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  • Singer-songwriter John Legend

    Six-time Grammy winner and self-described ‘political junkie’ explains why he wanted to team up with The Roots for his new CD.

    11:30
    Air Date: February 9, 2011
    Singer-songwriter John Legend
    February 9, 2011 | 11:30
  • Comedian-actor John Leguizamo

    The Emmy-winning comedian-actor explains why he created the successful one-man show, Ghetto Klown, and discusses why, growing up, he didn’t feel like he was a part of the U.S.

    14:35
    Air Date: October 7, 2011
    Comedian-actor John Leguizamo
    October 7, 2011 | 14:35
  • Journalist Mark Leibovich

    The veteran political journalist dissects his text, This Town, one of the hottest political books of the year.

    24:26
    Air Date: September 17, 2013
    Journalist Mark Leibovich
    September 17, 2013 | 24:26
  • Comedienne-writer Carol Leifer

    The veteran comedy writer recounts stories from the trail that she blazed and shares advice from her book, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying.

    14:50
    Air Date: June 17, 2014
    Comedienne-writer Carol Leifer
    June 17, 2014 | 14:50
  • Writer Joseph Lelyveld

    Pulitzer Prize-winning writer discusses his controversial new biography Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India.

    24:14
    Air Date: April 12, 2011
    Writer Joseph Lelyveld
    April 12, 2011 | 24:14
  • Author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

    Author of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana explains why nothing changes the dynamic in a family like a woman earning an income.

    16:59
    Air Date: April 1, 2011
    Author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
    April 1, 2011 | 16:59
  • Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Council on Foreign Relations

    Lemmon—the best-selling author of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana—assesses the escalation of the humanitarian crisis in Syria.

    10:06
    Air Date: February 10, 2014
    Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Council on Foreign Relations
    February 10, 2014 | 10:06
  • CFR’s Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

    A policy expert on Afghanistan, the best-selling author and former journalist weighs in on that country’s historic presidential and provincial elections.

    Air Date: April 7, 2014
    CFR’s Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
    April 7, 2014
  • CNN anchor Don Lemon

    CNN anchor Don Lemon talks about his candid new memoir, Transparent.

    13:30
    Air Date: May 27, 2011
    CNN anchor Don Lemon
    May 27, 2011 | 13:30
  • Actor Harry Lennix

    The accomplished film, television and stage actor talks about his latest role, in NBC’s breakout action-thriller hit, The Blacklist.

    26:36
    Air Date: February 25, 2014
    Actor Harry Lennix
    February 25, 2014 | 26:36
  • Singer-songwriter Annie Lennox – Part 1

    Lennox reflects on her five decades in the music business and her new CD, “Nostalgia,” which mines the Great American Songbook.

    26:36
    Air Date: October 23, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Annie Lennox – Part 1
    October 23, 2014 | 26:36
  • Singer-songwriter Annie Lennox – Part 2

    The Grammy, Oscar and Golden Globe winner continues to look back on her career and discusses moving out of her comfort zone with her latest album.

    26:36
    Air Date: October 24, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Annie Lennox – Part 2
    October 24, 2014 | 26:36
  • Human rights advocate Mavis Leno

    Chair of the Feminist Majority Foundation’s Campaign to Help Afghan Women and Girls explains the connection between the Taliban and women in Afghanistan.

    17:07
    Air Date: May 11, 2010
    Human rights advocate Mavis Leno
    May 11, 2010 | 17:07
  • Actress Melissa Leo

    Award-winning actress explains why she feels her character was a remarkable woman.

    11:00
    Air Date: February 4, 2011
    Actress Melissa Leo
    February 4, 2011 | 11:00