Guest List: June 20, 2014

The Interview:

Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic, recently writing the “The Case for Reparations.” He is also a guest columnist for The New York Times and the author of The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood.

Twitter: @tanehisicoates

The Panel:

Paul Rieckhoff is the Founder and CEO of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA). In a blog post titled “22 Per Day” for The Huffington Post, Rieckhoff put a spotlight on veteran suicides, which the IAVA’s “Storm the Hill” program seeks to prevent.

Twitter: @PaulRieckhoff

Kristen Soltis Anderson is the co-founder of the opinion research firm Echleon Insights. She writes for The Daily Beast, U.S. News and World Report and Huffington Post Pollster about elections and trends in public opinion. One of her latest articles is “Will Republicans Finally Win Back the Senate in 2014?”

Twitter: @KSoltisAnderson

Glenn Greenwald is an investigative journalist with The Intercept and has been involved in the reporting of Edward Snowden’s leaked documents. In a recent dispatch, Greenwald criticized President Obama for his failure to close the Guantanamo Bay prison. His latest book is No Place to Hide.

Twitter: @ggreenwald



Michael Shinoda will join the panel to talk about his recycling center in Haiti, Sustainable Recycling Solutions. He is a founding member of the band Linkin Park, whose new CD is “The Hunting Party,” as well as the non-profit organization Music for Relief. He recently wrote a Huffington Post article, “From Rock Star To The Recycling Business.”

Twitter: @MikeShinoda

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