Education Under Arrest

Tavis takes his cameras to Washington State, Louisiana, Missouri and California to present a narrative of what is working on the frontlines of reform in juvenile justice.
MoreOriginal air date: March 26, 2013


The second in a series of education specials from Tavis Smiley Reports, this episode looks at the connection between the juvenile justice system and the dropout rate among American teens and the efforts to end this link.
Original air date: March 26, 2013  |  More
Tavis Smiley Reports examines one of the most disturbing aspects of the education crisis facing America today—the increased dropout rate among Black teenage males.
Original air date: September 13, 2011  |  More
The fourth installment of Tavis Smiley Reports offers a candid look into the world of Los Angeles Philharmonic's star conductor Gustavo Dudamel and examines the resurgence of music programs across the U.S.
Original air date: December 29, 2010  |  More
As the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approached, Tavis Smiley Reports teamed with Academy Award-winning director Jonathan Demme to revisit New Orleans.
Original air date: July 31, 2010  |  More
The second episode of Tavis Smiley Reports examines Martin Luther King, Jr.'s stand against the Vietnam War and the influence of his legacy today. Tavis speaks with scholars and friends of King, including Cornel West, Vincent Harding and Susannah Heschel.
Original air date: March 31, 2010  |  More
The first Tavis Smiley Reports focuses on Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, giving a candid and incisive view of the inner workings of U.S. diplomacy and international relations.
Original air date: January 27, 2010  |  More
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