The Tavis Smiley Show

Fridays at 7pm
Tavis Smiley

The Tavis Smiley Show is 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, November 14, 2014 12:00am
    Paul Albergo, Commander Chris Hadfield, Michelle Singletary, Norman Lear (Part 1), Jamal Simmons, Jesse Walker, Mia Bay. George Johnson, Gina Prince-Bythewood
  • Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00am
    Ken Rudin, Jocelyn Kiley, Lawrence Norden, George Johnson, Allyson Hobbs, Dan Emmett, Christine Eibner, Christina LaMontagne, Jennifer Rodriguez, Walter Mosley
  • Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00am
    Bryan Stevenson, Erwin Chemerinsky, Dorsey Nunn, George Johnson, Justin Simien, Louise Shelley, "Ending Poverty" Philadelphia Town Hall (excerpts), Jeff Chang, Ron Magliozzi
  • Friday, October 17, 2014 12:00am
    Senator Rand Paul, Nicholas Kristof, Leonard Pitts Jr., George Johnson, Harry Shearer, Father James Martin, Naomi Klein, Veronica Hauad, Craig Collins, Carson Tate
  • Friday, October 10, 2014 12:00am
    Dahlia Lithwick, Mark Hugo Lopez, Richard Hoffer, Maryum Ali, Harry Holzer, Dr. Peter Katona, Dr. Jeffrey Young, George Johnson, Marcus Roberts