Tavis talks with author Corey Fields about his recent text Black Elephants in the Room and with actor and author Dick Van Dyke about the presidential election and the paperback release of his New York Times best-selling text Keep Moving.
Tavis talks with author and professor Derek W. Black about the failing school discipline policies identified in his text Ending Zero Tolerance and with astronaut and author Mike Massimino about his unique path to space as detailed in his memoir Spaceman.
Sociologist Corey Fields, looks at the complex relationship between Black republicans and their political party of choice in his book, “Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans”. Cheryl Hyman, Chancellor of City Colleges of Chicago, discusses job prospects for new graduates. Comedian Phoebe Robinson talks about her new book, “You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain.” Hollywood legend Dick Van Dyke reflects on the current political climate.Listen Now
Thought of the Week
"Masters. Negatives. Copyrights. Own them."
Tavis Smiley has come a long wayfrom his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).
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