Tag: Entertainment
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Interview
Airdate: August 31, 2011

The Emmy-nominated actress, human rights activist and Oxfam ambassador shares the story of how she went from tourist to advocate in Kenya and Tanzania.

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Interview
Airdate: August 24, 2011

Tavis pays tribute to the legendary lyricist who is described by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as one of the “defining creators in mid-century pop music culture.”

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Interview
Airdate: June 16, 2009

Pioneering songwriting and producing duo reflect on their introduction to music, how they became partners and on their vast catalogue.

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Interview
Airdate: February 6, 2009

Legendary singing and songwriting duo tell the stories of how they met and the first time they pitched to Motown record producer Berry Gordy and comment on why people respond to their songs.

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August 23rd, 2011

The Fairness Doctrine has been a controversial policy, and blogger Tamika Thompson addresses the debate on whether the American media landscape has suffered from its elimination.

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Interview
Airdate: August 23, 2011

The four-time Grammy-winner discusses his new album, “Black and White America,” and explains why he feels this project is the best work he’s ever done.

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August 1st, 2011

With kids spending exorbitant amounts of time online, there are concerns about how images may affect them.

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Interview
Airdate: July 25, 2011

Award-winning writer-director discusses his latest film, sci-fi thriller and box office hit Super 8, and explains why he deliberately wanted to keep people in the dark about the film’s plot.

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Interview
Airdate: July 25, 2011

Pulitzer Prize nominee describes the extensive research she conducted for her latest play, Let Me Down Easy, which is about healthcare and included interviews with more than 300 people.

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Interview
Airdate: July 22, 2011

Tavis: Trying to find the right word here. I am pleased, I am honored, I am humbled, I am delighted, I’m just crazy to have Jessye Norman on this program tonight. The legendary soprano has been an acclaimed and inspirational voice in music for many of us for many years now. Last year, she released [...]