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.
Laura Fairchild Brodie’s new book explores more recent events in the school’s history: the Supreme Court’s nullification of its single-sex admissions policy, and how the school has reacted and changed since women became part of the student body. On this day every year, Virginia Military Institute celebrates "New Market Day," a commemoration of the role its cadets played in a Confederate victory during the Civil War.
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