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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Takes Powerful Step To Discuss Race With Employees

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 12.17.2014 | Black Voices

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is encouraging the company's 191,000 employees to talk about race in America and other issues raised by police killings o...

Logo To Stream Online Town Hall: 'Russia Vs. The Gays'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Confused by what's happening in Russia involving the LGBT community? Do you need more information before you declare your stance on whether or not to ...

Zach Carter

Tea Partiers Use Cardboard Stand-In For Absent Republican | Zach Carter | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

When Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho) was unable to attend a town hall meeting earlier this month, Idaho's Gem State Tea Party opted to host a mock event h...

Patrick Svitek

Romney Campaign Keeping Obama's Leadership In Spotlight As 'Fiscal Cliff' Looms | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

One of Mitt Romney's top surrogates in national defense on Tuesday urged President Barack Obama to "step up and provide some leadership" on how to ave...

About Leadership: Town Hall

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 08.08.2012 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

The boss who can take questions and answer them in a manner that conveys openness and honesty, with occasional use of humour, will learn a lot from a town hall meeting.

New Stop Bullying: Speak Up Campaign Can Change Lives

Rosalind Wiseman | Posted 11.21.2011 | Education
Rosalind Wiseman

As someone who has been critical of anti-bullying campaigns in the past, I have gotten behind this campaign and I want to tell you why.

Jason Linkins

New Town Hall Innovation Gives Lawmakers The Freedom To Avoid Questions From Poor People | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics

One way ordinary Americans can take part in the democratic process is to go to a town hall meeting to meet with their elected representatives when they are in recess. But, as it turns out, lawmakers are going to start charging at the door!

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: GOP Lawmaker Faces Tough Town Hall Questions | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Congress returns from its two-week recess, one of its top priorities will be voting on whether to raise the federal government's de...

Doug Lamborn Town Hall In Springs Turns Heated

The Colorado Springs Gazette | Dean Toda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Civility took a beating Monday when Rep. Doug Lamborn held another town hall meeting on the nation's hottest political topic: health care. A vocal mi...

Senator Mark Begich's Town Hall on Health Care: Tales from a Survivor

Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker)

We know that people that go to health care town halls really aren't interested in what anyone has to say. But to see it so clearly and so close at a meeting in Anchorage this weekend was quite something.

The Bush Legacy: Normalizing the Outrageous

Leslie Weise | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leslie Weise

When I attended a 2008 hearing for the free speech lawsuit in which I'm involved, I was struck by the defendants' arguments, being made on behalf of government officials, as eerily un-American.