Video: Tavis Smiley: Poverty Is The New Slavery

According to a new report, poverty in America has reached its highest level since 1965 - a source of concern for "Sunday Morning" contributor Tavis Smiley, who says poverty "threatens our democracy."

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    "Tavis Smiley" on PBS and "The Tavis Smiley Show" from Public Radio International. He's also the author of the best-selling book,"The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto." The book made millions of Americans re-examine their assumptions about ...
    01/25/2016 - 11:58 pm | View Link
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    TAVIS SMILEY: Well, Bill Clinton once said we all know that elections ... tripled in some sectors. There's a highway in to poverty but barely a sidewalk out. If you are Hispanic you can't get one of your central issues on the table in immigration reform.
    11/2/2014 - 7:05 am | View Link
  • Tavis Smiley Presents Poverty in America
    Tavis Smiley moderated a discussion focusing on poverty in the United States. Panelists discussed issues including the importance of… read more Tavis Smiley moderated a discussion focusing on poverty in the United States. Panelists discussed issues ...
    01/16/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Tavis Smiley & Cornel West
    YOUR OWN RIGHT, TAVIS YOU HAVE A SHOW ON PB S&P RR RADIO. YOU ALSO TOGETHER DO A SHOW ON PRR RADIO. WE KNOW BROTHER WEST YOU ARE GOING TO THE UNION THEE LOGICAL SEMINARY. HUMANITY OF POOR PEOPLE AND THAT WE'RE CALLING FOR A FOCUS ON POVERTY TO ELIMINATE IT.
    04/18/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • ‘Knock it off!‘ See Bill O’Reilly’s Wild Interview With Tavis Smiley & Cornel West
    PBS broadcaster Tavis Smiley and Princeton Professor Cornel West are currently crisscrossing the country promoting their TV special on poverty. Their media tour led them to Bill O’Reilly Tuesday night. And it was an explosive appearance. O’Reilly ...
    10/11/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Tavis Smiley
    From his celebrated conversations with world figures to his work to inspire the next generation of leaders, Tavis Smiley — broadcaster, author, publisher ...
    05/23/2016 - 10:32 am | View Website
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    PBS host Tavis Smiley said that while he’s “not about Obama-bashing,” “on racism, poverty, and militarism, we lost ground” under President Barack Obama on ...
    05/23/2016 - 7:34 am | View Website
  • Home | Tavis Talks
    The Tavis Smiley Foundation announced the launch of a $3 million, four-year national initiative to examine barriers and identify solutions to alleviate poverty in the ...
    05/23/2016 - 7:05 am | View Website
  • Tavis Smiley on CNN: 'Racism, Poverty and Militarism ...
    PBS's Tavis Smiley shamelessly invoked Dr. Martin Luther King on Thursday's CNN Tonight, as he commented on the ongoing controversy surrounding the shooting of ...
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  • Tavis Smiley
    Tavis Smiley (/ ˈ t æ v ᵻ s /; born September 13, 1964) is an American talk show host, author, liberal political commentator, entrepreneur, advocate and ...
    05/23/2016 - 3:09 am | View Website
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