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Tavis Smiley

Director Mira Nair

Video duration: 26:46Video has closed captioning.

One of few women of color to break through the ranks as a major motion picture director, Nair describes her new film, which tackles issues of nationalism and identity in a post-9-11 world.

Episodes of Tavis Smiley1291

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley John Mack, Michael Woo, Gil Garcetti and Karen Bass

Tavis Smiley

John Mack, Michael Woo, Gil Garcetti and Karen Bass

The former civic leaders and representative discuss the 25th anniversary of the L.A. Riots

23:28

John Mack, Michael Woo, Gil Garcetti and Karen Bass

23:28

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Tavis Smiley

Former Federal Election Commission Chair Ann Ravel

The former Federal Election Commission Chair discusses campaign finance and enforcement.

23:53

Former Federal Election Commission Chair Ann Ravel

23:53

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Investigative Journalist and Author Jane Mayer

Tavis Smiley

Investigative Journalist and Author Jane Mayer

The investigative journalist and author discusses her book Dark Money

23:50

Investigative Journalist and Author Jane Mayer

23:50

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Tavis Smiley

Author and Editor-At-Large Gary Younge

The author and editor-at-large discusses the interim French presidential election.

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Author and Editor-At-Large Gary Younge

23:56

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Clips of Tavis Smiley589

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress Felicity Huffman

Tavis Smiley

Actress Felicity Huffman

The actress discusses her starring role in ABC's acclaimed drama American Crime.

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Actress Felicity Huffman

12:05

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Tavis Smiley

Author and Activist Stacey Patton

The author discusses her book Spare the Kids.

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Author and Activist Stacey Patton

12:01

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Tavis Smiley

Singer-Author Julian Lennon

The author discusses his children's book "Touch the Earth".

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Singer-Author Julian Lennon

11:21

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Pediatrician-Public Health Advocate Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

Tavis Smiley

Pediatrician-Public Health Advocate Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

The pediatrician and public health advocate discusses the Flint, Michigan water crisis.

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Pediatrician-Public Health Advocate Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

12:47

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Singer-Songwriter Sampha Performs

Tavis Smiley

Singer-Songwriter Sampha Performs

The Singer-Songwriter performs "Plastic 100°C".

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Singer-Songwriter Sampha Performs

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Tavis Smiley

Writer-Director John Ridley

The writer and director discusses his latest projects and the L.A. Riots 25 years later.

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Writer-Director John Ridley

19:44

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Actress Maggie Siff

Tavis Smiley

Actress Maggie Siff

The actress discusses her role on Season Two of Billions on Showtime.

11:05

Actress Maggie Siff

11:05

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Professor and Author James Forman, Jr.

Tavis Smiley

Professor and Author James Forman, Jr.

The professor and author discusses his book, Locking Up Our Own.

12:52

Professor and Author James Forman, Jr.

12:52

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Previews of Tavis Smiley9

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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Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley Generic :20

Generic promo, 20 seconds

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Tavis Smiley Generic :20

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Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley Generic :30

Generic promo 30 seconds

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Tavis Smiley Generic :30

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