Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – August 24, 2005

The Cannon of Christianity: Pat Robertson Calls for the Assassination of Hugo
Chavez
Christian televangelist Pat Robertson set off an international firestorm this
week when he called for the assassination of Venezuela’s democratically elected
president Hugo Chavez. We speak with journalist and author Chris Hedges and
attorney Michal Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights.

Hybrid Cars: How Alternative Technologies Are Shaping the Future of Car Travel
We take a look at sustainable energy solutions as gas prices skyrocket, focusing
on the increasingly popular hybrid cars. We speak with the founder of hybridcars.com
and go to an interview with an activist from the alternative energy movement.
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