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).
Marketing communications pioneer, founder and chairman emeritus of Burrell Communications, and Advertising Hall of Fame inductee, Tom Burrell is credited with revolutionizing the image of African Americans in television and changing the face of American advertising. During his tenure as a top executive, he coined the now famous phrase, “Black people are not dark-skinned White people.” His award-winning work promoted positive and realistic images of Blacks and acknowledged the purchasing power of the African American community. Burrell is the founder of The Resolution Project, a nonprofit organization that promotes intra-racial dialogue and community-based new media “stop the brainwash” campaigns. He lives in Chicago’s South Loop area. BRAINWASHED: Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority is his first book.