Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.), Michael Tomasky (special correspondent, Newsweek and The Daily Beast), Elon James White (contributing editor, The Root), L. Joy Williams (host, “TWiB! in the Morning”), Carolyn Miles (president and CEO, Save the Children), Thom Hartmann (radio talk show host), Alexis McGill Johnson (executive director, American Values Institute), Rick Ungar (contributor, Forbes.com) and Karl Frisch (Democratic strategist).
“If you think about children watching parents die, watching their brothers and sisters die, being tortured — that’s trauma that’s going to be (in Syria) for a very long time.” —Carolyn Miles, president of Save the Children watch video
“It’s the circus, and the circus is fun. We’re all picking our favorite clowns already.” —Rick Ungar, on CPAC watch video
“First, stop comparing this gathering to the ‘Star Wars’ cantina scene.” —John Fugelsang watch video