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American Conversation Essentials

by Harvard Kennedy School

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American Conversation Essentials, a collaboration of 92nd Street Y (92Y) and Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), is a series of compelling videos that put today's most important issues -- the Middle East, the economy, health care and more -- into perspective. HKS faculty members share their expertise and offer insights to provide Americans with the tools to better understand the world around them, become more engaged citizens and ultimately build a better society. American Conversation Essentials is a component of 92Y's Campaign for the American Conversation. Learn more at

Customer Reviews

Very interesting series

I found this series not only interesting to listen to, but also something to help me further refine my political views. Many people might frown on this series because it rings somewhat liberally, but I think that is one of its strengths.