Tavis Smiley is currently the host of the late-night television show Tavis Smiley on PBS, now in its 14th season. He is the author or co-author of 21 books, and his non-profit Tavis Smiley Foundation is now in the midst of a $3 million four-year campaign called "Ending Poverty: America's Silent Spaces' to help focus on alleviating endemic poverty in America. TIME magazine named Smiley to the TIME 100, a list of "The World's 100 Most Influential People. On "The Tavis Smiley Podcast", Tavis will be sharing personal opinions on culture and current events, as he invites guests from a variety of backgrounds, including celebrities, authors, academics, attorneys, political representatives and more, to debate unique themes only he could identify. A well-known and outspoken intellectual and advocate, Smiley also shares his impassioned commentary on unique subjects each week, leaving you fired up to discuss controversial topics and join the in-show conversation through social media and more.
Colion Noir, gun rights advocate and host of Noir on NRAtv.com joins Tavis to discuss the issue of gun rights and gun violence in America. Then hear Tavis' take on the Harvey Weinstein scandal.