Demos Fellow and voting expert Tova Andrea Wang on voter supression. Tova outlines the history of voter suppression in the US and how it went from a local problem to a national - and Republican - strategy in the 1960's. Tova's new book, The Politics of Voter Supression from the The Century Foundation is ripping the mask off of the so-called voter fraud scam being used by Republicans nationwide to suppress voting in Democratic districts. The charges against a major Republican voter registration firm - the Romney campaign firm - this week underscores how keeping people from the polls has become an integral part of Tea Party and Republican victories, threatening to end demomcracy as we know it in America. 2:08 pm
Geoffrey Lean of the London Daily Telegraph reports on the problems with high speed rail in London - similar to those in California, and how biofuels are threatening the world's food supply. Geoffrey is a 3-time winner of the UK Pulitzer prize and former Editor of the UNEP's environmental website. He is our regular environmental correspondent and gives us a look at the world every week through British eyes. 2:20 pm ET.
Kara McGraw joins is at 2:40 for Music Friday. Kara combines theater and pop music for a sound unique in the nation. Her new album, The Hound and the Hare will make you laught, cry and hum all day.
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