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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley 2017 Oscar Preview

Tavis Smiley

2017 Oscar Preview

We revisit highlights of conversations with the "Class of 2016" Academy Award nominees.

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2017 Oscar Preview

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Authors Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin

Tavis Smiley

Authors Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin

Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin are transforming family tragedy into social change.

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Authors Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Architect Frank Gehry

Tavis Smiley

Architect Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry is a Pritzker Prize-winning architect.

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Architect Frank Gehry

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader

Tavis Smiley

Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader

Consumer advocate, Ralph Nader has been cited as an influential figure in American history

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Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actor; Author Eric Braeden

Tavis Smiley

Actor; Author Eric Braeden

Actor Eric Braeden is most known for starring on CBS soap "The Young and the Restless." 

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Actor; Author Eric Braeden

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Author; Research Professor Diane Ravitch

Tavis Smiley

Author; Research Professor Diane Ravitch

Diane Ravitch was Assistant Secretary of Education 

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Author; Research Professor Diane Ravitch

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actor; Producer David Oyelowo

Tavis Smiley

Actor; Producer David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo is a multiple Golden Globe and Emmy nominated actor and producer.

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Actor; Producer David Oyelowo

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Tribute to Musician: Singer Al Jarreau

Tavis Smiley

Tribute to Musician: Singer Al Jarreau

Grammy winner Al Jarreau has won Recording Academy's highest honor in jazz, pop and R&B

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Tribute to Musician: Singer Al Jarreau

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Jacobin Editor Bhaskar Sunkara

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Jacobin Editor Bhaskar Sunkara

Bhaskar Sunkara is an American political writer, editor, publisher of Jacobin magazine

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Jacobin Editor Bhaskar Sunkara

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Tavis Smiley

Author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Michael Eric Dyson is one of America’s premier public intellectuals.

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Author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Dir., Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch Lori Wallach

Tavis Smiley

Dir., Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch Lori Wallach

Lori M. Wallach has been director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch since 1995. 

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Dir., Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch Lori Wallach

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Professor of Cognitive Science, George Lakoff

Tavis Smiley

Professor of Cognitive Science, George Lakoff

George Lakoff is an author, linguist and cognitive scientist.

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Professor of Cognitive Science, George Lakoff

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Filmmaker Raoul Peck

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Filmmaker Raoul Peck

Raoul Peck’s current film "I Am Not Your Negro" reveals the final book by James Baldwin.

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Filmmaker Raoul Peck

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Director Barry Jenkins

Tavis Smiley

Director Barry Jenkins

Filmmaker Barry Jenkins directed and wrote the drama Moonlight.

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Director Barry Jenkins

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actor Dick Van Dyke

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Actor Dick Van Dyke

Dick Van Dyke starred in Mary Poppins and The Dick Van Dyke Show among many other project

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Actor Dick Van Dyke

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley President of MALDEF Thomas A. Saenz

Tavis Smiley

President of MALDEF Thomas A. Saenz

Thomas A. Saenz is a civil rights attorney and President and General Counsel of MALDEF

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President of MALDEF Thomas A. Saenz

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Violinist & Conductor Itzhak Perlman

Tavis Smiley

Violinist & Conductor Itzhak Perlman

Violinist, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician.

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Violinist & Conductor Itzhak Perlman

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actor Matthew McConaughey

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Actor Matthew McConaughey

Texas native Matthew McConaughey is one of Hollywood’s most sought-after leading men.

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Actor Matthew McConaughey

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Author & Speaker Charles Eisenstein

Tavis Smiley

Author & Speaker Charles Eisenstein

Charles Eisenstein is a de-growth activist, teacher, speaker, and writer

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Author & Speaker Charles Eisenstein

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley President, NAACP Cornell William Brooks

Tavis Smiley

President, NAACP Cornell William Brooks

Cornell William Brooks is the president and CEO of the NAACP.

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President, NAACP Cornell William Brooks

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Professor & Author Robert Kuttner

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Professor & Author Robert Kuttner

Progressive scholar Robert Kuttner is a professor at Brandeis University.

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Professor & Author Robert Kuttner

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley U.S. Senator Cory Booker

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U.S. Senator Cory Booker

Cory Booker is a democratic U.S. Senator serving New Jersey since 2013.

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U.S. Senator Cory Booker

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Co-managing Editor, John Heilemann

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Co-managing Editor, John Heilemann

John Heilemann is Co-managing Editor of Bloomberg Politics.

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Co-managing Editor, John Heilemann

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actor Mykelti Williamson

Tavis Smiley

Actor Mykelti Williamson

Mykelti Williamson is an American actor.

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Actor Mykelti Williamson

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