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  • Writer Miriam Pawel

    The Pulitzer Prize winner explains her interest in the charismatic leader about whom she writes in her latest text, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez.

    Air Date: March 28, 2014
    Writer Miriam Pawel
    March 28, 2014
  • Human trafficking survivor-activist Shyima Hall

    Now a U.S. citizen, the former child slave opens up about her harrowing real-life story, as detailed in her book, Hidden Girl, and her subsequent life in the U.S.

    Air Date: March 27, 2014
    Human trafficking survivor-activist Shyima Hall
    March 27, 2014
  • Singer-songwriter Ledisi

    The songstress who’s been called one of the best soul singers of her generation comments on her “favorite album ever.”

    Air Date: March 26, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Ledisi
    March 26, 2014
  • Filmmaker Errol Morris

    The award-winning filmmaker previews his documentary, The Unknown Known, about Donald Rumsfeld, one of the principal architects of the Iraq War.

    Air Date: March 26, 2014
    Filmmaker Errol Morris
    March 26, 2014
  • Musician Benmont Tench

    One of music’s great session men talks about segueing to frontman with his debut solo album, “You Should Be So Lucky.”

    Air Date: March 25, 2014
    Musician Benmont Tench
    March 25, 2014
  • Public policy professor Robert Reich

    The former U.S. labor secretary and one of America’s leading experts on work shares his thoughts on the state of the U.S. economy.

    Air Date: March 25, 2014
    Public policy professor Robert Reich
    March 25, 2014
  • Actors Dulé Hill & James Roday

    Hill and Roday reflect on the end of their long-running series, Psych—a show that helped to put the once-fledgling USA Network on the map.

    Air Date: March 24, 2014
    Actors Dulé Hill & James Roday
    March 24, 2014
  • Foreign policy expert Bruce Jones

    The international relations scholar and author of Still Ours to Lead assesses America’s ability to shape international policy.

    Air Date: March 24, 2014
    Foreign policy expert Bruce Jones
    March 24, 2014
  • Comedian-actor Tim Conway

    Long regarded as one of the funniest comedians around, Conway recounts stories from his inspiring memoir, What’s So Funny?

    Air Date: March 21, 2014
    Comedian-actor Tim Conway
    March 21, 2014
  • Singer-songwriter Martina McBride

    The four-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she’s charting new territory on her latest CD, “Everlasting.”

    Air Date: March 20, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Martina McBride
    March 20, 2014
  • African American history scholar Dr. Peniel E. Joseph

    The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael.

    Air Date: March 20, 2014
    African American history scholar Dr. Peniel E. Joseph
    March 20, 2014
  • Comedian-actor-writer Greg Edwards

    The host of the critically-acclaimed Thug Notes web series shares the backstory of “Sparky Sweets, PhD” and the series as an educational tool.

    Air Date: March 19, 2014
    Comedian-actor-writer Greg Edwards
    March 19, 2014
  • Journalist Elizabeth Kolbert

    The award-winning journalist unpacks her new text on the state of our planet, The Sixth Extinction.

    Air Date: March 19, 2014
    Journalist Elizabeth Kolbert
    March 19, 2014
  • Barry Manilow & Bruce Sussman

    The longtime collaborators talk about their newest project, the musical production, Harmony.

    Air Date: March 18, 2014
    Barry Manilow & Bruce Sussman
    March 18, 2014