Doug Abrams

Doug Abrams


Doug Abrams is the Founder & President of Idea Architects. He is a former editor at the University of California Press and HarperCollins where he spent a decade trying to balance truth (with a small "t") and Relevance (with a big "R"). He comes from a publishing family and learned about ideas, books, and culture around the dinner table. He has had the privilege of working on books for Nobel Peace Laureates Desmond Tutu, Nelson Mandela, the Dalai Lama, and Jody Williams. He has written books with Desmond Tutu for over a decade and most recently is the co-author of The Book of Joy with Desmond Tutu and the Dalai Lama. His books have been credited with convincing then-President Bill Clinton to stop genocide and for launching the modern anti-slavery movement. He is currently the co-founder with Desmond Tutu and Pam Omidyar of Human Journey, which is using multimedia to spread visionary ideas that can improve our lives and our world.

He is also interested in the power of the Internet and multimedia to change culture and was on the founding team of, a philanthropy website that has pioneered new forms of giving and channeled over $300 million to charity.



Past Shows:

  • Joy & Spirituality/ Other Side Communications & Healing

    In the first half, author, editor, and literary agent, Doug Abrams, the founder and president of Idea Architects, discussed his friendship and interactions with the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, whom he recently collaborated with for "The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness...More »

Last Night

Astrology Forecast / Other Side Communications
Astrology Forecast / Other Side Communications
Professional astrologer Leslie McGuirk discussed how to use astrology to improve our lives, and her predictions for the rest of 2024. Followed by artist Laurie Majka, who spoke about messages she has received from the Other Side.


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