National News Roundup: Top Stories of 2013

Bill de Blasio FamilyJanuary 2, 2014 – Segment 2

We look at the top national news stories of 2013 and discuss what they mean for the coming year. Our guests are:

  • Edward Wyckoff Williams, contributing editor at The Root and Political Contributor and Special Correspondent with AlJazeera America. He is a columnist and political analyst, appearing on MSNBC, ABC, CBS Washington and national syndicated radio;
  • Dr. Anne McCarthy, Dean of the Business School at Hamline University and former Republican candidate for comptroller in Maryland;
  • Bob Somerby, Editor of The Daily Howler; 
  • and Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead, Assistant Professor of Communication and Affiliate Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies at Loyola University Maryland.