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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Sesh Kannan - Washington, DC
Overcoming fear, isolation, and prejudice, Muslims in Northern Virginia have staked a claim in the future of U.S. democracy. A new political action committee called the Platform for Active Civil Empowerment is rallying local Muslims to be politically active to register to vote, fundraise, and support political candidates. (06:30)
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Studio 360 Explores Art and Democracy
Studio 360/WNYC - New York City
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright joins Kurt Andersen to talk about what kind of art a democratic society produces — and if there's really such a thing as democratic art. We look at voting for your art, on American Idol and in movie focus groups. We hear how jazz broke down hierarchies and changed our politics. And we visit the Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Plaza in Albany, New York, a place one critic called an example of fascist architecture.

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Lessons from the fall: A losing candidate's reflections
Minnesota Public Radio - St. Paul, Minn.
For every candidate who wins an election, there is another who experiences the agony of defeat. Many of them are newcomers to the world of politics, who get an eye-opening look at the inside of a campaign, from door knocking to raising money. (03:58)

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