Tavis talks with soul and R&B artist, Maxwell about his recent CD, "blackSUMMERS'night" and current tour.
Tavis talks with global music icon Carlos Santana about his recent album Santana IV and the reunion with his original band for their first project in 45 years.
Tavis talks with actor Liev Schreiber about his role on the most recent season of Showtime's Ray Donovan.
Betty Reid Soskin is a park ranger with the National Park Service, assigned to the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, California. At age 94, Soskin is the oldest national park ranger in the United States. She has been celebrated as, "A tireless voice for making sure the African-American wartime experience… has a prominent place in the park's history." Prior to this, Ms. Soskin worked as clerk in a segregated union hall and was active in the civil rights movement. In this special hour-long conversation, Betty Reid Soskin reflects on her life and her many life lessons. Listen Now
Tavis Smiley has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).