- 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.
- Oscar HighlightsOscar Highlights
Tavis revisits highlights of his conversations with several of this year’s Oscar nominees.
- King of Otuam Peggielene BartelsKing of Otuam Peggielene Bartels
The King of Otuam, Ghana and co-author of King Peggy discusses the changes she’s made to her home village since becoming its first female ruler and shares the impact she’s had on young girls.
- Actor-musician Steve MartinActor-musician Steve Martin
The multitalented comedian-actor-musician and author of The Ten, Make That Nine, Habits of Very Organized People. Make That Ten. explains what, artistically, he gets out of using Twitter and plays a tune from his Grammy-nominated bluegrass CD, “Rare Bird Alert.”
- Actor Don CheadleActor Don Cheadle
The co-exec producer of and actor in Showtime’s House of Lies shares what it’s like to play a character that was not written explicitly for a Black man.
- Writer Thomas FrankWriter Thomas Frank
The social critic, out with the new book Pity the Billionaire, discusses the Tea Party movement and which way the pendulum is swinging in the Republican Party.
- Former ad exec Charlotte BeersFormer ad exec Charlotte Beers
The history-making former ad exec and author of I’d Rather Be in Charge explains why she doesn’t believe there’s a conspiracy by men to hold women back in the workplace and shares how women navigate relationships at home versus work.
- Writer Pico IyerWriter Pico Iyer
The award-winning author of The Man Within My Head discusses the character that has haunted him over the years.
- Musician-actor Steven Van ZandtMusician-actor Steven Van Zandt
The musician-actor and writer, exec producer and star of Lilyhammer shares how his series became the first original show on Netflix.
- Filmmaker Lucy WalkerFilmmaker Lucy Walker
The two-time Oscar nominee discusses her latest project, The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom, and recounts her experience in Japan a few weeks after that country’s earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster.
- Filmmaker Robin FrydayFilmmaker Robin Fryday
The first-time filmmaker, whose debut film—the documentary-short The Barber of Birmingham: Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement—has garnered an Academy Award nod, shares the powerful story of her project’s subject, James Armstrong.
- R&B artist Anthony HamiltonR&B artist Anthony Hamilton
The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter reflects on what it was like working with powerhouse producer Babyface and the advantages and disadvantages of “crossing over” musically.
- Political reporter Jonathan MartinPolitical reporter Jonathan Martin
POLITICO’s senior political reporter examines the “topsy-turvy” GOP presidential primary season.
- Journalist Thomas B. EdsallJournalist Thomas B. Edsall
The veteran journalist discusses his new book, The Age of Austerity, and explains how austerity has become “a great political tool.”
- Personal finance expert Suze OrmanPersonal finance expert Suze Orman
The Emmy-winning TV show host and best-selling author shares why she feels the credit scoring system is “broken” and discusses women in poverty.