- Emmy-nominated actress Laura DernEmmy-nominated actress Laura Dern
The award-winning actress opens up about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.
- Singer-songwriter Raheem DeVaughnSinger-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.”
- Actress Loretta DevineActress Loretta Devine
Award-winning actress Loretta Devine, one of the original “Dreamgirls,” talks about her newest feature release, Jumping the Broom.
- Scientist Jared DiamondScientist Jared Diamond
The provocative best-selling author unpacks his new text, the intensely debated The World Until Yesterday.
- Democratic strategist Debbie DingellDemocratic 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.
- Former NYC mayor David DinkinsFormer NYC mayor David Dinkins
The first African American mayor in New York City history, Dinkins reflects on navigating big-city politics.
- Sociologist Nancy DiTomasoSociologist Nancy DiTomaso
A vice dean at Rutgers Business School, DiTomaso shares her conclusions of 12 years of research into the causes of minority unemployment.
- Author George DohrmannAuthor George Dohrmann
Pulitzer Prize-winning sports writer explains why he feels the world of youth basketball is an exploitative and lawless society.
- Phil Donahue, Part 1Phil 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.
- Phil Donahue, Part 2Phil 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.
- Novelist-playwright Ariel DorfmanNovelist-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.
- Actor Michael DouglasActor 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.
- Filmmaker Deborah Riley DraperFilmmaker Deborah Riley Draper
The veteran ad exec-turned-filmmaker explains the story behind her award-winning documentary, Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution.
- Writer Robert DraperWriter 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.
- Author Peter DreierAuthor 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.