- Author Rev. Earl A. Smith
The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book Death Row Chaplain.Author Rev. Earl A. Smith
- Gun Safety Advocate Richard Martinez
The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA.Gun Safety Advocate Richard Martinez
- Actress Susan Sarandon & Filmmaker Jack Henry Robbins
The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.Actress Susan Sarandon & Filmmaker Jack Henry Robbins
- Council on Foreign Relations Pres. Richard N. Haass, Ph.D.
The President of the Council on Foreign Relations discusses the current state of American foreign policy, and elaborates on his assessment that we are currently in an “era of disorder.”Council on Foreign Relations Pres. Richard N. Haass, Ph.D.
- Pianist/Composer Vijay Iyer
Hailed as “one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today,” the Grammy-nominated composer-pianist discusses his new album, Break Stuff.Pianist/Composer Vijay Iyer
- Presidential Candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders
The Independent senator from Vermont shares his vision for the country, and discusses his Democratic presidential bid.Presidential Candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders
- Musician Boz Scaggs
The Grammy-winning singer and guitarist reflects on his career, and talks about his new blues album, “A Fool To Care.”Musician Boz Scaggs
- Co-Authors Patricia & Alana Raybon
As Mother’s Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace.Co-Authors Patricia & Alana Raybon
- Attorney/Author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr.
The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy.Attorney/Author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr.
- Actress/Author Mariel Hemingway
The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, Out Came the Sun and Invisible Girl.Actress/Author Mariel Hemingway
- Author Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D.
The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans.Author Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D.
- Author Greg Iles
The bestselling author discusses his highly anticipated new novel The Bone Tree, the latest entry into his “Southern Gothic Trilogy.”Author Greg Iles
- The Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden & Kelly Thornton Smith
Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden, Founder and Chair of the nonprofit Friends of the Dalai Lama, and Kelly Thornton Smith, the Founder and Board Chair for the Center for Living Peace discuss the coming visit of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who is turning 80 this year.The Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden & Kelly Thornton Smith
- Fmr. White House Press Secretary Dana Perino
The former White House Press Secretary for President George W. Bush discusses her new memoir, And the Good News Is… Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side.Fmr. White House Press Secretary Dana Perino