Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley features a unique mix of news and pop culture to create a thought-provoking and entertaining program. A hybrid of news, issues and entertainment, it features interviews with artists, activists, news makers, politicians and everyday people.

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Novelist Salman Rushdie

24:14

The novelist discusses his latest work The Golden House: A Novel.


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Authors and Educators Carol Anderson and Tim Wise

24:07

The professor and anti-racist essayist discuss white anxiety and rage in the era of Trump.

Independent U.S. Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders

24:03

The Senator discusses his latest book Bernie Sanders Guide to Political Revolution

Iconic Actor Ed Asner

23:59

The actor discusses his latest show A Man and His Prostate and book The Grouchy Historian.

Legendary Singer-Songwriter and Activist David Crosby

24:16

The legendary singer-songwriter discusses his career and latest album Sky Trails.

Labor Leader Dolores Huerta

24:10

The activist discusses DACA and the new documentary about her life titled, Dolores.

Award-Winning Actor Martin Sheen

24:17

The heralded actor discusses his latest roles in Grace and Frankie and Anne of Green Gable