Tag: Books
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Interview
Airdate: June 27, 2011

Economist and Bennett College president discusses her new book, Surviving and Thriving, and explains the difference between being broke and being poor.

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Interview
Airdate: June 24, 2011

Investigative journalist and author of The Red Market discusses child trafficking and describes how easy it is to find black market organs online.

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Interview
Airdate: June 24, 2011

Area 51 author pulls back the curtain of secrecy on an Air Force base so classified that U.S. presidents are denied entrance and explains the controversy surrounding the last seven pages of her book.

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Interview
Airdate: June 21, 2011

Celebrated former boxing champ discusses the devastating sexual abuse he faced during his teen years and writes about in his memoir, The Big Fight, and dissects some of his greatest fights.

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Interview
Airdate: June 20, 2011

Nobel laureate and former U.S. Secretary of State addresses U.S.-China relations, answers his critics who say he could be more vocal about human rights in China and discusses his new book, On China.

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Interview
Airdate: June 16, 2011

In Part 2 of his conversation with Tavis, the legendary talk show host compares LeBron James’ exit from Cleveland to his own exit from CNN and shares what he wants his legacy to be.

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June 14th, 2011

Our blogger Jeremy Freed IDs a couple of interesting “reveals” from the newest project by Jon Ronson—a British journalist who writes about strange people and the strange things they do.

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Interview
Airdate: June 15, 2011

In part 1 of a two-part conversation, the former talk show host—who sheds his trademark suspenders just for Tavis—discusses his new book, Truth Be Told, talks about losing money to Bernie Madoff and shares whether he misses working on his CNN show.

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Interview
Airdate: June 23, 2011

Iran-born journalist-filmmaker, who was captured and imprisoned in his native country while covering the ’09 elections, describes the horror of solitary confinement and discusses his memoir, which details his harrowing tale.

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Interview
Airdate: June 10, 2011

Award-winning investigative journalist discusses the killing of Osama bin Laden, NATO’s future in Afghanistan and the death of his friend, colleague and Restrepo collaborator Tim Hetherington.