PBS’s Tavis Smiley Takes on Poverty in America with GW Panel Discussion

By: Katy Adams and Nikki Schwab | 01/08/12 8:05 PM Examiner Staff Writer Follow Her @KatyAdams During some of the worst economic times since the Great Depression, PBS weeknight talk show host Tavis Smiley is hoping to make the issue of poverty in America a priority. “I am going to beat the drum as loud as I can,” Smiley tells Yeas & Nays. The vocal veteran broadcaster, who will...

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National Press Club to Host “NEWSMAKER” Media Briefing with Suze Orman and Tavis Smiley

WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — “Taking power back from banks for consumers, and the fight against poverty” The following is being released by the National Press Club: Date: Thursday, Jan. 12 Time: 10 a.m. Location: Murrow Room, National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, Washington, DC Suze Orman, widely perceived as America’s leading authority on personal...

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Fishbowl 5 With Tavis Smiley

By Betsy Rothstein on January 5, 2012 10:46 AM This time next week broadcaster Tavis Smiley will be in town to host the nationally televised discussion, “Remaking America: From Poverty to Prosperity.” The event will be at GWU and broadcast live in C-SPAN. It will rebroadcast on PBS for three nights beginning Jan. 16. His panel: Cornel West, Princeton University professor and author; Suze...

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BROADCASTER Tavis Smiley to LEAD Conversation on REMAKING AMERICA

For Immediate Release Contact: Leshelle Sargent Email: lsargent@tavistalks.com Phone: (646) 484-4963 Smiley and his All-Star Panel Discuss How to Restore Prosperity in America LOS ANGELES (December 12, 2011) –Record unemployment, corporate avarice, empty houses but homeless families, dwindling opportunities in a politically paralyzed nation—these are the realities of America, land of the...

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