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Mar 27, 2013, 08:00 ET

The "Education Under Arrest" Conversation Continues On "The Tavis Smiley Show" From PRI

The new six-week series, premiering Friday, March 29, illuminates the school-to-prison pipeline and hears from those making a difference...

Oct 31, 2012, 05:00 ET

Tavis Smiley Announces The Return Of Smiley & West To The Chicago Airwaves With Two New Affiliates

 Smiley Radio Properties, Inc. (SRP) celebrates the second anniversary of its popular radio program, Smiley & West from Public Radio...

Oct 15, 2012, 15:59 ET

Tavis Smiley Responds To Cancellation Of "Smiley & West" In Open Letter To Chicago Public Radio, WBEZ

Tavis Smiley, public radio and television broadcaster, emailed the following letter Monday to Torey Malatia, President and CEO of Chicago Public...

Apr 19, 2012, 08:00 ET

Barbra Streisand Makes Surprise Visit To Smiley & West To Pay Tribute To Iconic Composers Alan And Marilyn Bergman

This weekend, Tavis Smiley and Cornel West, co-hosts of Smiley & West distributed by Public Radio International (PRI), pay tribute to the...

Apr 28, 2011, 14:18 ET

Statement From Cornel West and Tavis Smiley, Co-Hosts, Smiley & West From PRI

We at the Smiley & West show wholeheartedly and enthusiastically support our dear brother Father Pfleger.  He is one of the grand...

Apr 15, 2010, 08:00 ET

The Tavis Smiley Show From PRI Celebrates 5 Years on the Air

Smiley announces the Sheryl Flowers Scholarship at Clark Atlanta University Tavis Smiley's nationally-syndicated The Tavis Smiley Show from...