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September 2006


October 2006


November 2006


December 2006


January 2007




Fort Lauderdale

  • September 10–13, 2006

  • Worldwide Launch Events
  • Sponsored by Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Cosponsored by the History News Network, Moment Magazine
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Sunday, September 10, 2006 at 3:00 p.m.

  • Invitation to the Nova Launch
  • "The Explosion of Petropolitics in the Middle East"
  • Middle East Society of Florida International University
  • Sponsored by Nova Southeastern University
  • Cosponsored by Florida International University Middle East Society and the Department of International Relations
  • Florida International University
  • Biscayne Bay Campus
  • Miami FL
  • Monday, September 11, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.

  • Lecture and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Business and other Students
  • Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Knight Auditorium, Carl DeSantis Building
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Monday, September 11, 2006 at 1:15 p.m.

  • Lecture
  • "What the Establishment is not Telling You about Fuel"
  • Combined American Government, U.S. History and other Upper Division students
  • Sponsored by University School
  • Nova Southeastern University School
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Monday, September 11, 2006 at 2:15 p.m.

  • Lecture
  • "What the Establishment is not Telling You about Fuel"
  • Combined World History, East Meets West, and other Upper Division students
  • Sponsored by University School
  • Nova Southeastern University School
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Monday, September 11, 2006 at 6:30 p.m.

  • Discussion and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Nova Southeastern University—Graduate School of Computer Information Sciences and IEEE Computer Section
  • Knight Auditorium, Carl DeSantis Building
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.

  • Press Conference
  • NSU Sherman Alvin Library, Research and Information Technology Center
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2006 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Discussion and Book Club Presentation and Book Signing
  • Farquahar College of Arts and Sciences
  • NSU Sherman Alvin Library, Research and Information Technology Center
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Inaugural Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Nova Southeastern University and Circle of Friends
  • NSU Sherman Alvin Library, Research and Information Technology Center
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2006 at 10:00 p.m.

  • Inaugural Author Launch Party
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL

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Palm Springs

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 6:00 p.m.

  • Author Reception--by private invitation
  • Peppertree Bookstore
  • Old Town
  • La Quinta CA
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Peppertree Bookstore
  • Cosponsored by Anti-Defamation League LA, American Jewish Congress LA, Moment Magazine, History News Network
  • Old Town
  • La Quinta CA

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Los Angeles

  • Thursday, September 14, 2006 at 6:00 p.m.

  • West Coast Author Party
  • Sponsored by the American Jewish Congress–LA and its US–Israel Energy Initiative
  • LLadro Gallery—Rodeo Drive
  • Beverly Hills CA
  • Friday, September 15, 2006 at 9:15 a.m.

  • Keynote Address and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by California Hydrogen Business Council
  • Cosponsored by National Resources Defense Council, History News Network
  • National Fuel Cell Research Center
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Irvine CA

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Orange County

  • Saturday, September 16, 2006 at 5:30 p.m.

  • Author Reception and Private Book Signing
  • Temple Beth Tikvah
  • Fullerton CA
  • Saturday, September 16, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • Temple Beth Tikvah
  • Fullerton CA

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Los Angeles

  • Sunday, September 17, 2006 at 5:30 p.m.

  • Dinner—Master of Ceremonies
  • "Profiles in Courage" with Salman Rushdie
  • Sponsored by American Jewish Congress
  • The Four Seasons Hotel
  • Los Angeles CA

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Seattle

  • Monday, September 18, 2006 at Noon

  • Keynote Address and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Hidary Foundation, SmartTransporation.com
  • International Association of Transportation Regulators
  • Seattle Renaissance Hotel
  • Seattle WA

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New York

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event, Leadership Briefing and Book Signing—By Invitation Only
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by the American Jewish Committee
  • American Jewish Committee Headquarters
  • New York, NY
  • Wednesday, September 20, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing—By Invitation Only
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by the Hidary Foundation
  • The Core Club Library
  • New York, NY

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Pittsburgh

  • Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at 7:30 a.m.

  • Breakfast Discussion and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Bender Consulting
  • Rivers Club
  • Pittsburgh PA
  • Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Carnegie Mellon University Lecture Series
  • Baker Hall
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Pittsburgh PA
  • Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Jewish Health Care
  • Hill House
  • Pittsburgh PA

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Washington DC

  • Friday, September 29, 2006 at 12:30 p.m.

  • Union Station Corridor Book Signing
  • B Dalton Books Union Station
  • Washington DC

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Fort Worth

  • October 3–5, 2006

  • Scholar-in-Residence
  • Tarrant County College
  • Tuesday, October 3, 2006 at 12:30 p.m.

  • Scholar-in-Residence; Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Tarrant County College, Northeast Campus
  • Hurst TX
  • Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.

  • Scholar-in-Residence; Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Tarrant County College, Northwest Campus
  • Hurst TX
  • Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:00 Noon

  • Luncheon Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Congregation Beth-El Daytimers
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress, Jewish Women International
  • Congregation Beth-El
  • Fort Worth TX
  • Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.

  • Scholar-in-Residence; Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Tarrant County College, South Campus
  • Fort Worth TX
  • Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 1:00 p.m.

  • Scholar-in-Residence; Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by History News Network
  • Tarrant County College, Southeast Campus
  • Arlington TX

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Washington DC

  • Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 12:30 p.m.

