Elizabeth Warren is the senior U.S. Senator from Massachusetts. She previously served as the interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and was a professor at Harvard Law School. Her latest book is A Fighting Chance.
Nicholas Kristof is a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, where he recently wrote “From D.C. to Syria, a Mess.” His latest book is A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity.
Michael Steele is the former Chair of the Republican National Committee and former LieutenantGovernor of Maryland. In a recent column for TheGrio.com, Steele argued that theevents in Ferguson, Missouri, are “another reminder of how we don’t live in a ‘post-racial’ America.”
Ben Affleck is an Oscar-winning screenwriter and star in the new film “Gone Girl,” opening in theaters today. He is the founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, which seeks to shed light on the humanitarian crisis in eastern Congo.
Sam Harris joins the panel mid-show to discuss his book, Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion. He is the Co-Founder and CEO of Project Reason and regularly blogs at SamHarris.org.
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