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

Trita Parsi - The Motives Behind the Trump Administration's Travel Ban; Sybrina Fulton and...

Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council; Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, parents of Trayvon Martin, co-founders of The Trayvon Martin Foundation and authors; Actor David Oyelewo, Actor, 'A United Kingdom'.

Trita Parsi - The Motives Behind the Trump Administration's Travel Ban; Sybrina Fulton and...

Adam Winkler and Melissa Murray - The Latest on President Trump's Political fights; Prof. ...

This week's guests: Melissa Murray, Interim Dean of the UC Berkeley School of Law; Adam Winkler, Professor of constitutional law at the UCLA School of Law; George Lakoff, Professor of Cognitive Science and Linguistics at UC Berkeley; Rabbi Steve Leder of the Wilshire Boulevard Temple; Margaret Cho, Grammy-nominated recording artist and comedian.

Adam Winkler and Melissa Murray - The Latest on President Trump's Political fights; Prof. ...

Thomas Saenz - Navigating the Trump Administration's Executive Orders; Miko Peled - "The G...

This week's guests: Thomas Saenz, President of MALDEF; Miko Peled, author and activist; Dick Van Dyke, actor and comedian

Thomas Saenz - Navigating the Trump Administration's Executive Orders; Miko Peled - "The G...

Melissa Murray and Adam Winkler - President Trump's Political and Legal Battles; NAACP's C...

Melissa Murray, Interim Dean of the UC Berkeley School of Law and Adam Winkler, Professor of constitutional law at the UCLA School of Law; Cornell William Brooks, President of the NAACP; Matthew McConaughey, Oscar-winning actor and star of "Gold"; Itzhak Perlman, renowned classical violinist and conductor.

Melissa Murray and Adam Winkler - President Trump's Political and Legal Battles; NAACP's C...

Senator Cory Booker on protesting Senator Jeff Sessions' AG nomination; John Heilemann on ...

This week's guests: Senator Cory Booker, Democrat of New Jersey; John Heilemann, Co-Managing Editor, Bloomberg Politics and star of the new documentary 'Trumped: Inside The Greatest Political Upset of All Time'; Mykelti Williamson, Actor and co-star of the new film 'Fences'.

Senator Cory Booker on protesting Senator Jeff Sessions' AG nomination; John Heilemann on ...

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 ...

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