Tavis talks with 'crusader for justice' and civil rights champion Judge Damon J. Keith in PART TWO of an inspiring conversation.
This week, our entire broadcast is devoted to the issues and challenges facing the city of Detroit. Our guests include Mayor Mike Duggan, journalists Stephen Henderson and Curt Guyette, Judge Steven W. Rhodes, museum officials Graham W.J. Beal and Swarupa Anila, Wayne State President Dr. M. Roy Wilson, and a panel of distinguished educators. Listen Now
Tavis Smiley has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).
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