Tavis Smiley Sues
PBS Fired Me Over ‘Trumped Up’
Sexual Harassment Claims
2/20/2018 3:25 PM PST
Tavis Smiley says PBS firing him wasn’t just about sexual harassment allegations … he now claims it was racial, and it’s costing him millions upon millions of dollars.
Smiley filed a lawsuit against his former network — which aired his talk show for 14 years — claiming the sexual harassment allegations against him were “trumped up.” Immediately after Smiley was suspended in mid…