The Tavis Smiley Show

The Tavis Smiley Show

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The Tavis Smiley Show is a high-energy exchange of views, information and insight. The weekly show offers a unique blend of news and newsmakers in expanded conversations. Tavis engages commentators and guests in substantive and provocative discussions on a wide range of topics including: politics, health, finance, sports, technology and pop culture. An insightful exploration of the issues that matter from fresh, diverse points of view is the show's hallmark.More from The Tavis Smiley Show »

Most Recent Episodes

Richard Haas, "A World in Disarray", Olivia Spencer, "Hidden Figures", Denzel Washington, "Fences"

Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations; Olivia Spencer, Oscar-winning actress; Denzel Washington, Oscar and Tony Award-winning Actor and Director

Richard Haas, "A World in Disarray", Olivia Spencer, "Hidden Figures", Denzel Washington, "Fences"

Cyndi Lauper - "Detour"

This week's guest: Award-winning singer and songwriter, Cyndi Lauper.

Re-broadcast: Margaret Huang - Analyzing the International Response to the Global Refugee ...

This week's guests: Margaret Huang, Executive Director of Amnesty International USA; Cookie Johnson, author; Jamie Lee Curtis, actress and children's book author.

Re-broadcast: Margaret Huang - Analyzing the International Response to the Global Refugee ...

Re-broadcast: Senator Bernie Sanders - "Our Revolution"; Dr. Robert K. Ross - The Future o...

This week's guests: Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, former Presidential candidate and author; Dr. Robert Ross, President of The California Endowment; Ryan Speedo Green, Opera Singer

Re-broadcast: Senator Bernie Sanders - "Our Revolution"; Dr. Robert K. Ross - The Future o...

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris - The Impact of Childhood Trauma on Long-term Health; Prof. Craig ...

Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris, Founder of the 'Center for Youth Wellness'; Professor Craig Wilder, Historian and author; Verdine White, Musician; Jeremy Irons, Oscar winning actor.

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris - The Impact of Childhood Trauma on Long-term Health; Prof. Craig ...

Thomas Cavanagh - 'Blended Learning College Courses; Thandie Newton - "Westworld"; Norah J...

This week's guests: Thomas Cavanagh, Associate Vice President of Distributed Learning at the University of Central Florida; Thandie Newton, Actress, Norah Jones, award-winning Jazz singer.

Thomas Cavanagh - 'Blended Learning College Courses; Thandie Newton - "Westworld"; Norah J...

Re-broadcast: Corey Fields - "Black Elephants in the Room", Phoebe Robinson - "You Can't T...

Corey Fields, Sociologist and author; Phoebe Robinson, comedian and author; Carole Bayer Sager, multi award-winning songwriter; Ellis Hall, singer

Re-broadcast: Corey Fields - "Black Elephants in the Room", Phoebe Robinson - "You Can't T...

Rebroadcast: Elizabeth Hinton - "'From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime"; Dr. John C...

This week's guests: Elizabeth Hinton, author of 'From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime'; Dr. John Carroll, founder of 'Haitian Hearts'; Meg Ryan, Actress and Director

Rebroadcast: Elizabeth Hinton - "'From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime"; Dr. John C...

Senator Bernie Sanders - "Our Revolution"; Dr. Robert K. Ross - The Future of Obamacare; R...

This week's guests: Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont; President and CEO of The California Endowment Dr. Robert Ross; Opera singer Ryan Speedo Green.

Senator Bernie Sanders - "Our Revolution"; Dr. Robert K. Ross - The Future of Obamacare; R...

Thomas Friedman, Rashad Robinson and Sonali Kolhatkar - Presidential Election and its Impa...

This week's guests: Thomas Friedman, New York Times Columnist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author; Rashad Robinson, Executive Director of the group "Color of Change"; Sonali Kolhatkar, Journalist and Host of "Rising Up with Sonali"; Naomie Harris, actress.

Thomas Friedman, Rashad Robinson and Sonali Kolhatkar - Presidential Election and its Impa...

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