Season 2017: Filmmaker John Waters

    The artist discusses his book-Make Trouble.

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    Tavis Smiley

    Rev. Dr. William J. Barber and Rev. Jim Wallis

    The Christian leaders discuss organizing and rising up against "A Gospel of Greed".

    Rev. Dr. William J. Barber and Rev. Jim Wallis

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    Tavis Smiley

    WEB EXCLUSIVE Full Interview with Tennessee Rep. Steve Cohen

    The Congressman discusses his plans to file Articles of Impeachment against the President.

    WEB EXCLUSIVE Full Interview with Tennessee Rep. Steve Cohen

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    Tavis Smiley

    Actress Sonequa Martin-Green

    The actress discusses her seminal lead role in television's Star Trek: Discovery.

    Actress Sonequa Martin-Green

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    Tavis Smiley

    Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen

    The Congressman discusses his plans to file Articles of Impeachment against the President.

    Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen

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    Tavis Smiley

    Novelist Salman Rushdie

    The novelist discusses his latest work The Golden House: A Novel.

    Novelist Salman Rushdie

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    Tavis Smiley

    Authors and Educators Carol Anderson and Tim Wise

    The professor and anti-racist essayist discuss white anxiety and rage in the era of Trump.

    Authors and Educators Carol Anderson and Tim Wise

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Independent U.S. Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders

    Tavis Smiley

    Independent U.S. Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders

    The Senator discusses his latest book Bernie Sanders Guide to Political Revolution

    Independent U.S. Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Iconic Actor Ed Asner

    Tavis Smiley

    Iconic Actor Ed Asner

    The actor discusses his latest show A Man and His Prostate and book The Grouchy Historian.

    Iconic Actor Ed Asner

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    Tavis Smiley

    Southern Avenue Performance

    The blues quintet performs a track from their critically acclaimed self-titled debut album

    Southern Avenue Performance

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    Tavis Smiley

    Jazz Vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater

    The jazz vocalist discusses her new project Memphis: Yes, I'm Ready.

    Jazz Vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Legendary Singer-Songwriter and Activist David Crosby

    Tavis Smiley

    Legendary Singer-Songwriter and Activist David Crosby

    The legendary singer-songwriter discusses his career and latest album Sky Trails.

    Legendary Singer-Songwriter and Activist David Crosby

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Labor Leader Dolores Huerta

    Tavis Smiley

    Labor Leader Dolores Huerta

    The activist discusses DACA and the new documentary about her life titled, Dolores.

    Labor Leader Dolores Huerta

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Blues Quintet Southern Avenue

    Tavis Smiley

    Blues Quintet Southern Avenue

    Tavis talks with Southern Avenue band members about their self-titled debut album.

    Blues Quintet Southern Avenue

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Fmr. Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold

    Tavis Smiley

    Fmr. Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold

    Fmr. Senator discusses voting against the Patriot Act and his organization "Legit Action".

    Fmr. Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Award-Winning Actor Martin Sheen

    Tavis Smiley

    Award-Winning Actor Martin Sheen

    The heralded actor discusses his latest roles in Grace and Frankie and Anne of Green Gable

    Award-Winning Actor Martin Sheen

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    Tavis Smiley

    Actor Joshua Henry

    The actor discusses his breakout role as Aaron Burr in the touring company of Hamilton.The

    Actor Joshua Henry

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    Tavis Smiley

    Novelist Zinzi Clemmons

    The author discusses her debut novel What We Lose.

    Novelist Zinzi Clemmons

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Environmental Activist Robert D. Bullard

    Tavis Smiley

    Environmental Activist Robert D. Bullard

    The environmental activist discusses the significance of Hurricane Harvey.

    Environmental Activist Robert D. Bullard

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    Tavis Smiley

    Journalist Joan Walsh

    The journalist discusses the political implications of Hurricane Harvey.

    Journalist Joan Walsh

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Former FEMA Director Michael Brown

    Tavis Smiley

    Former FEMA Director Michael Brown

    The former FEMA Director discusses Hurricane Harvey and the government's response.

    Former FEMA Director Michael Brown

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Journalist and Author John Nichols

    Tavis Smiley

    Journalist and Author John Nichols

    The journalist and author discusses his latest book Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse.The jour

    Journalist and Author John Nichols

    Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Rapper Vic Mensa

    Tavis Smiley

    Rapper Vic Mensa

    The rapper and activist discusses his influences and latest album, The Autobiography.

    Rapper Vic Mensa

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    Tavis Smiley

    John Paul DeJoria

    The entrepreneur discusses the documentary about his life titled, Good Fortune.

    John Paul DeJoria

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    Tavis Smiley

    Sheriff Greg Champagne

    Sheriff Greg Champagne discusses early childhood education.

    Sheriff Greg Champagne

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