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Kelefa Sanneh on Tavis Smiley

July 28th, 2008

Episode 52 of 447 episodes

This week in the magazine, Kelefa Sanneh writes about the radio and television host Tavis Smiley. Here Sanneh explains Smiley's wary commentary about Barack Obama and discusses the meaning of Obama's candidacy for African-Americans.

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