Discourse in Progress: The Experts Behind the Issues

Drop by to wrestle with today’s big questions. Converse with fellow participants and bestselling authors Jonathan Gruber, David Rothkopf, Michael J. Sandel, Ishmael Beah, Ben Goldacre, Thomas Frank, Francis Fukuyama and others. Engage with the compelling topics and influential minds of our age.


  • Discern the facts in a nonpartisan, informative format of intellectual respect
  • Share insights and observations with other concerned thinkers
  • Consider new opinions posed in recent and upcoming titles
  • Stay informed about upcoming online chat events and author appearances


It all starts at Discourse in Progress.

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