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The Golden Globe-winning actor discusses his role in HBO's hit series, "True Detective."
The renowned dancer reflects on her career and her recent show "As I Remember It."
The actor-comedian discusses his Netflix comedy special, "Chris Tucker Live."
The legendary country singer reflects on her career and discusses her return to the stage.
The iconic R&B singer discusses his new autobiography "I Am Charlie Wilson."
Sgt. Cheryl Dorsey, Capt. John Mutz and Officer Alex Salazar on racism in law enforcement.
Part 2 of our talk with the influential rap artist on Hip-Hop's ability to promote change.
Part one of a two-part conversation with the prolific rapper and social activist.
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The prolific songwriter reflects on his career and discusses his new album "Tenderness."
The conductor & author on his new biography "Dean Dixon: Negro at Home, Maestro Abroad."
The prolific filmmaker discusses his series of short films dealing with racial justice.
The Emmy-winning actress talks about her stellar career and her latest film, "Mr. Holmes."
The esteemed journalist discusses his latest text about JFK, titled "Two Days in June."
The fmr. Asst. Sec. of State for African Affairs on the President's upcoming Africa visit.
The Chief Technology Officer at Vectra talks cybersecurity and keeping your identity safe.
The multiplatinum jazz saxophonist discusses & performs from his new album "Futuresoul."
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Premieres Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis presents a narrative of the frontlines of reform in juvenile justice.
Premieres Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis previews next week's primetime special:TavisSmileyReports, "Too Important to Fail."
Tavis discusses his two most influential teachers.
The struggle many African American males face when trying to stay in school.
Tavis previews the week-long series of shows exploring the People's Rebuplic of China.
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