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.
A panel talks about the pre-emption doctrine – the Bush administration’s new emphasis on striking first to defend the U.S. – and what it means for U.S. security and foreign policy.
- James Steinberg Vice President and Director, Foreign Policy Studies, The Brookings Institution
- Ken Adelman former director of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and former U.N. Ambassador
Most Recent Shows
David Ignatius of the Washington Post on Moscow and President-elect Donald Trump, then, questions for Attorney General nominee Republican Senator Jeff Sessions.
Mary Chapin Carpenter joins Diane to talk about her new album, the "artistic insight of middle age" and rewriting her life story in new ways.
A rebroadcast of Diane's 1999 interview with J.K. Rowling, author of the acclaimed Harry Potter series.