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Eugene Linden

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Award-winning author and journalist Eugene Linden is a contributor to Time who has written numerous cover stories and essays on subjects such as environmental,social criticism,animal intelligence and language,and business and finance. Linden's down to earth message urges social and envrionmental progress to guard against upheaval and instability.... read full bio

Fannie Flagg

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Fannie Flagg, is an actress, comedian and author. Flagg was nominated for an Academy Award for the screenplay adaptation. She was hired as a staff writer for Allen Funt's Candid Camera. Among her novels is Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man, Welcome to the World, Baby Girl! And perhaps her best known book, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop... read full bio

Fernando Bermudez

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FERNANDO BERMUDEZ served more than 18 years in New York State maximum-security prisons following his wrongful conviction of murder in the shooting death of Raymond Blount until proven innocent with assistance from pro bono attorneys from Washington, D.C., New Jersey and New York. Mr. Bermudez's case presents a rare instance of New York case law in which a judge... read full bio

Francois Pienaar

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Franois Pienaar is a remarkable athlete, trained lawyer and an ambassador for multi-racial sports and civil rights. He reached the highest peak in rugby union when he captained his country, South Africa, to World Cup victory. Matt Damon portrayed him in Clint Eastwood's blockbuster Invictus. Having been named Newsmaker of the Year, he is his country's most celebrated icon after... read full bio

G. Sagmiller

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Girard Sagmiller is an author, trainer and speaker on the topic of dyslexia and the negative perceptions surrounding the disability. Sagmiller gives his audience a comprehensive presentation that details not only his own experiences, but also his own innovative techniques and skills used to overcome dyslexia. Through his strong passion and need to help he has become an activist and... read full bio

Gabrielle Carteris

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Best known for her role as Andrea Zuckerman in the hit television show Beverly Hills 90210, Gabrielle Carteris has now devoted her time and passion into advocating for youth education, fighting prejudice and promoting anti-substance abuse groups. Her concern reflects itself in the work she chooses to do in front of the cameras and activities she pursues off the set.... read full bio

Gail Collins

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Gail Collins is an American journalist, op-ed columnist and author, most recognized for her work with the New York Times. Joining the Times in 1995 as a member of the editorial board, from 2001 to 2007 she served as the paper's Editorial Page Editor. Ms Collins is the first woman to attain that position. Collins writes a semi-weekly op-ed column... read full bio

Gale Sayers

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Gale Sayers is a former college and professional football player, who was a running back in the National Football League for seven seasons during the 1960s and early 1970s. He played college football for the University of Kansas, and was twice recognized as an All-American. He was a first-round pick in the NFL Draft, and played his entire pro career... read full bio

Gary Braasch

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Gary Braasch is a world-renowned photojournalist and environmental advocate. Gary is an outstanding photographer who has been photographing nature for over 40 years. Braaschs love for nature helped lead the path towards becoming a strong environmental activist. He focuses more specifically on documenting the topics of biodiversity and global warming. Braasch was the very first photojournalist who has extensively explored... read full bio

Gary Neuman

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Gary Neuman is a rabbi, licensed family counselor, Florida Supreme Court-certified family mediator, and founder of the Sandcastles Program Inc., a nationwide divorce therapy program for children. He is author of The Truth About Cheating: Why Men Stray and What You Can Do To Prevent It, Emotional Infidelity: How To Affair-Proof Your Marriage, and Helping Your Kids Cope With Divorce... read full bio

Gary Small, Md

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A Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Neuropsychiatric Institute, Gary Small, MD is also a Parlow-Solomon Professor on Aging at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Additionally, he serves as Director of the following UCLA programs: the Memory Clinic, the Memory and Aging Research Center, the Alzheimer's Disease Center Imaging... read full bio

Georgette Mosbacher

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Mrs. Mosbacher is Chair and CEO of Georgette Mosbacher Enterprises, Inc., an international entrepreneurial and consulting business in New York City. Mrs. Mosbacher is well-known for her expertise in the areas of innovative and goal-oriented management, creative marketing, the development and leadership of motivated work teams, and most especially, turning around troubled companies in the branded consumer products area. Mrs.... read full bio

Giuliana DePandi-Rancic

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Giuliana has been anchor and managing editor of E! News since January 2005. She joined E! News as a correspondent in 2002, handling a variety of stores and events for E! News. Prior to coming to E!, Giuliana covered entertainment news online, serving as an anchor at Load Media, as well as an entertainment journalist for Detour magazine's website. She... read full bio

Gloria Feldt

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For Gloria Feldt, there is no difference between reproductive rights and human rights. As former President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of America, the 30-year veteran of womens rights and healthcare activism has led the world in providing innovative healthcare and protecting a womans right to choose.... read full bio

Glynn Washington

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Glynn Washington is the host and executive producer of Snap Judgement, an NPR radio show. Glynn Washington won the The Public Radio Talent Quest sponsored by Public Radio Exchange and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which had more than 1,400 entries. Shortly after winning he developed the Snap Judgement radio program.... read full bio

Grant Roberts

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Grant Roberts, one of Hollywood's most sought after trainers, nutritionists and lifestyle coaches, gained worldwide notoriety after preparing actress Hilary Swank for her Academy Award winning role in Million Dollar Baby. Roberts is now a member of this year's team for the film Invictus by Clint Eastwood which has earned two Oscar nominations.... read full bio

Greg Mortenson

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Greg Mortenson is most famous for his humanitarian work in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan, promoting education and building schools, specifically for girls. He is also a professional speaker, writer, and is a former mountaineer. After a 70 day, failed attempt to climb the worlds second highest mountain, K2, Mortenson became lost while descending the mountain. Instead of arriving in Askole,... read full bio

Greg Norman

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Greg Norman is an entrepreneur, author, philanthropist, and golf extraordinaire whose work has been recognized by many esteemed organizations. He is one of the greatest showmen in sports history, holding two British Open Championships, 20 U.S. PGA Tour titles and winning another 91 professional events around the world. He currently serves as Chairman and CEO of Great White Shark Enterprises.... read full bio

Gro Harlem Brundtland

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An energetic blend of stateswoman, physician, manager, politician, and international activist, Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland has always led the world on issues of global significance. For over four decades, she has been dedicated to global interdependence, focusing on promoting sustainable development, increasing environmental awareness, and advocating for good health as a basic human right.... read full bio

Hadassah Lieberman

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he daughter of Holocaust survivors, Hadassah Lieberman found herself amid a whirlwind of excitement on the presidential campaign trail. Married to Senator Joseph Lieberman of Connecticut, the Democratic vice-presidential candidate in the 2000 presidential election, Mrs. Lieberman has dedicated much of her life's work to women's health issues, assisting nonprofit organizations, improving educational standards, and promoting international understanding.... read full bio



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