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  • The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza

    The managing editor of The Washington Post‘s online politics coverage assesses this year’s election.

    12:20
    Air Date: September 26, 2012
    The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza
    September 26, 2012 | 12:20
  • Singer-songwriter-activist Wyclef Jean

    The multiplatinum-selling artist discusses his memoir, Purpose: An Immigrant’s Story, and his love for his native Haiti.

    23:55
    Air Date: September 25, 2012
    Singer-songwriter-activist Wyclef Jean
    September 25, 2012 | 23:55
  • Author Salman Rushdie

    The award-winning novelist recounts his experience in hiding due to a death threat, as detailed in his memoir, Joseph Anton.

    24:11
    Air Date: September 24, 2012
    Author Salman Rushdie
    September 24, 2012 | 24:11
  • Actress-author Jamie Lee Curtis

    The actress-author explains the premise of her 10th children’s book, My Brave Year of Firsts.

    24:10
    Air Date: September 21, 2012
    Actress-author Jamie Lee Curtis
    September 21, 2012 | 24:10
  • Actor-activist Richard Gere

    The actor-activist talks about his latest film, the financial thriller Arbitrage, and his human rights work.

    23:14
    Air Date: September 20, 2012
    Actor-activist Richard Gere
    September 20, 2012 | 23:14
  • Actor Tony Danza

    Danza recounts his experience as a high school English teacher, which he details in his text, I’d Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had.

    24:14
    Air Date: September 19, 2012
    Actor Tony Danza
    September 19, 2012 | 24:14
  • Singer-songwriter Dwight Yoakam

    The two-time Grammy winner talks about his latest project, “3 Pears”—his first new studio album in seven years.

    23:16
    Air Date: September 18, 2012
    Singer-songwriter Dwight Yoakam
    September 18, 2012 | 23:16
  • Journalist-producer Hedrick Smith

    The Pulitzer Prize- and Emmy-winning journalist/producer talks about his text, Who Stole the American Dream?

    23:32
    Air Date: September 17, 2012
    Journalist-producer Hedrick Smith
    September 17, 2012 | 23:32
  • Actor Jeremy Irons

    The Oscar-winning actor describes his latest film, The Words, the types of characters he likes to play and his ever-changing music endeavors.

    23:44
    Air Date: September 7, 2012
    Actor Jeremy Irons
    September 7, 2012 | 23:44
  • Political theorist Benjamin Barber

    The CivWorld president and president-founder of the Interdependence Movement reflects on the DNC, joblessness in America and the power held by undecided voters.

    24:06
    Air Date: September 6, 2012
    Political theorist Benjamin Barber
    September 6, 2012 | 24:06
  • Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich

    The former labor secretary and Beyond Outrage author discusses the upcoming unemployment report and his sense of mistakes made by the past two presidential administrations.

    23:50
    Air Date: September 5, 2012
    Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich
    September 5, 2012 | 23:50
  • Michael Clarke Duncan Tribute

    Tavis pays tribute to the Oscar-nominated actor, often called the “gentle giant.”

    1:59
    Air Date: September 4, 2012
    Michael Clarke Duncan Tribute
    September 4, 2012 | 1:59
  • Commentator Arianna Huffington

    From the DNC in Charlotte, the Huffington Post founder reflects on the RNC, the tone of the presidential campaign and how social media can help extend the scope of conversations on current issues.

    21:18
    Air Date: September 4, 2012
    Commentator Arianna Huffington
    September 4, 2012 | 21:18
  • Guitarist Ry Cooder

    The celebrated guitarist shares the inspiration behind his latest project, “Election Special,” and assesses the future of sociopolitical music.

    24:13
    Air Date: September 3, 2012
    Guitarist Ry Cooder
    September 3, 2012 | 24:13