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  • Actress Gina Torres

    The stage, film and TV actress catches us up on her latest projects, including the legal drama, Suits, on the USA Network.

    10:22
    Air Date: September 6, 2013
    Actress Gina Torres
    September 6, 2013 | 10:22
  • Disability rights activist Ben Foss

    The successful entrepreneur and prominent disability rights leader explains how best to think of dyslexia.

    12:59
    Air Date: September 6, 2013
    Disability rights activist Ben Foss
    September 6, 2013 | 12:59
  • Earth, Wind & Fire

    Three of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band’s founding members—Ralph Johnson, Philip Bailey and Verdine White—talk about working on their first studio project together in eight years.

    24:10
    Air Date: September 5, 2013
    Earth, Wind & Fire
    September 5, 2013 | 24:10
  • Writer Terry McMillan

    The best-selling author, whose work changed publishing and film, describes the premise of her latest novel, Who Asked You?

    24:15
    Air Date: September 4, 2013
    Writer Terry McMillan
    September 4, 2013 | 24:15
  • Australian actress Toni Collette

    The Oscar-nominated actress discusses her highly anticipated fall TV series, Hostages, and her film, The Way, Way Back.

    10:55
    Air Date: September 3, 2013
    Australian actress Toni Collette
    September 3, 2013 | 10:55
  • Richard Haass, CFR president

    The longtime diplomat and president of the nonpartisan Council on Foreign Relations think tank assesses the situation in Syria.

    13:20
    Air Date: September 3, 2013
    Richard Haass, CFR president
    September 3, 2013 | 13:20
  • Jazz musician Charlie Haden

    The legendary jazz bassist reflects on his 50-year music career that’s still going strong and the jazz studies program that he founded.

    12:18
    Air Date: September 2, 2013
    Jazz musician Charlie Haden
    September 2, 2013 | 12:18
  • 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
  • Jazz saxophonist Wayne Shorter

    The gifted, multiple Grammy winner explains why he’s celebrating his milestone birthday with new music.

    26:42
    Air Date: August 30, 2013
    Jazz saxophonist Wayne Shorter
    August 30, 2013 | 26:42
  • Trumpeter-composer Chris Botti

    The accomplished musician talks about winning a Grammy this year for his CD, “Impressions,” and his versatility in both jazz and pop.

    13:49
    Air Date: August 29, 2013
    Trumpeter-composer Chris Botti
    August 29, 2013 | 13:49
  • Educator Rafe Esquith

    An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers.

    10:19
    Air Date: August 29, 2013
    Educator Rafe Esquith
    August 29, 2013 | 10:19
  • The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Martin Luther King III & Rev. Bernice A. King

    Two of Dr. King’s three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

    16:34
    Air Date: August 28, 2013
    The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Martin Luther King III & Rev. Bernice A. King
    August 28, 2013 | 16:34
  • The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Historian Clayborne Carson

    Carson reflects on the 1963 march—his first demonstration—and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    7:13
    Air Date: August 28, 2013
    The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Historian Clayborne Carson
    August 28, 2013 | 7:13
  • The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Marian Wright Edelman & Dr. Mary Frances Berry

    Two longtime activists—the Children’s Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair—discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

    13:50
    Air Date: August 27, 2013
    The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Marian Wright Edelman & Dr. Mary Frances Berry
    August 27, 2013 | 13:50