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    Michael Skolnik

    Political Director, Office of Russell Simmons

    Michael Skolnik is a 21st century civil rights leader. As the Political Director to hip-hop pioneer Russell Simmons and President of, an online destination founded by Simmons with over 4.5 million viewers per month, Michael is a leading voice for young America.

    Michael serves on the Board of Directors for The Trayvon Martin Foundation and the Drug Policy Alliance.

    Past Events

    Monday, Oct 14 2013

    12 PM

    This summer, a grassroots movement called Living Rooms Across America visited some of America’s most dangerous cities, where they gathered intimate... read more
    1 hour | Conversation | Morningstar

    Friday, Oct 12 2012

    9 AM

    Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong gathering of provocative presentations, performances and interactive installations led by globally... read more
    9 hours | Edison | Oriental Theatre

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