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Tavis  Smiley
Tavis Smiley
From his celebrated conversations with world figures . . . to his work to inspire the next generation of leaders . . . broadcaster, author, advocate, and philanthropist continues to be an outstanding voice for change. Smiley is currently the host of the late-night television talk show Tavis Smiley on PBS, and The Tavis Smiley Show distributed by Public Radio International (PRI).

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"The sheer humanity of each and every one of us warrants our steadfast commitment to the well-being of each other." - Tavis Smiley
Why Social Justice is Up To Us Walter Rauschenbusch—theologian, Baptist minister, key figure in the Social Gospel movement, and major influence on the life of Dr. Martin Luther... Comments
Too Important to Fail It was one of those unexpected moments of deep revelation. Walter Dean Myers wasn’t expecting anything special as he boarded the train on that... Comments
Get Ready to Be Ready It was the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity arose for me to jump from being a voice on the radio to a face on the local news. Most of my friends... Comments

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Be Your Own Shaman ~ Deborah King

This fascinating book takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey into the esoteric world of healing. You might not realize it, but just about everyone is a

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Fail Up
Fail Up

Smiley steps from behind the curtain of success to share intimate stories of his missteps, misdeeds, and often highly publicized miscalculations in Fail Up: 20 Lessons On Building Success From Failure

Empowerment Cards: A-50 Card Deck
Empowerment Cards: A-50 Card Deck

Talk-show host and author Tavis Smiley pours his passion for promoting positive change into these 50 personal-empowerment cards. Tavis’s firsthand testimonies and words of wisdom will help you make cr