Frank Foer, Editor, The New RepublicTom Perriello, President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for American Progress Action Fund and Counselor for Policy, Center for American Progress
Franklin Foer is the editor of The New Republic.
Foer graduated from Columbia in 1996. Before joining The New Republic, Foer was a frequent contributor to the online magazine Slate.
His writing has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Spin, U.S. News & World Report, Lingua Franca, The Atlantic Monthly, The Wall Street Journal, New York and Foreign Policy. In 2004 he published his first book, How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization.
Tom Perriello is President and CEO of Center for American Progress Action Fund and Counselor for Policy to the Center for American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, he served in the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Central and Southern Virginia. Before entering politics, he worked as a conflict analyst and an advocate on environmental and poverty issues.