The Tavis Smiley Show
- Hosted by Tavis Smiley
A high-energy exchange of views, information, and insight hosted by Tavis Smiley. The one-hour weekly show offers a unique blend of news and newsmakers in expanded conversations, along with feature reports and regular commentators Cornel West, Connie Rice, Deroy Murdock, Omar Wasow, Kimberle Williams Crenshaw, Rachael Ross, Kathryn Lopez, Antonio Gonzalez, Jonathan Walton and George Johnson. Each weekend 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.
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Friday, July 14, 2017 3:05amRebroadcast - Allan Lichtman - "The Case for Impeachment"; Bill Moyers - "Rikers: An American Jail"; Rhiannon Giddens - "Freedom Highway"This week's guests: Allan Lichtman, Distinguished Professor of History at American University and author of “The Case for Impeachment”; Bill Moyers, Broadcast journalist on “Rikers: An American Jail; Rhiannon Giddens, musician ("Freedom Highway")
Thursday, July 13, 2017 4:00pmProfessor George Lakoff - The Science Behind Trump's Communication Success; Naomi Klein - “No Is Not Enough"; Leslie Michelson - “The Patient’s Playbook"; Regina KingProfessor George Lakoff, cognitive scientist; Naomi Klein, journalist and author of “No Is Not Enough"; Leslie Michelson, author, “The Patient’s Playbook"; Regina King, Emmy Award-winning actress.
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 5:35pmRe-broadcast: Amy Goodman - The FBI Controversy and the Trump Administration’s Impact on Grassroots Movements; Dr. Keith Black - How an Eye Test May Help in the Fight Against Alzheimer's; Faith Evans - "The King & I"This week's guests: Amy Goodman, host of the award-winning news program “Democracy Now!”; Dr. Keith Black, ground breaking neurosurgeon ; Faith Evans, singer.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 1:51amRe-broadcast: Reflections on the LA Uprising with Gil Garcetti, Congresswoman Karen Bass, Michael Woo and John Mack; Gary Younge - "Another Day in the Death of America"; Julian Lennon - "Touch the Earth"This week's guests: John Mack, former President of the LA Urban League and Police Commission; Michael Woo, former LA city councilman; Gil Garcetti, former LA District Attorney; Congresswoman Karen Bass; Gary Younge, award-winning journalist; Julian Lennon, singer and author.
Thursday, June 22, 2017 3:36pmPeter Bergen - "United States of Jihad"; Dr Anandhi Narasimhan - Identifying and Treating Childhood Depression; Sherman Alexie - "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me"This week's guests: Peter Bergen, author, “United States of Jihad: Who Are America’s Homegrown Terrorists and How Do We Stop Them?"; ’Dr. Anandhi Narasimhan, Psychiatrist; Sherman Alexie, award-winning writer and poet, "You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me".