Tavis talks with Sen. Carl Levin, outgoing chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Tavis talks with Oscar-winning actress-turned-writer-director and humanitarian Angelina Jolie.
On this week’s program we hosted a special roundtable discussion examining improvements and setbacks in the anti-poverty movement over the last year. Our panelist are Greg Kaufmann, editor of TalkPoverty.org and a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress; Jessica Bartholow, legislative advocate for the Western Center on Law and Poverty; and Renée Wilson-Simmons, director of the National Center for Children in Poverty at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. Listen Now
Tavis Smiley has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).