• Tavis Smiley -- Activist Pierre Labossiere
    Activist Pierre Labossiere
    The political activist talks about where Haiti stands today, five years after a ...
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  • Tavis Smiley -- Actress Marion Cotillard
    Actress Marion Cotillard
    The Oscar-winning actress discusses her latest film, a Belgian drama ...
    0:10:32
  • Tavis Smiley -- Rev. Rob Bell
    Rev. Rob Bell
    The progressive spiritual leader unpacks his latest text, "What We Talk About ...
    0:11:37
  • Tavis Smiley -- Writer Marcus Baram
    Writer Marcus Baram
    Baram dissects his recently released biography of musical icon Gil Scott-Heron.
    0:11:51
  • Tavis Smiley -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
    NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
    Bolden discusses his pioneering career and NASA's space exploration objectives.
  • Tavis Smiley -- University President Freeman Hrabowski
    University President Freeman Hrabowski
    The UMBC president describes his successful efforts in nurturing a new ...
    0:12:52
  • Tavis Smiley -- Writer Eula Biss
    Writer Eula Biss
    The renowned essayist unpacks her latest text, "On Immunity: An Inoculation."
    0:13:07
  • Tavis Smiley -- Attorney-activist Bryan Stevenson
    Attorney-activist Bryan Stevenson
    Stevenson weighs in on the aftermath of the New York and Missouri cases ...
    0:12:03
  • Tavis Smiley -- Poet Claudia Rankine
    Poet Claudia Rankine
    A chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, Rankine discusses poetry as a way ...
    0:11:49
  • Tavis Smiley -- Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd
    Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd
    The recipient of two Billboard Music awards, Shepherd comments on spearheading a ...
    0:11:56
  • Tavis Smiley -- Activist Paul Boden
    Activist Paul Boden
    A longtime advocate for the homeless, Boden offers his thoughts on the status of ...
    0:11:56
  • Tavis Smiley -- RNC chairman Reince Priebus
    RNC chairman Reince Priebus
    Priebus assesses the results of the midterm elections and what a new agenda in ...
    0:11:35
  • Tavis Smiley -- Journalist Ron Brownstein
    Journalist Ron Brownstein
    The two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist offers his perspective on the direction of ...
    0:12:42
  • Tavis Smiley -- Ballerina Misty Copeland
    Ballerina Misty Copeland
    The ballet star reflects on breaking boundaries in what many perceive as an ...
    0:08:52
  • Tavis Smiley -- Dancer Charles "Lil Buck" Riley
    Dancer Charles "Lil Buck" Riley
    The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style ...
    0:15:08
  • Tavis Smiley -- Producer Chaz Ebert
    Producer Chaz Ebert
    In this extended interview clip, Ebert recalls the first time she met a young & ...
    0:01:46
  • Tavis Smiley -- Former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman
    Former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman
    Co-chair of AEI's American Internationalism Project, the former VP candidate ...
    0:12:12
  • Tavis Smiley -- Singer Toni Braxton
    Singer Toni Braxton
    The six-time Grammy winner discusses her recent and upcoming projects, including ...
    0:11:30
  • Tavis Smiley -- Composer-musician-vocalist Hafez Nazeri
    Composer-musician-vocalist Hafez Nazeri
    The young Iranian-born composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist talks about ...
    0:11:27
  • Tavis Smiley -- Musicians Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
    Musicians Ben Harper & Charlie ...
    The singer-songwriter-guitarist and blues harmonica virtuoso discuss their ...
    0:10:58
  • Tavis Smiley -- Writer P.J. O'Rourke
    Writer P.J. O'Rourke
    The humorist and political commentator dissects his latest text, "The Baby ...
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