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Apr 01, 2013, 09:31 ET Noted Broadcaster Tavis Smiley To Moderate "Latino Nation" Symposium In Chicago, Saturday, April 6

In the wake of the historic political muscle flexed by America's 50-million-strong Latino community in the 2012 elections, PBS broadcaster Tavis...


Apr 01, 2013, 07:22 ET El destacado locutor Tavis Smiley moderará el simposio "Latino Nation" en Chicago el sábado, 6 de abril

A raíz de la fuerza política histórica ejercida por los 50 millones de latinos en Estados Unidos durante las elecciones de 2012, el locutor de PBS...


Mar 11, 2013, 08:00 ET Líderes y activistas van más allá de los números en la Nación Latino en Chicago

Durante las elecciones presidenciales del 2012, los Latinos ayudaron a recaudar más de $32 millones para ayudar a reelegir a Barack Obama. Ahora,...


Mar 11, 2013, 08:00 ET Leaders And Activists Go Beyond The Numbers At Latino Nation In Chicago

During the 2012 presidential election, Latinos helped to raise more than $32 million to help re-elect Barack Obama. Now, as the immigration debate...


Jan 22, 2013, 09:09 ET Fourth Night Added For This Week's Rebroadcast of "Vision for a New America" on PBS' "Tavis Smiley"

Due to the most powerful conversation with the most bipartisan dream team of panelists Tavis Smiley Presents has ever hosted, a fourth night of the...


Jan 10, 2013, 05:00 ET Tavis Smiley Envisions A Future Without Poverty

Just days before the presidential inauguration and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, broadcaster Tavis Smiley is bringing together a bipartisan...


Nov 15, 2012, 06:00 ET Tavis Smiley Calls For White House Conference On The Eradication Of Poverty In America

As Congress convenes to determine the fate of the 50 million Americans living in poverty and a shattered middle class stalled in a jobless recovery,...


Mar 01, 2012, 08:24 ET Broadcaster Tavis Smiley Moderates "Made Visible"—a National Conversation on Women and Children in Poverty

Poverty in America officially has a new face: women. More than half of the 46.2 million Americans living in poverty are women, and 29 percent of...


Jan 11, 2012, 08:00 ET America's Poor At Risk During Recovery From Great Recession

A large and growing number of Americans are poor, or at risk of becoming poor, as a result of the Great Recession of 2007-09, and many will continue...


Dec 12, 2011, 08:00 ET Broadcaster Tavis Smiley to Lead Conversation on Remaking America

Record unemployment, corporate avarice, empty houses but homeless families, dwindling opportunities in a politically paralyzed nation—these are the...


Dec 14, 2010, 08:00 ET PBS Host Tavis Smiley to Moderate Conversation on Recovering America's Greatness

Two costly ongoing wars, a fledgling economy, a failing educational system, and job losses have Americans worried not only about the fate of the...


Feb 23, 2010, 01:18 ET Broadcaster Tavis Smiley to Moderate Conversation on 'Need' for Black Agenda

Some noted Black leaders recently have suggested publicly that President Obama does not need to focus on Black issues. In response to mounting...


Jan 06, 2010, 07:00 ET Tavis Smiley Announces End of State of the Black Union Series

The State of the Black Union (SOBU) symposium has been one of the most anticipated events for millions of African Americans during the last decade,...