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  • Scientist Jared Diamond

    The provocative best-selling author unpacks his new text, the intensely debated The World Until Yesterday.

    24:22
    Air Date: May 27, 2013
    Scientist Jared Diamond
    May 27, 2013 | 24:22
  • Democratic strategist Debbie Dingell

    The Democratic strategist and D2 Strategies president discusses Mitt Romney’s chances in Michigan, the GOP presidential primary season and the impact of money on politics.

    10:59
    Air Date: February 27, 2012
    Democratic strategist Debbie Dingell
    February 27, 2012 | 10:59
  • Former NYC mayor David Dinkins

    The first African American mayor in New York City history, Dinkins reflects on navigating big-city politics.

    26:42
    Air Date: October 4, 2013
    Former NYC mayor David Dinkins
    October 4, 2013 | 26:42
  • Sociologist Nancy DiTomaso

    A vice dean at Rutgers Business School, DiTomaso shares her conclusions of 12 years of research into the causes of minority unemployment.

    11:54
    Air Date: September 2, 2013
    Sociologist Nancy DiTomaso
    September 2, 2013 | 11:54
  • Author George Dohrmann

    Pulitzer Prize-winning sports writer explains why he feels the world of youth basketball is an exploitative and lawless society.

    11:06
    Air Date: November 9, 2010
    Author George Dohrmann
    November 9, 2010 | 11:06
  • Phil Donahue, Part 1

    The dean of the TV talk show genre turns the tables and questions Tavis—and Dr. Cornel West—about the new book, The Rich & the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto.

    24:07
    Air Date: April 16, 2012
    Phil Donahue, Part 1
    April 16, 2012 | 24:07
  • Phil Donahue, Part 2

    Turning over his host seat to the dean of the TV talk show genre, Tavis and Dr. Cornel West explain their new text The Rich & the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto.

    24:24
    Air Date: April 17, 2012
    Phil Donahue, Part 2
    April 17, 2012 | 24:24
  • Novelist-playwright Ariel Dorfman

    The acclaimed Chilean novelist, playwright and human rights activist shares a fascinating passage from his new memoir Feeding on Dreams: Confessions of an Unrepentant Exile.

    24:06
    Air Date: November 1, 2011
    Novelist-playwright Ariel Dorfman
    November 1, 2011 | 24:06
  • Actor Michael Douglas

    Oscar-winning actor-producer talks about getting older in Hollywood, whether there’s an advantage to being a second generation star, his new films and weighs in on the state of the union.

    23:32
    Air Date: May 21, 2010
    Actor Michael Douglas
    May 21, 2010 | 23:32
  • Filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper

    The veteran ad exec-turned-filmmaker explains the story behind her award-winning documentary, Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution.

    14:15
    Air Date: February 11, 2013
    Filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper
    February 11, 2013 | 14:15
  • Writer Robert Draper

    The best-selling author explains the inspiration behind the title of his new book, Do Not Ask What Good We Do, comments on whether the media has an impact on Congress and shares his thoughts on this year’s “freshman class” on Capitol Hill.

    24:36
    Air Date: April 24, 2012
    Writer Robert Draper
    April 24, 2012 | 24:36
  • Author Peter Dreier

    The politics professor examines the role of social justice issues in the presidential campaign and discusses his text, The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century.

    26:36
    Air Date: October 16, 2012
    Author Peter Dreier
    October 16, 2012 | 26:36
  • Actor Richard Dreyfuss

    Oscar-winning actor explains the impact of his profession on his activism and discusses his new film, The Lightkeepers, as a metaphor for the U.S.

    23:14
    Air Date: May 7, 2010
    Actor Richard Dreyfuss
    May 7, 2010 | 23:14
  • Best-selling author Stephen Dubner

    Freakonomics co-author explains the concept that correlation does not equal causation.

    9:00
    Air Date: October 8, 2010
    Best-selling author Stephen Dubner
    October 8, 2010 | 9:00