http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365166740/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland./episodes/get/11656/episode/11656Tavis Smiley: Singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo/episode-player/11656
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365166738/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseFreedman and Harris share the backstory of the tale told in the book, "Breaking the Line: The Season in Black College Football That Transformed the Sport and Changed the Course of Civil Rights."/episodes/get/11657/episode/11657Tavis Smiley: NFL pioneer James Harris & writer Sam Freedman/episode-player/11657
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365166046/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseUniversally regarded as an American national treasure, Rivera reflects on her history-making career.
/episodes/get/11638/episode/11638Tavis Smiley: Actress-singer-dancer Chita Rivera/episode-player/11638
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365163888/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.
/episodes/get/11591/episode/11591Tavis Smiley: Violinist-conductor Itzhak Perlman/episode-player/11591
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365161630/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe celebration of Dr. King's legacy concludes with an analysis of his stand against the Vietnam War and the growing economic divide that threatened U.S. stability./episodes/get/11560/episode/11560Tavis Smiley: "MLK: A Call to Conscience? Part Two/episode-player/11560
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2362051555/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe chief of the second largest school district in the U.S. offers his vision on education.
/episodes/get/8947http://www.wgby.org/episode/8947Tavis Smiley: LAUSD Superintendent Dr. John Deasy/episode-player/8947
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2339288372/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseCalifornia's lieutenant governor and former San Francisco mayor explains his text, "Citizenville," about the future of government in the digital age.
/episodes/get/8964http://www.wgby.org/episode/8964Tavis Smiley: California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom/episode-player/8964
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365156604/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe scion of a distinguished family of politicians and an Oscar nominee, Dern explains why he chose acting as his career.
/episodes/get/11502http://www.wgby.org/episode/11502Tavis Smiley: Actor Bruce Dern/episode-player/11502
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365026268/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Council on Foreign Relations president unpacks his text, "Foreign Policy Begins at Home."
/episodes/get/9487http://www.wgby.org/episode/9487Tavis Smiley: CFR president Richard Haass/episode-player/9487
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