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).
Quintard Taylor, Ph.D., is the Scott and Dorothy Bullitt Professor of American History at the University of Washington, Seattle. A preeminent scholar of African American western history, Taylor is the author of several books, including In Search of the Racial Frontier: African Americans in the American West 1528-1990. As cofounder of the extensive online resource BlackPast.org, Taylor has helped bring African American history to every classroom in the world. Ranked #1 by Google in its category, BlackPast.org features 3,000 pages of content, seven major illustrated timelines, encyclopedia entries, and links to digital archive collections, African American museums, and research centers. He lives in Seattle, Washington.