Native Washingtonian Rosalind Wiseman went to school with mean girls, then grew up to study them and the wider social dynamics of young women. She joins Kojo with former student Alexandra Petri to discuss the complexities of womanhood at different stages of life.
The Washington news cycle may have gone into temporary hibernation over Thanksgiving weekend. But the global news cycle didn’t break for turkey and pumpkin pie. Kojo talks with journalists and analysts about the stories making news around the globe, as well as what to look for in 2010.
- Susan Glasser Executive Editor, Foreign Policy Magazine
- Douglas Farah National security consultant and senior fellow for the International Assessment and Strategy Center, a Washington-based think tank. Former Latin America and West Africa bureau chief for the Washington Post.
- Victor Cha Director of Asian Studies and D.S. Song Chair, Georgetown University; Director for Asian Affairs, National Security Council (2004-2007); and author "Beyond the Final Score: The Politics of Sport"(Columbia University Press)
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