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  • “MLK: A Call to Conscience” – Part 1

    This installment of the primetime special Tavis Smiley Reports examines the forgotten agenda of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    23:13
    Air Date: August 25, 2011
    “MLK: A Call to Conscience” – Part 1
    August 25, 2011 | 23:13
  • “MLK: A Call to Conscience” – Part 2

    Tavis continues his conversations with some of Dr. King’s friends and with scholars who study his legacy.

    23:21
    Air Date: August 26, 2011
    “MLK: A Call to Conscience” – Part 2
    August 26, 2011 | 23:21
  • “MLK: A Call to Conscience” Part One

    We begin the first of two special nights that examine Dr. King’s call for an end to foreign wars and commitment to economic justice.

    26:36
    Air Date: January 20, 2014
    “MLK: A Call to Conscience” Part One
    January 20, 2014 | 26:36
  • “MLK: A Call to Conscience” Part Two

    The celebration of Dr. King’s legacy concludes with an analysis of his stand against the Vietnam War and the growing economic divide that threatened U.S. stability.

    26:36
    Air Date: January 21, 2014
    “MLK: A Call to Conscience” Part Two
    January 21, 2014 | 26:36
  • Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren

    Massachusetts’ senior senator discusses why she’s taken on the issue of soaring student debt and unpacks her latest text, A Fighting Chance.

    12:20
    Air Date: May 22, 2014
    Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren
    May 22, 2014 | 12:20
  • Celebrating 2,000 Shows on PBS

    We celebrate our landmark 2,000th show on PBS with highlights from some of our enlightening, encouraging and empowering conversations over the past 10 years.

    26:46
    Air Date: May 24, 2013
    Celebrating 2,000 Shows on PBS
    May 24, 2013 | 26:46
  • 2010 Emmy Winners

    Highlights of conversations with some of the 2010 Emmy winners.

    21:42
    Air Date: September 3, 2010
    2010 Emmy Winners
    September 3, 2010 | 21:42
  • 2014 Oscar Highlights

    On the eve of the 2014 Oscars ceremony, we look at some of the nominated projects and revisit highlights of conversations with several of the nominees for this year’s golden statuette.

    26:37
    Air Date: February 28, 2014
    2014 Oscar Highlights
    February 28, 2014 | 26:37
  • Jazz saxophonist Mindi Abair

    Jazz musician explains the challenges of being a female saxophonist and talks about her new release.

    10:25
    Air Date: June 29, 2010
    Jazz saxophonist Mindi Abair
    June 29, 2010 | 10:25
  • Actor Barkhad Abdi

    The first-time actor shares his thoughts about being on many best supporting actor lists for his performance in the film, Captain Phillips.

    12:06
    Air Date: January 14, 2014
    Actor Barkhad Abdi
    January 14, 2014 | 12:06
  • NBA great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    NBA great talks about his latest project, On the Shoulders of Giants, and how his love of history has led to a new career.

    13:21
    Air Date: March 7, 2011
    NBA great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    March 7, 2011 | 13:21
  • Architect Hitoshi Abe

    Internationally acclaimed architect and educator explains why one can’t really prepare for the kind of devastation that his native Sendai, Japan encountered.

    9:52
    Air Date: March 22, 2011
    Architect Hitoshi Abe
    March 22, 2011 | 9:52
  • Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1

    In part 1 of a two-part conversation, the former lobbyist shares his thoughts on being referred to as an “orthodox Robin Hood” and discusses the conflicting feedback he’s receiving for writing his book, Capitol Punishment.

    24:19
    Air Date: April 3, 2012
    Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1
    April 3, 2012 | 24:19
  • Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2

    In part two of his conversation with Tavis, the former lobbyist and author of Capitol Punishment explains what leads to corruption in politicians and the revolving door on Washington’s K Street.

    24:41
    Air Date: April 4, 2012
    Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2
    April 4, 2012 | 24:41
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