Me and Van Jones, 6/22/12, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco.

"Race and the Presidency" — a JFK Forum I moderated at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. With Callie Crossley, Ron Christie, April Ryan, and Rep. Artur Davis.

Fascinating geo heat map of where #Trayvon is trending in the US, via Trendsmap, fr 3/19. 

Director Robert Rodriguez w/ Tito & Tarantula playing music from RR’s films.

ABC Nightline story on Apple’s labor issues and manufacturing in China.

RIP Whitney Houston. (1985 video for “How Will I Know?”)

My fall forum on “The Real Cost of Unemployment” with personal finance expert Carmen Wong Ulrich; Columbia University professor Dorian Warren; and investor Ryan Mack.

My preview of the 2012 elections, at WNYC Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, with Talib Kweli, Micah Sifry, Robert George, Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, and Dan Isaacs of the New York County GOP.

Republican Presidential candidate Herman Cain sings the gospel song, “He Looked Beyond My Faults,” at the National Press Club on October 31.

Police action at Occupy Oakland includes flash-bang grenades and footage of Scott Olson, a two-time Iraq veteran who suffered a skull fracture, reportedly from a police projectile.