  • Boardroom Leadership Briefing -- by Invitation Only
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Institute for the Analysis of Global Security
  • Washington DC
  • Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Discussion and Book Signing
  • "How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil and Derailed the Alternatives."
  • Cosponsored by Moment Magazine, and History News Network
  • Barnes & Noble of Georgetown
  • Washington DC

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Detroit

  • Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Author Private Reception--By Invitation Only
  • Townsend Hotel
  • Birmingham MI
  • Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 5:00 p.m.

  • Author Reception
  • Sponsored by Holocaust Memorial Center
  • Adat Shalom Synagogue
  • Farmington Hills MI
  • Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 6:00 p.m.

  • Dinner Discussion
  • Sponsored by Holocaust Memorial Center
  • Adat Shalom Synagogue
  • Farmington Hills MI

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Las Vegas

  • Saturday, October 28, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Private Evening Dinner Discussion—By Invitation Only
  • Kulbersh Clinic Group
  • Las Vegas NV

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Palm Springs

  • Sunday, November 1-3, 2006

  • Green Fleet Initiative Media Day

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San Diego

  • Sunday, November 5, 2006 at 9:00 a.m.

  • Weekend Institute
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • La Costa Resort and Spa
  • Carlsbad CA

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Long Beach

  • Monday, November 6, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Book Fair Keynote Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Alpert Jewish Community Center Book Festival, Shul By The Shore, California State University—Long Beach Jewish Studies Program
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • Long Beach Book Fair
  • Alpert Jewish Community Center
  • Long Beach CA

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New York

  • Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Author Reception
  • Sutton Place Synagogue
  • New York
  •  
  • Kristallnacht Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "American Business and the Nazis"
  • Sutton Place Synagogue
  • New York

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Orlando

  • Thursday, November 9, 2006 at Noon

  • Combined College Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "GM and the Nazis"
  • For Hillel of Central Florida at The University of Central Florida and Kristallnacht Commemoration at the Holocaust Memorial Center
  • Sponsored by Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • University of Central Florida Hillel
  • Orlando FL
  • Thursday, November 9, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "GM and the Nazis"
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida
  • Maitland FL

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Tampa

  • Friday, November 10, 2006

  • Green Fleet Initiative Media Day

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West Palm Beach

  • Sunday, November 12, 2006 at 3:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Jewish Federation of West Palm Beach
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • JCC Boyton Beach
  • Boynton Beach FL

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Miami

  • Sunday, November 12, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by Miami Jewish Book Fair
  • Cosponsored by History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • Miami Jewish Book Fair
  • Miami FL

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Palm Beach

  • Monday November 13, 2006 at 7 PM

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsored by: Jewish Federation of West Palm Beach
  • Cosponsored by: History News Network, Moment Magazine, American Jewish Congress
  • Temple Beth Am, Temple Judea, American Jewish Committee
  • Jupiter FL

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Washington

  • Wednesday November 15, 2006 at 6 PM

  • National Press Club's 29th Annual Book Fair and Author's Night
  • National Press Club
  • Washington DC

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Columbus

  • Thursday November 30, 2006 at 7 PM

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsors: Mershon Center for International Security Studies, Ohio State
  • University Hillel, and the Jewish Federation of Columbus
  • OSU Hillel
  • Ohio State University
  • Columbus OH

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Orlando

  • Monday, December 4, 2006

  • Green Fleet Initiative Day

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Ft. Lauderdale

  • Tuesday, December 5, 2006 at 7 PM

  • Fundraiser, Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • Pine Crest Preparatory School
  • Casa Del Angelo Restaurant
  • Ft. Lauderdale FL

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New York

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at 5:30 PM

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • Science Industry and Business Library
  • New York Public Library
  • New York NY

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New Haven

  • Thursday, December 7, 2006

  • “GM and the Nazis”
  • Yale University
  • New Haven CT

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Los Angeles

  • Saturday, December 9, 2006 at 6:30 PM

  • Black Tie Gala Honoring Abraham Foxman
  • Anti-Defamation League
  • Beverly Hills CA
  • Sunday, December 10, 2006 at 12:30 PM

  • Keynote Address and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Santa Monica Alt Car Expo
  • Santa Monica Airport
  • Santa Monica CA
  • Sunday, December 10, 2006 at 7 PM

  • Black Tie Gala Honoring James Woolsey
  • American Jewish Congress
  • Beverly Hills CA
  • Monday, December 11, 2006

  • Misc Media and Tour Day
  • Los Angeles CA
  • Monday, December 11, 2006 at 5:30 PM

  • Dinner Speech, Book Signing and Alt Fuel Action Event
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Sponsor: Stand With Us and Israel Emergency Alliance
  • Napa Grill
  • Westwood, Los Angeles CA
  • Tuesday, December 12, 2006

  • Misc Media and Tour Day
  • Los Angeles CA

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Washington

  • Wednesday, December 13, 2006

  • Misc Media and Tour Day
  • Washington DC

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Edmonton

  • Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 7 PM

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "IBM and the Holocaust—the Smoking Gun Documents"
  • Jewish Community Centre of Edmonton
  • Sponsored by the Jewish Federation and the University of Alberta Department of Sociology
  • Edmonton AB Canada
  • Monday, January 15, 2007 at Noon

  • Department Seminar and Book Signing
  • “GM and the Nazis”
  • Department of Sociology
  • University of Alberta
  • Edmonton AB Canada
  • Monday, January 15, 2007 at 3 PM

  • Speaking Event and Book Signing
  • "How We Became Addicted to Oil and How to Break the Addiction Right Now."
  • Telus Centre
  • University of Alberta
  • Edmonton AB Canada

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