Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – August 25, 2008

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Antiwar Activists Take to the Streets to "Defend Denver"; Rick MacArthur: "You Can’t Be President: The Outrageous Barriers to Democracy in America"; Massive Security Operation Mobilized for DNC; AT&T Throws Party to Support Dems Who Voted to Grant Telecoms Immunity for Illegal Domestic Wiretapping; A Debate on Sen. Joe Biden’s Foreign Policy Record Between Steve Clemons and Stephen Zunes.

Headlines

    * Obama Taps Joe Biden to Be His Running Mate
    * Nader Describes Biden as the “MasterCard Senator”
    * McCain Issues Obama Attack Ad Using Biden’s Words
    * Over 1,000 Protesters March to Pepsi Center in Denver
    * US-Led Air Strike Kills up to 90 Afghan Civilians
    * Russian Upper House Back Breakaway Regions of Georgia
    * Free Gaza Boats Arrive in Gaza with Humanitarian Aid
    * Report: US to Deploy Missile Radar System in Israel
    * China Deports US Pro-Tibet Activists
    * Court Rules UK to Release Info about Gitmo Detainee
    * War Resister Robin Long Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison
    * Bush-Appointed Immigration Judges Reject Asylum Cases at Higher Rate

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