David Burstein

Founder, Run for America & Generation18

David Burstein is a writer, filmmaker, and storyteller. He is the founder of Run for America and Generation18, two organizations dedicated to improving American politics. He is the author of Fast Future: How the Millennial Generation Is Shaping Our World. His films include: 18 in ‘08, Up to Us, and World Class. He is a contributor to Vanity Fair and Fast Company and has appeared on CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, NPR, and in the New York Times, Politico, Salon, and many others. He is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Institute Disruptor Foundation Fellow. He is an obsessive fan of classic film and of Network in particular.


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