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  • Emmy-nominated actress Laura Dern

    The award-winning actress opens up about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 18, 2013
    Emmy-nominated actress Laura Dern
    26:42
    September 18, 2013
  • Singer-songwriter Raheem DeVaughn

    Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter comments on whether the industry is ready for message music and explains why he titled his new project “Love and War: MasterPeace.”

    12:00
    Air Date: April 16, 2010
    Singer-songwriter Raheem DeVaughn
    12:00
    April 16, 2010
  • Actress Loretta Devine

    Award-winning actress Loretta Devine, one of the original “Dreamgirls,” talks about her newest feature release, Jumping the Broom.

    12:12
    Air Date: May 4, 2011
    Actress Loretta Devine
    12:12
    May 4, 2011
  • 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
    24:22
    May 27, 2013
  • 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
    10:59
    February 27, 2012
  • 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
    26:42
    October 4, 2013
  • 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
    11:54
    September 2, 2013
  • 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
    11:06
    November 9, 2010
  • 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
    24:07
    April 16, 2012
  • 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
    24:24
    April 17, 2012
  • 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
    24:06
    November 1, 2011
  • 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
    23:32
    May 21, 2010
  • 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
    14:15
    February 11, 2013
  • 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
    24:36
    April 24, 2012
  • 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
    26:36
    October 16, 2012
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