Please find below a roundup of this week’s recent news articles, media, and essays from PRH Speakers Bureau speakers.
Our top speakers shaping current discourse and featured in the news.
News Media Spotlight
- Current Topic: JAN. 6th INVESTIGATION
Speaking with SiriusXM, former US Attorney General Eric Holder weighs in on a possible indictment for former President Donald Trump.
- Current Topic: ADVOCACY FOR INCLUSION
In Yes! Magazine, Dr. Matthew Delmont writes about Nichelle Nichols’s pioneering career and her continuous activism.
- Current Topic: PRODUCTIVITY
D.J. Vanas shares with Forbes stories and principals rooted in Native American culture and wisdom.
- Current Topic: AFGHANISTAN
Elliot Ackerman speaks with NPR about the waves of Afghans trying to evacuate the country when the Taliban took over Afghanistan again.
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Books for the Current Moment
- THE LAST WHITE MAN: Mohsin Hamid powerfully uplifts our capacity for empathy and the transcendence over bigotry, fear, and anger it can achieve.
- CARRIE SOTO IS BACK: Taylor Jenkins Reid tells a vulnerable, emotional story about the cost of greatness.
- WALKING GENTRY HOME: Alora Young celebrates Black girlhood and womanhood throughout American history.
- PATCHWORK: Matt de la Peña explores the endless possibilities each child contains.