A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.
In a video message to the Iranian people and government, President Obama said the U.S. seeks engagement based on mutual respect. Historian and blogger Juan Cole discusses what that might achieve and why he’s pushing for a broader campaign to engage the Muslim world.
- Juan Cole professor of modern Middle East history at the University of Michigan; his blog is "Informed Comment"
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