Daily Dispatch from the 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival: Friday, June 28
ASPEN, Colo., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Select Upcoming Live Streams from the Aspen Ideas Festival:
- 12:00pm MDT / 2:00pm EDT – What's the Disconnect? Guns, Congress, and the American People
Dan Gross, Jeffrey Goldberg
- 2:40pm MDT / 4:40pm EDT – The Challenge of Building American Jobs
Austan Goolsbee, Elaine L. Chao, Saru Jayaraman, Kevin J. Delaney, Douglas Holtz-Eakin
- 5:00pm MDT / 7:00pm EDT – Are We Safe?
Jane Harman, Mike McConnell, Elliot Gerson
A full schedule of live streams is available here: http://www.aspenideas.org/live-now.
Also, catch today's episode of The Aspen Institute Presents, broadcast from the Aspen Ideas Festival, exclusively on public television's WORLD Channel (worldchannel.org) at 9:00pm ET. This episode will be available online a few hours before broadcast for media using the following link and password: http://vimeopro.com/user5686209/the-aspen-institute-presents2, password: worldaspen.
Quotes from the Festival Yesterday:
"The country is becoming more diverse, and the Republican Party can and should do better. We have more responsibility to attempt to do better among nonwhite voters, which includes Indians, Norwegians, and grumpy people." —Karl Rove
"To the question, is Pakistan the most dangerous place in the world? The answer is yes. But it's not their fault." —Stanley A. McChrystal
"I think there is an exaggeration that entrepreneurship can solve everything, and it has led to a distortion of what entrepreneurs need." —Gov. John Hickenlooper
"Most of the time, it takes that supportive father or brother to say, 'yes, you go to school, and I will fight whatever people in the village want to say about you.'" —Shabana Basij-Rasikh
The Ideas Report on TheAtlantic.com
More Festival coverage is also available from The Atlantic, which produces the Aspen Ideas Festival in partnership with the Aspen Institute. The Atlantic's "Ideas Special Report" includes:
- Video from the Aspen Ideas Festival
- A "Today at Aspen" photo gallery
- An #AspenIdeas Twitter feed
- Blog posts highlighting ideas from all sections of TheAtlantic.com, and responses to a new question they put to their readers each day.
Full schedule available here. Full-session video and clips will be featured on the Aspen Institute's YouTube channel, on www.AspenIdeas.org, iTunesU, and on the Aspen Institute's video channel. Follow the Ideas Festival on Facebook, Tumblr, and Twitter at @aspenideas with the hashtag #AspenIdeas.
SOURCE The Aspen Institute