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In a WAMU 88.5 FM co-production with "Live…from National Geographic", a panel of journalists joins Dianne at the "National Geographic" in downtown Wachington, DC to review and analyze the week’s top national and international news stories before a live audience.
- Daniel Schorr NPR Senior News Analyst
- David Brooks columnist, "The New York Times"
- Barbara Slavin journalist and author; former assistant managing editor for world and national security at "The Washington Times."
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