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Tavis Smiley

The Poverty Tour Part 1

Video duration: 22:22

Tavis begins this week of shows on poverty in the US with a theme of Suffering to Speak in which he and Princeton professor Dr Cornel West explain why they felt it was important to embark upon their 11 city 11 state Poverty Tour this past summer

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Political Correspondent Adam Nagourney

Tavis Smiley

Political Correspondent Adam Nagourney

Adam Nagourney served as The New York Times' chief national political correspondent

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Political Correspondent Adam Nagourney

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley

Tavis Smiley

Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley

In an exclusive, Tavis speaks with the mother of Gavin Long.

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Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley

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Tavis Smiley

Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader

consumer advocate, political activist and lawyer, Ralph Nader

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Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Author & Journalist Richard Clarke

Tavis Smiley

Author & Journalist Richard Clarke

Richard Clarke served thirty years in the U.S. government

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Author & Journalist Richard Clarke

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Democratic delegates Carolyn & Dallas Fowler

Tavis Smiley

Democratic delegates Carolyn & Dallas Fowler

Carolyn Fowler, Managing Partner; Dallas Fowler is Principal of Daltek Global Solutions

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Democratic delegates Carolyn & Dallas Fowler

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley, pt. 2

Tavis Smiley

Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley, pt. 2

In an exclusive, Tavis speaks with the mother of Gavin Long.

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Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley, pt. 2

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis

Tavis Smiley

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis

Hilda Solis was the Secretary of Labor from 2009 to 2013

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Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez

Tavis Smiley

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez

Thomas E. Perez, the nation's 26th secretary of labor.

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U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez

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Tavis Smiley

Author Joshua Cooper Ramo

Joshua Cooper Ramo is managing director of Kissinger Associates

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Author Joshua Cooper Ramo

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Author & political correspondent Jay Newton-Small

Tavis Smiley

Author & political correspondent Jay Newton-Small

Jay Newton-Small is political correspondent for TIME magazine

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Author & political correspondent Jay Newton-Small

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Satirist & columnist Bassem Youssef

Tavis Smiley

Satirist & columnist Bassem Youssef

Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef, a former surgeon grew to prominence on satirical news

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Satirist & columnist Bassem Youssef

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress Jane Lynch

Tavis Smiley

Actress Jane Lynch

Jane Lynch is best known for her recurring role on the FOX musical series, GleeJane Lynch

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Actress Jane Lynch

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Education Under Arrest - Preview

Tavis Smiley

Education Under Arrest - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Education Under Arrest - Preview

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Tavis Smiley

"Education Under Arrest" Promo

Tavis presents a narrative of the frontlines of reform in juvenile justice.

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"Education Under Arrest" Promo

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Too Important to Fail - Preview

Tavis Smiley

Too Important to Fail - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Too Important to Fail - Preview

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Tavis Smiley Reports Preview

Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley Reports Preview

Tavis previews next week's primetime special:TavisSmileyReports, "Too Important to Fail."

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Tavis Smiley Reports Preview

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