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.
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- David Guston associate director, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes and professor, Political Science, Arizona State University
- Robert Hazen staff scientist, Carnegie Institution, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences at George Mason University, and author of "Genesis: The Scientific Quest for Life's Origin" published by Joseph Henry Press, National Academy of Sciences
- Margaret Talbot contributing writer at The New Yorker, senior fellow at New America Foundation
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