Ed Asner

Ed Asner is a television legend, well known for his role as Lou Grant on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and subsequent spin-off Lou Grant. He is the winner of seven acting Emmy Awards, and has been nominated a total of twenty times. Asner also made a name for himself as a trade unionist and a political activist. He served two terms as president of the Screen Actors Guild, from 1981-1985, during which he was an outspoken critic of former SAG President Ronald Reagan, then the US president, for his Central American policy. He lives in Los Angeles.

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In the tradition of Al Franken and Michael Moore, Ed Asner—a.k.a. Lou Grant from The Mary Tyler Moore Show—reclaims the Constitution from the right-wingers who think that they and only they know how to interpret it.

Ed Asner, a self-proclaimed dauntless Democrat from the old days, figured that if the right-wing wackos are wrong about voter fraud, Obama’s death panels, and climate change, they are probably just as wrong about what the Constitution says. There’s no way that two...

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SAN FRANCISCO JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
Taube Center for Jewish Life
3200 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118
OCT 19
VROMAN'S BOOKSTORE
Ed Asner & Ed Weinberger
695 E. Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91101
OCT 25
POWELL'S
Cedar Hills Crossing
Reading, Q&A, Signing
3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd
Beaverton, OR
NOV 12

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