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VIDEO: Charlie Rose - Tavis Talks and Cornel West / Jim Lehrer (October 24, 2007)

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Charlie Rose - Tavis Talks and Cornel West / Jim Lehrer (October 24, 2007)
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A Conversation With Tavis Smiley Host Of Tavis Talks And Cornel West. || A Conversation With Jim Lehrer About His Book Eureka: A Novel. watch

VIDEO: The Colbert Report 4/19/12

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"The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto" authors Tavis Smiley and Cornel West talk about the abolition of poverty in America. watch

VIDEO: The Colbert Report 9/22/2011

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The Colbert Report 9/22/2011
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President of J Street Jeremy Ben-Ami visits the Report to explain his website’s efforts in being the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans. watch

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Tavis Smiley On President Obama's Drones Killing More Civilians Than Bush
Tavis Smiley Talks About Working at PBS, NPR and Weighs in On CNN
Jimmy Carter: Man From Plains (Clip 1)
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Year Title Description
2014 Book Discussion on 'Death of a King' TV Show Series, Remarks by
2010 Tavis Smiley Reports TV Show Series, Host
2009 Stand TV Show Series, Host
2007 Jimmy Carter Man From Plains Movie, Actor
2004 Tavis Smiley TV Show Series, Host

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Tavis Smiley: Howard Stern with Substance?

He's got shows on radio and TV. He's unafraid of controversy and would love to be the new King of All Media. Just call Tavis Smiley the thinking man's Howard Stern. This year, the author of six books and host of a National Public Radio show has added PBS news talk-show host to his resume. TV Guide Online: You've talked about having "conversations of substance." How are your interviews different from other talk shows?Tavis Smiley: I could ask all the regular pop-culture questions. But I try to stay away from that. For example, I interviewed Anthony Minghella, the director of Cold Mountain, and I asked him how he could do a movie set in the Civil War and walk all around the issue of slavery. He was ecstatic. He said, 'You are the first person to ask why I did not do any scenes about that.' So that's what I mean. It's in [my approach]. But more important, [my shows] are the first on NPR and on PBS to come from the West Coast. TVGO: W read more

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On Air: The Best of Tavis Smiley on the Tom Joyner Morning Show 2004 - 2008
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