A Somali-born author and activist says a reformation of Islam is needed to address extremism and mistreatment of women. Diane and guests discuss the ongoing debate over the roots of Islamic extremism and the role of women in the Muslim world.
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- Peter Slevin national reporter for the Washington Post, based in Chicago
- Diann Rust-Tierney Executive Director, National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
- Joshua Marquis District Attorney, Astoria Oregon also serves as a VP, National District Attorneys Association
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