The Common Good

Tavis Smiley Tackles Poverty in America in a Weeklong Series on PBS' "Tavis Smiley" and on PRI's "The Tavis Smiley Show"

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tavis Smiley will put a human face on the alarming new data about poverty in America with special programming on both his national public television and radio programs.

Featured guests in this TV special series include: Jim Wallis, best-selling author, public theologian, speaker and international commentator on ethics and public life. He recently served on the President's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships and currently chairs the Global Agenda Council on Faith for the World Economic Forum.