1. Tavis Smiley: Arm every black person, see what NRA thinks

    ... back, while Smiley brought up gun laws and suggested that every black person in the United States ... PBS host Tavis Smiley joined Bill O'Reilly to react to O'Reilly's assertions about the lack ... of media coverage over black-on-black crime in the United States. Smiley told O'Reilly that institutionally

  2. Can blacks control themselves?

    ... Maybe Tavis Smiley was telling the truth when he told C-Span program host Brian Lamb and the world ... and murder. They were unable to contain their exuberance. Yes sir, Tavis Smiley hit the nail on the head ... – and if so, why? The eponym for emotion doesn't have a picture of a black person beside

  3. Morgan Freeman's afraid of me

    ... his childhood. Morgan Freeman gave Tavis Smiley two opinions on TV last week. He told Tavis ... as president. He further told Smiley that there's going to be big trouble if we fail in what Freeman ... of your celebrity would be to challenge the black vote and the Jewish vote to see which could

  4. West: Syria strike 'impeachable' without Congress OK


    ... radio show Smiley and West, to an approving response from host Tavis Smiley, who has also been ... , in response, has recently attacked other black leaders for what he views as their reflexive support ... (BUZZFEED) One of President Obamas most prominent critics on the black left said Sunday

  5. Get real, Tavis Smiley

    ... Tavis Smiley, black journalist and TV host, is hosting a debate, and the leading Republican ... Republicans, Smiley says: "I don't wanna hear it anymore. If you want black folks to take your party seriously ... PBS-sponsored debate at Morgan State University Sept. 27. Now Smiley is using the occasion

  6. NAACP doesn't understand Hollywood

    ... , domestically.) Black liberal commentator Tavis Smiley recently signed a multimillion-dollar ... by the election of the city's first black mayor, Tom Bradley. Smiley sought work in the Bradley ... for more black Hollywood decision-makers. Given the same pressures to make money, why assume

  7. Blackdom infighting just an act?

    ... When it came to Cornell West and Tavis Smiley, their credentials were unimpeachable &ndash ... him. Smiley had become increasingly more critical of Obama for what has been viewed as his ... are being told. I'm saying that somewhere between what we see and what they are telling us lies the truth

  8. Tavis Smiley: White House pressured sponsors


    ... (The Root) On Friday, television and radio host Tavis Smiley celebrated the 10th anniversary of his ... Tavis Smiley show on PBS and defended his right to critique President Obama, reports the Huffington ... Post. But Smiley says freedom of speech hasn't come without its price. Smiley contends

  9. Black America: What if Obama were white?

    ... PBS television host Tavis Smiley. To make the case for less government and lower taxes the opposite ... under Reagan. Smiley: Every stat you cited, vis-a-vis people of color, does not measure up when you ... these are facts, Tavis. Unemployment fell faster in the black community than the white community it fell

  10. Leading from behind Al Sharpton

    ... , pressure building on him inside the White House, pushed him to that podium," said Tavis Smiley on "Meet ... and incarceration rates like we see today in black America. As Unz writes, El Paso, Texas, and Atlanta ... "The First Black President ... Spoke First as a Black American," ran the banner headline