On the day after the inauguration many thousands are expected to take part in the 'Women's March on Washington". Organizers who began planning the event last November shortly after the presidential election say the objective is to bring national attention to women and other groups who feel they have been marginalized. We'll hear different perspectives on who's going, who isn't and its possible political impact.
Earlier this month, the United Nations held a conference on the illicit global trade in small arms – weapons that are small and light enough to be carried and operated by a single person. Diane and her guests talk about the agenda and outcome of the conference in New York City, and about the U.S. position on small arms control.
- Lincoln Bloomfield Asst. Sec. of State for Political-Military Affairs
- Jo Marie Griesgraber director of policy for Oxfam America
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