From day one, it was clear that Donald Trump was like no president this country had ever seen. Eight months into his term, we talk to Harvard Law professor Jack Goldsmith about the lasting impact Trump may have on the presidency, itself. Then, historian Dan Jones on the Knights Templar, the Medieval secret society that inspired "The Da Vinci Code".
President Clinton is the featured speaker at the opening night of the Democratic Convention. His vice president, Al Gore, now becomes the party’s presidential nominee. Diane and her guests talk about Clinton’s legacy and what it means to Gore and the Democrats in this election year.
- David Maraniss Associate editor at the Washington Post and author of numerous books, including "When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi" and "First in His Class: A Biography of Bill Clinton." Recipient of the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting.
- Dr. Joyce Ladner Senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and former professor of sociology at Howard University
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