Guest List: June 24, 2016

The Interview:

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is a musician, environmental activist and the Youth Director of the advocacy group “Earth Guardians.” He is one of 21 plaintiffs – aged 8 to 19 – suing the federal government for allegedly violating their constitutional rights by promoting the development and use of fossil fuels that cause climate change.

Twitter: @earthguardianz

The Panel:

Paul Begala is a CNN contributor and affiliated Professor of Public Policy at Georgetown University.  He is a former adviser to Bill Clinton, having served as chief strategist of his 1992 presidential campaign. 

Twitter: @PaulBegala


Michael Steele is the former chair of the Republican National Committee, and co-hosts SiriusXM Radio’s “Steele & Ungar.”

Twitter: @MichaelSteele


Betsy Woodruff is a political reporter for The Daily Beast and previously wrote for Slate and National Review.  This week she covered the GOP’s obstruction of gun control legislation in the Senate: “49 Dead in Orlando Massacre Not Enough to Move the Senate on Guns.”

Twitter: @woodruffbets

Mid-Show Interview:

Larry Wilmore is the host of Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show.” He was the master of ceremonies at this year’s White House Correspondent’s Dinner, where he delivered this address to a crowd of media elite and Washington dignitaries. 

Twitter: @LarryWilmore


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