Guest List: March 6, 2015

The Interview:

Lawrence Wright is the author of Going Clear, the basis for the new HBO documentary, “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief,” which premiers on Sunday, March 29.  Wright has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1992 and his book, The Looming Tower, won the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction. 

Twitter: @lawrence_wright

 

The Panel:

David Axelrod is a former Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama and the author of Believer: My Forty Years in Politics.

Twitter: @davidaxelrod

Matt Taibbi is a contributor to Rolling Stone and the author of The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap. His latest article for Rolling Stone is “Scott Walker, God’s Gift to the Democratic Party.” 

Twitter: @mtaibbi

Genevieve Wood is Senior Contributor to The Heritage Foundation’s “Daily Signal.” Her latest post is “What This Homeschool Mom Thinks About How the Government Regulates Homeschooling.”

Twitter: @genevievewood 

 

Mid-Show Interview: 

John Ridley is the creator, writer, and director of ABC’s new television show "American Crime. " He won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for 12 Years A Slave. 

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