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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The Next Generation: Democracy on Campus
Michigan Radio - Southern Michigan
No one can predict the future, but today's political movements hint at the direction democracy is taking. On university campuses, students are more active than they have been in a decade. Tracy Samilton of Michigan Radio visits the University of Michigan - birthplace of Students for a Democratic Society - for a picture of student participation in democracy. (7:13)

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Small Business Trumps Large in Political Giving
Marketplace - Los Angeles
The auto industry often ranks near the top of political giving -- but its the auto dealers whose checks often lead to a bigger payoff. And, the auto dealers have a larger role in local communities. Bill Poorman explores the role of small business in politics. (03:01)

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Training Camp for Campaigners
KERA - Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
Politics can be a cynical, cutthroat business - one that turns the public off as much as it entertains it. And yet it's an essential industry in our democracy. Here's an inside look at a weekend initiation of the next generation of political consultants and campaign professionals. (07:07)

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