This week on The Tavis Smiley Show


Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman, the Host of ‘Democracy Now!’ provides an update on the Dakota Access Pipeline protests and talks about why North Dakota police issued a warrant for her arrest.

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Patrisia Macias-Rojas

Author and scholar Patrisia Macias Rojas discusses the politics of immigration enforcement in the United States and her book, “From Deportation to Prison: The Politics of Immigration Enforcement in Post-Civil Rights America

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Professor Craig Wilder

Craig Wilder, Barton L. Weller Professor of History at MIT, analyzes the relationship between slavery and modern-day capitalism, as outlined in a new collection of essays called “Slavery’s Capitalism: A New History of American Economic Development”.

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Verdine White

Verdine White, of ‘Earth, Wind and Fire’ talks about his late brother, Maurice White’s book, “My Life with Earth, Wind and Fire”.

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Quote of the week

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