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Tavis Smiley

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his new text, "The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement."

Episodes of Tavis Smiley1187

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge

Tavis Smiley

Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge

Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge is currently the Chairman of Ridge Global.

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Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge

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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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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

25:35

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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 Former Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Tavis Smiley

Former Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Emilio T. González Ph.D. served as Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

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Former Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

12:00

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Tavis Smiley

Professor & Journalist Roberto Suro

Roberto Suro holds a joint appointment as a professor

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Professor & Journalist Roberto Suro

12:10

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Chief Counsel & Policy Director of the Judicial Crisis Netwo

Tavis Smiley

Chief Counsel & Policy Director of the Judicial Crisis Netwo

Carrie Severino is chief counsel and policy director of the Judicial Crisis Network.

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Chief Counsel & Policy Director of the Judicial Crisis Netwo

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Tavis Smiley

Economist Peter Morici

Professor Peter Morici is a recognized expert on economic policy

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Economist Peter Morici

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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.

13:28

Mother of Gavin Long, Corine Woodley, pt. 2

13:28

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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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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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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