Tavis talks with journalist and author Nicholas Kristof about President Trump’s strike on Syria, North Korea, and his recent interview with Hilary Clinton.
Tavis talks with legendary entertainer Tony Bennett about his latest projects and the continued celebration of his 90th year.
Tavis talks with writer, producer, director John Ridley about his latest projects and the L.A. Riots 25 years later.
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and columnist for “The New York Times”, Nicholas Kristof discusses the potential impact of President Trump’s foreign policy approach. Award-winning writer, producer and director John Ridley talks about his documentary, "Let It Fall: L.A. 1982-1992". Musician, photographer and philanthropist Julian Lennon discusses his new children’s book, “Touch the Earth”. Listen Now
Tavis Smiley has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).
Educator and philosopher Cornel West is the Class of 1943 University Professor at Princeton University. Known as one of America’s most gifted, provocative, and important public intellectuals, he is the author of the contemporary classic Race Matters, which changed the course of America’s dialogue on race and justice, the New York Times best seller Democracy Matters, and Hope on a Tightrope: Words and Wisdom. His latest book, The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto co-authored with Tavis Smiley takes aim on economic injustice in America.
He is the recipient of the American Book Award and holds more than 20 honorary degrees.