That Democracy Show
rlpaulproductions and WAMU - Washington, DC
How do American youth deal with politics, power, race, fairness and government? Comedy Central's Mo Rocca hosted this three-hour live special, giving youth a chance to discuss and argue their views of democracy and the culture it has spawned. During the show, listeners joined a live Webcast and online chat about democracy, and called in.

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Whose Vote Counts?
American RadioWorks and the Center for Investigative Reporting - St. Paul, MN
In the last presidential election, as many as six million votes weren't counted because of antiquated voting machines and confusion at the polls. America pledged to overhaul its voting system, but are we ready for 2004? American RadioWorks and the Center for Investigative Reporting try to find out. (51:45)

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Independent Media in a Time of War and Elections
Democracy Now! - New York, NY
Democracy Now!'s live hour broadcast links the invasion and occupation of Iraq and the human stories of both Iraqis and U.S. soldiers and their families, to Washington power politics and the presidential election. Join Amy Goodman at the Media Reform Conference in Madison for an online chat on Nov. 8. (59:00)

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Politics as Family
NHPR - New Hampshire
Many Americans eye politics with suspicion. Itís seen as a world of clout, back room deals and less than sincere efforts to do public good. But for families long involved in the process, those elements are only part of the story. For one family in New Hampshire that grew up with politics around the kitchen table, itís too easy to call it dirty. (7:00)

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What Can I Say?
Sara Fishko/WNYC - New York City
Right now, as "loyalty" and "treason" are being redefined by world events, so are cultural expressions of patriotism and dissent. From "message" pictures in the old Hollywood, to morale-building songs, to satirists' comic visions, politics and mass culture have been inexorably linked. (54:06)

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