 primary will advance to the general election on November 7.

Duration: 01:31:59


August 18, 2017 Criminal Justice Reform: What's Next for Cuyahoga County?

8/18/2017
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Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Michael O’Malley and The Honorable John J. Russo, Presiding and Administrative Judge in the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, discuss current efforts to reform Cuyahoga County’s criminal justice system in a conversation moderated by WKYC news anchor Russ Mitchell.

Duration: 00:56:45


August 11, 2017 Bias, Fake News, and the State of the Fourth Estate

8/11/2017
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Ted Diadiun, Editorial Writer, The Plain Dealer; Henry J. Gomez, Political Reporter, BuzzFeed News; John C. Green, Ph.D., Director of the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics at The University of Akron; and Clare Malone, Senior Political Reporter, FiveThirtyEight, discuss the future of the free press in a conversation moderated by WCPN Sound of Ideas host and Plain Dealer columnist Michael K. McIntyre.

Duration: 00:56:45


August 4, 2017 The State of America's Cities

8/4/2017
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Matt Zone, Cleveland Councilman from Ward 15 and President of the National League of Cities, discusses the challenges facing America’s cities and the local solutions that are moving America forward.

Duration: 00:56:45


August 3, 2017 Remarks from Corey R. Lewandowski

8/3/2017
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Corey Lewandowski, former campaign manager to President Trump and FOX News commentator, offers reflections on the first sixth months of the Trump Administration.

Duration: 00:59:39


July 28, 2017 Paving the Way: What Cleveland Can Learn from the Indianapolis Cultural Trailq

7/28/2017
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Brian Payne, President and CEO of the Central Indiana Community Foundation and civic champion of the Indianapolis Cultural Trail, discusses the relationship between multimodal transportation, livability, connectivity, and talent attraction and retention.

Duration: 00:56:45


July 21, 2017 The Future of the Republican Party and Political Culture in Ohio

7/21/2017
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Jane Timken, Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party, details her party’s future as statewide elections near in 2018.

Duration: 00:56:45


July 14, 2017 Remarks from Paolo DeMaria

7/14/2017
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Paolo DeMaria, Superintendent of Public Instruction for the Ohio Department of Education, speaks about the challenges and opportunities facing Ohio’s 3,600 public schools and how he works to ensure K-12 schools service the more than 1.6 million students in the state.

Duration: 00:56:45


July 13, 2017 Lessons from Uplifting Leaders

7/13/2017
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Margie Flynn, co-author, Uplifting Leaders; Susan M. Fuehrer, Medical Director, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center; and Jerry Sue Thornton, Former President, Cuyahoga Community College, discuss lessons—which can benefit both women and men—from ladies who lead in a conversation moderated by City Club CEO Dan Moulthrop.

Duration: 00:59:21


July 7, 2017 Ohio 2018: Meet the Candidates

7/7/2017
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Mary Taylor, Lieutenant Governor of Ohio and Republican candidate for Governor, details her gubernatorial candidacy.

Duration: 00:56:45


June 30, 2017 The Land Bank Eight Years On: Evaluating a National Model

6/30/2017
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Gus Frangos, President and General Counsel of the Cuyahoga Land Bank, discusses lessons learned from eight years of strategic demolition, rehabilitation, and community rebuilding.

Duration: 00:56:45


June 28, 2017 Boomer Bust? The Future of Senior Housing

6/28/2017
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Rob Hilton, CEO, McGregor; Richard L. Jones, Ph.D., Administrator, Division of Senior and Adult Services, Cuyahoga County; Mark McDermott, Vice President & Market Leader, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.; and Roz Quarto, Executive Director, Empowering and Strengthening Ohio's People (ESOP), discuss how Cleveland and our region can increase housing options for senior citizens in a conversation moderated by The Center for Community Solutions' Policy Planning AssociateWilliam Tarter, Jr.

Duration: 00:59:26


June 23, 2017 Appetite for Change: How to Combat Food Insecurity in Ohio

6/23/2017
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Nicole Debose, MPA, MHA, County Extension Director, Cuyahoga County Extension, The Ohio State University; Andrew D. Genszler, President & CEO, Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry; Henry Ng, M.D., Director for Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, The MetroHealth System; and Kristin Warzocha, President & CEO, Greater Cleveland Food Bank, discuss actionable solutions to ensure all Ohioans have access to healthy food in a conversation moderated by ideastream® reporter/producer Darrielle Snipes.

Duration: 00:56:45


June 16, 2017 The Changing Federal Policy Landscape: What It Means for Poverty, Inequality, the Budget, and Places like Cleveland

6/16/2017
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Robert Greenstein, Founder and President of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, discusses the federal budget process and what the proposed changes mean for all Americans.

Duration: 00:56:45


June 9, 2017 2017 State of the Great Lakes

6/9/2017
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Dan Egan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter and author of The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, delivers the annual State of the Great Lakes address.

Duration: 00:56:45


June 2, 2017 Lessons Learned in the Fight for Educational Equity

6/2/2017
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Teach For America CEO Elisa Villanueva Beard discusses the big lessons her organization has learned in 27 years of working toward educational equity in the United States.

Duration: 00:55:50


2017 Free Speech Essay Contest Winners

6/1/2017
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Vinay Bodapati, Solon High School, and Julianna Ciccarelli, Mayfield High School, read their winning essays in the Hope Stanley Adelstein Free Speech Essay contest.

Duration: 00:11:45


May 31, 2017 The Black Dog: Why We Don't Care

6/1/2017
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Vikram Patel, Ph.D., international mental health advocate and Pershing Square Professor of Global Health at Harvard University, discusses how the global health community can address the stigma associated with mental illness.

Duration: 00:57:45

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