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Tavis Smiley

King of Otuam Peggielene Bartels

Video duration: 24:26

The King of Otuam, Ghana and co-author of King Peggy discusses the changes she's made to her home village since becoming its first female ruler and shares the impact she's had on young girls.

Episodes of Tavis Smiley1195

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Civil Rights Lawyer Conne Rice & Professor Robin D. G. K

Tavis Smiley

Civil Rights Lawyer Conne Rice & Professor Robin D. G. K

Connie Rice, one of the most influential lawyers; Robin D. G. Kelley, professor, UCLA.

22:39

Civil Rights Lawyer Conne Rice & Professor Robin D. G. K

22:39

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Protection Not Protest: The People of Standing Rock

Tavis Smiley

Protection Not Protest: The People of Standing Rock

Protests at the pipeline site in North Dakota began in the spring of 2016.

23:22

Protection Not Protest: The People of Standing Rock

23:22

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Comedian & author Kathy Griffin

Tavis Smiley

Comedian & author Kathy Griffin

Two-time Emmy and Grammy award-winning comedian Kathy Griffin

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Comedian & author Kathy Griffin

24:13

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress Kathy Bates

Tavis Smiley

Actress Kathy Bates

Honored for her work, Kathy Bates is an undeniable force on stage, screen and television.

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Actress Kathy Bates

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Clips of Tavis Smiley537

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Jazz Pianist Joey Alexander Performance

Tavis Smiley

Jazz Pianist Joey Alexander Performance

A native of Bali, Joey Alexander taught himself to play piano by listening to jazz albums.

3:59

Jazz Pianist Joey Alexander Performance

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Sportscaster & Author Joe Buck

Tavis Smiley

Sportscaster & Author Joe Buck

Joe Buck is an American sportscaster and the son of famed sportscaster Jack Buck.

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Sportscaster & Author Joe Buck

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Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress Thandie Newton

Tavis Smiley

Actress Thandie Newton

Thandie Newton is an currently starring in WESTWORLD.

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Actress Thandie Newton

12:22

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Tavis Smiley

Singer Jordan Smith

Jordan Smith stands out as the highest-selling artist from a reality singing competition.

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Singer Jordan Smith

11:51

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Tavis Smiley

Author & Philosopher, Peter Singer

Princeton professor Peter Singer has been described as a controversial modern thinker.

11:54

Author & Philosopher, Peter Singer

11:54

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Comedian & Author Phoebe Robinson

Tavis Smiley

Comedian & Author Phoebe Robinson

Phoebe Robinson is a comedian, writer, actor, and co-host of “2 Dope Queens” 

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Comedian & Author Phoebe Robinson

12:24

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley  Filmmakers Kenneth Braswell & Nzinga Braswell

Tavis Smiley

Filmmakers Kenneth Braswell & Nzinga Braswell

Kenneth Braswell producer of "A Queen's Discovery" a documentary featuring Nzinga Braswell

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Filmmakers Kenneth Braswell & Nzinga Braswell

12:21

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress & Director Meg Ryan

Tavis Smiley

Actress & Director Meg Ryan

Meg Ryan’s comedic appeal was first recognized in "When Harry Met Sally."

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Actress & Director Meg Ryan

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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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