NewsTalk examines developments in Middle East with Ali Afshari, Student Activist, Alireza Nourizadeh, political analyst & Safa Haeri & Journalist, Iran Press Service.
News & Views has live coverage from Capitol Hill on the opening of the 110th Congress. Nancy Pelosi's Democratic tea held yesterday in honor of her Speakership is reported on. Washington Prism editor-in-chief Babak Yektafar live in studio discusses expectations from the new Congress.
Roundtable hosts lawyer and human rights activist Dr. Mehrangiz Kar and Dr. Shahla Shfigh, author, and human rights activist on the state of women's rights in Iran and their campaign to get a million signatures on a petition to bring pressure on the regime to give women more rights. The signifigance of the first female Speaker of the House is discussed.
Late Edition wraps the latest from Capitol Hill and gets "man on the street" perspective on what Americans expect from the new Congress.