Tavis talks with New York Magazine's Writer-at-large Andrew Sullivan about politics, the Trump Administration, and President Trump's report card.
Tavis talks with best-selling author and radio and television personality Glenn Beck about the current state of the nation, and the Trump administration.
Tavis talks with author and distinguished professor of Black American Studies and History at the University of Delaware, Erica Armstrong Dunbar about her book Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge and comedian, actor, and author Cheech Marin about his memoir Cheech is Not My Real Name...Just Don't Call Me Chong!
Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council analyses the reasons behind the Trump administration’s controversial travel ban. Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin discuss their new book, ‘Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin’, and reflect on how their lives have changed since their son’s tragic death. Actore David Oyelewo talks about his latest movie, ‘A United Kingdom’. 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.