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Tavis Smiley

Writer Clay Risen

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The acclaimed author unpacks his text on the single most important piece of legislation passed by Congress in American history—the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Episodes of Tavis Smiley1172

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

Tavis Smiley

President of MALDEF Thomas A. Saenz

Thomas A. Saenz returned to MALDEF as president and general counsel

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President of MALDEF Thomas A. Saenz

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Tavis Smiley

One Great Idea Tour: SO CAL PBS

Dr. Clive Svendsen, Dr. Howard Federoff, Adrienne Shapiro

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One Great Idea Tour: SO CAL PBS

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Tavis Smiley

One Great Idea Tour: Boston

L’Merchie Frazier, Brendan Little, Shaw Pong Liu, Sergeant Gino Provenzano

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One Great Idea Tour: Boston

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Tavis Smiley

One Great Idea Tour: Milwaukee

Dr. Vicki Martin, Kristen Gies, El-Amin Abdullah

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One Great Idea Tour: Milwaukee

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Clips of Tavis Smiley535

Video thumbnail: Tavis Smiley Poet Shihan Van Clief

Tavis Smiley

Poet Shihan Van Clief

Shihan Van Clief is the only poet to have a poem named "download of the week" on iTunes.

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Poet Shihan Van Clief

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Tavis Smiley

Tribute to Prince Part 1 : Conversation

Prince was among the most talented musicians of his generation

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Tribute to Prince Part 1 : Conversation

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Tavis Smiley

Tribute to Prince Part 1 : Performance

Prince was among the most talented musicians of his generation

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Tribute to Prince Part 1 : Performance

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Tavis Smiley

Author Shaka Senghor

Shaka Senghor is a criminal justice reform activist and author

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Author Shaka Senghor

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Tavis Smiley

Filmmaker Robert Greenwald

Robert Greenwald is the founder and president of Brave New Films (BNF)

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Filmmaker Robert Greenwald

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Tavis Smiley

Musician Ben Harper

Singer-songwriter Ben Harper creates music that blends an assortment of styles

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Musician Ben Harper

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Tavis Smiley

Professor & Author Viet Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen was born in Vietnam and he is a professor at USC

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Professor & Author Viet Nguyen

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Tavis Smiley

Poet & Author Reginald Dwayne Betts

Reginald Dwayne Betts is a poet and memoirist and the author of three books

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Poet & Author Reginald Dwayne Betts

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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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