KING 5's Jean Enersen newest Northwest Newsmakers special airs Dec. 20. Watch her interviews with:

* Sidney Rittenberg, an American journalist who spent decades in China working with Chairman Mao and other founders of the communist state.

* Stephanie Coontz, the Evergreen State College professor who's an expert on the evolving roles and relationships between men and women.

* Kirsten Grind, author of The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual -- The Biggest Bank Failure in American History.

* Colin Powell, retired U.S. Army General, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and former U.S. Secretary of State.

* Chris Gregoire, Washington's soon-to-be-former governor.

* Stephanie McCleary, the woman who successfully challenged how Washington state funds public schools.

The show includes a short update on Rick Steves, the travel guru who pushed hard for Washington's new marijuana law.

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